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Tech Q&A: Printers, Wi-Fi and more

Sun Nov 08 04:14:35 EST 2015 | Fox News
Want to keep your printer safe, improve your Wi-Fi and shop safely online? Then read this column. Does a printer have memory? Q. I'm getting rid of my old all-in-one printer and buying a new one. Is there anything I need to do before I sell it or give it away? A. Before letting go of any electronic gadget, you need to make sure it doesn't contain any personal information. A standalone printer doesn't retain anything, but an all-in-one might have saved documents, scans, print logs or fax logs. To..

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Paying for your holiday travel with your credit card to get points, miles and cash-back rewards is a no-brainer. But if you really want to take advantage of all the travel-fri..
Want to keep your printer safe, improve your Wi-Fi and shop safely online? Then read this column. Does a printer have memory? Q. I'm getting rid of my old all-in-one printer and bu..
If you’ve always dreamed of seeing Monica in concert, here’s your chance to do it — for free! We’re giving away 10 pairs of tickets to Monica’s Code Red Experience Tour show at Clu..
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) 93%, as promised, released all his AmEx bills from his time in the Florida legislature and the Washington Post and POLITICO find nothing amiss. Stunned? Yea..
Pay for your summer vacation with your holiday spending: This is a great time to sign up for a credit card in pursuit of sign-up bonuses. That’s because most sign-up bonuses c..
CROYDON, N.H. — Hilary and Shane Lentz were hooked on the idea of a tiny house, but they weren't sure the reality would be so appealing. Their curiosity led them to the hills of Ne..
Joe Raedle / Getty Images Loyalty cards are a pain. I never seem to have the one I need on me when I'm checking out at a store. Walgreens is making sure its 80 milli..
I know, it’s almost a blasphemous headline, and I can feel the comments system bracing itself for impact even before anyone has read a word of my arguments. Especially as Apple has..
CLEVELAND, OH -- Just in time for that Thanksgiving travel rush, some incredible steals have just made their way to the sale aisle if you use the right coupon. First and most impor..
Presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has found himself at the center of a political storm, but his voting record and policy positions aren't drawing the unwanted attention...
Across the country, more businesses are letting the curious try out tiny living. Caravan, a hotel in Portland, offers six tiny houses ranging from 84 to 170 square feet, for $145 a..
Credit card debt is like a holiday fruitcake: It can last for a surprisingly long time, and usually you're better off without it. Even so, many people already know they're goi..
Photo: Luca Bruno, AP Apple CEO Tim Cook, right, listens to former Italian premier and President of Bocconi University Mario Monti as they attend the inauguration of the academic y..
Tesla Motors might be losing money hand over fist, but it doesn't mean there aren't startups keen to compete with the now-infamous EV automaker. One taking direct aim at Elon Musk ..
Back in August, we told you about Jia Yueting, a Chinese entrepreneur who created LeTV (China's answer to Netflix). The billionaire techie had announced his intention to take ..
Here are vacation rentals that pride themselves on being up close and personal to nature. Name: www.naturalretreats.com What it does: The website offers a hand-selected roster of r..
Traveling abroad is inherently thrilling — but then there’s that interminable, soul-sucking trek to get there. In the future, things might be very different. Imagine an eight-hour ..
Faraday Future, a mysterious electric car start-up taking shape in Nissan’s former U.S. sales office in Gardena, said it plans to sell its first vehicle in 2017 and is looking to m..
In this Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 photo, Hilary Lentz, of Pittsburgh, Pa., and her husband Shane leave the tiny house which they rented for a weekend in Croydon, N.H. As the tiny hous..
In this Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 photo, Hilary Lentz, of Pittsburgh, Pa., and her husband Shane leave the tiny house which they rented for a weekend in Croydon, N.H. As the tiny hous..
Hilary and Shane Lentz were hooked on the idea of a tiny house, but they weren't sure the reality would be so appealing. Their curiosity led them to the hills of New Hampshire, whe..
Bellevue-based Outerwall said Tuesday it will acquire Boston company Gazelle, an e-commerce site for selling used electronics, for $18 million. Outerwall, which operates Redbox, ec..
Flying over Thanksgiving: For many, a necessary evil. With airfare averaging $322 per ticket this year according to Hopper, how's a traveler to save money and make it to their dest..
The airline industry is pocketing more revenue than ever from passenger fees. By the end of the year, the world's airlines are expected to collect $59.2 billion in passenger fees a..
Whether your Thanksgiving plans include hitting the stores early or intentionally boycotting "Black Thursday" sales, most Americans have at least one thing in common on Turkey Day:..
HONG KONG The biggest Chinese airline said Thursday its chairman is being investigated by the country's anti-corruption agency. China Southern Airlines said Si Xianmin is being inv..
Apple could launch an all-metal, 4-inch iPhone alongside the iPhone 7, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.  The phone would "resemble an upgraded iPhone 5S" with..
Samsung’s payment service is already quite different from its rivals as it supports both NFC and MST, support for both technologies allows the service to essentially be used at all..
Android Pay is still trying to convince you to reach for their phone instead of your wallet. Toward that effort, Google has pushed out some fixes and new features in version 1.1 of..
In a date that mirrors the well-known July 11 free Slurpee promotion, 7-Eleven will allow customers to name their own price for a Slurpee on November 7. That’s 7/11 and 11/7, if yo..
The best thing about this 800-year-old city in northern Thailand's Golden Triangle is what lies beyond it. Sure, there's the wonderful night market, Hilltribe Museum and glimmering..
E-taxi company Hailo has launched a new service that lets any taxi driver in London accept credit card payments with just their badge number. First introduced in Ireland last week,..
At long last, you can create a fantasy suit of armor for your cats without breaking the bank. Thingverse user PrintThatThing has created a downloadable design for a feline suit of ..
Sometimes, it’s annoying to watch television and see ads for businesses or products that don’t exist in your area, like the Sonic ads on cable that taunted us here in the Northeast..
There's nothing like going home for the holidays. That's why it's so important to find ways to battle the inevitable holiday travel prices. Flight prices will increase during Thank..