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Free Apps Can Have Hidden Privacy Risks
Senior Planet, AARP Offer Free Apps Classes
For privacy, ask Google to blur your house or car’s image
European Commission calls for one style as standard for phones, games, tablets
Did you know you can 'rent' a variety of songs from classics to new?
Ways you use your device — calling and texting, browsing the web, streaming — will help you decide
Apple's iOS 15 is available, Android's 12 update will be released soon, and they're both free
Smartphone cameras are better than ever — but not perfect. These gadgets can help
Before buying, figure out your needs — and what you can afford
Follow these steps to cut back on automated messages from telemarketers to scammers
To help keep your online activity secure, many newer cellphone plans allow this option
Cure your problems with weak signal strength, too few bars at the top of your screen
Program still has billions available to cut the cost of getting connected for those in financial need
The number of devices and what you do with them is part of equation for your best speed
Faster speeds, yes, but the smart home and internet of things will be built on them
Either built in or downloaded, these apps have made bulky desktop scanners unneccessary
What to do (or not) about digital eyestrain, especially as you put in more hours on small screens at home
Fend off aches and pains by investing in foot support, an upgraded mouse and keyboard or a standing desk
Easy recipes, cool kitchen hacks can get you cooking with ease
Spurring creativity and attracting younger fans, the popularity of typewriters is on the rise
Seeking to avoid COVID-19, some opt for high-tech exercise systems to get a workout
Devices reveal details about pup's activity, too
Try this tech for walkies, play, cleaning the litter box
Trackers can keep tabs on furry items in hiding
Understanding how to video chat can strengthen relationships with grandchildren during pandemic
Instructions for joining and hosting meetings, muting, chatting, screen sharing and more
The pros and cons of Apple FaceTime, Facebook Messenger Rooms, Google Meet, Skype and Zoom
These added features can keep your heart healthy — and may detect early signs of COVID-19
Caregivers and their loved ones can use the new features on a watch that all ages like to wear
'Big Brother' tech helps adult children keep a watchful eye on aging parents from afar
The pros and cons of online health for those over 50
How to schedule your first virtual visit
Some simple tech and you’re there
What to expect when you are sick or well
Insurance payments may depend on where you live
AARP’s book offers steps to protect safety and privacy on your cellphones, computers, smart devices
AARP’s podcast series takes you into the minds of con artists, shows you how to protect yourself
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From fleeceware to hard-to-cancel subscriptions to malicious code, here's what to look out for
A 'burner' number can be valuable when people and businesses want a contact
Take steps to protect yourself from fake mobile messages sent by cybercrooks
Don't let a hacker spy on your cellphone text messages, laptop browsing and typing of passwords
How to spot fake appeals for help before you make an online donation
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How you can use the video-based social network that's popular with teens and younger adults
Voice — hearing others and using your voice to speak — is the newest social media
Here's how to use the new feature, available for app users and coming soon to web browsers
It's time to take a look at Apple TV+, BET+, Disney+ and HBO Max and more
Museums, gaming expos and rereleases of classics offer flashback to teenage years
AVOD services let you choose what TV shows, movies you want to watch at your convenience
These secrets and shortcuts help you get more out of the popular video site
Some streaming services will help you remember the hi-fi quality of stereo records
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