| Aug 5, 2010
Gayle Anderson was live in Altadena for "CHEAP FIREPROOFING".
The Insurance Information Network of California (IINC) offers several suggestions for fireproofing your home cheaply during wildfire season. California homeowners can take simple steps to...
| May 20, 2011
Q: I will be in the market for a new home PC, as well as will my significant other. I need to have some consulting assistance in choosing a PC and external hard drives, not only for backup but for maintaining my vast file of photos, which I have been busy...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Timing is everything if you're trying to get the best deal on a computer, airfares, cars and even stocks.
Surveys indicate that there are days and times of the month when you are more likely to get a bargain. Online retailers, for instance, lower...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Glendale officials plan to revamp information technology and purchasing operations in order to save money and protect against liability issues regarding software licensing.
The moves come after the city’s internal auditor reviewed city purchases...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 4:28 AM
TEMECULA, Calif. -- Attention holiday shoppers: your cell phone may be tracked this year.
Starting on Black Friday and running through New Year's Day, two U.S. malls -- Promenade Temecula in southern California and Short Pump Town Center in Richmond, Va....
| Nov 23, 2011
With more shoppers than ever turning to mobile devices and computers for holiday shopping, many are inadvertently leaving themselves vulnerable to online fraud and scams. Here are 10 ways to avoid becoming a victim this holiday season:
Stay away from...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:57 PM
That download of an Angry Birds app, Katy Perry song, or "Captain America" movie could end up costing consumers more, thanks to a "digital products" tax proposal that's being pushed in Annapolis this year by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
The bill is part of a...
| Oct 12, 2009
Imagine a mini personal trainer strapped around your biceps as you work out at the gym or pull weeds in the yard. It counts the calories you burn and later relays the information to a software program on your computer to create a personalized plan of...
| Feb 24, 2008
The average American home contains 25 consumer electronics devices. So to go green, start with what you've got.
First, get a handle on your current electricity usage. A device called Kill A Watt, from P3 International Corp., makes for a nifty parlor game...
| Jun 16, 2008
Many households may be facing higher energy costs this summer, all the more reason to learn to curb cost and offset some of the increase.
With some smart planning and changes in your household habits, you can make up the difference by turning your...
| Jan 17, 2010
When President Obama announced plans in April to spend $13 billion in federal stimulus funds on developing high-speed rail in America, he invoked the usual role models -- Japan, China and France -- as examples of fast-train culture.
He also praised...