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  • Flashback Friday: A look at cell phones before the iPhone

    MILWAUKEE — It’s Flashback Friday — and we’re taking a look at cell phones before the iPhone. Rich DeMuro joins FOX6 WakeUp to explain.

  • Valentine’s Day tech tips: Have a great date even at the last minute

    MILWAUKEE — From what to watch on Netflix to using Alexa to find the perfect date night dessert. We have a roundup of all the cool things you can source for Valentine’s Day thanks to technology! For more info check out Rich’s blog post: http://richontech.tv/2019/02/as-seen-on-tv/valentines-day-tech-tips/

  • Simple ways to keep your phone, laptop and smart speakers from spying on you

    Apple’s FaceTime flaw has us wondering how else we can be hacked! Here are some simple ways to protect your privacy from spying gadgets including your phone, laptop and smart speakers. Just how bad is Apple’s FaceTime flaw, which lets someone secretly listen in on your microphone? “It gives them a black eye on privacy and a bit on security that they were vulnerable in this way,” said Lou Rabon, a cybersecurity specialist and owner of Cyber Defense Groupin Los Angeles. Lou […]

  • June Smart Oven uses artificial intelligence to recognize the food you put inside

    A high tech oven that recognizes the food you put inside and figures out how to cook it! There are several smart oven startups on the market and they all want to change the way we cook dinner! Recently, we met up with Matt Van Horn, the co-founder and CEO of June. They’re making an oven with a camera inside that automatically recognizes your food and helps you cook it perfectly! Think of it as an oven with the smarts of […]

  • Buying a TV for the big game? Here are the latest TV technology terms explained

    Super Bowl is a great excuse to buy a new big screen and retailers know it! Here are the latest TV terms explained so you know what to look for in your next set. It’s the time of the year when prices are once again slashed on TV models – but understanding today’s TV terminology seems like it might require an engineering degree! Recently, I chatted with Andru Edwards, a gadget reviewer who runs Gear Live, for the inside scoop on […]

  • New GPS trackers for kids: Jiobit, Coolpad Dyno Smartwatch

    Technology is giving us the ability to see where our kids are in real time! Here are two new options for GPS kid trackers.  Lots of parents are interested in technology that helps them track their kids, but the options are pretty limited if you don’t want to give them a smartphone at such a young age. Here’s a look at two new GPS trackers made just for kids! Jiobit  Jiobit is a tiny clip-on tracker that can be used […]

  • The Razor cellphone might be making a comeback

    MILWAUKEE — The Razor cellphone might be making a comeback. Plus, Verizon is offering free Apple music with some of their plans. Rich DeMuro joins FOX6 WakeUp with a tech smart update.

  • Nike unveils its second-generation self-lacing sneakers

    Nike unveils its second-generation self-lacing sneakers, 30 years after the original debut in Back to the Future. You know that feeling when your shoelaces start to get loose, and then they come untied? Well, future generations might never know what it feels like. That’s because Nike’s newest kicks don’t have any laces, and they aren’t exactly slip ons, either. At an event in New York City, the company unveiled the second generation self-lacing sneakers, called Nike Adapt BB, as in basketball. […]

  • Hero Smart Appliance is a high tech pill box

    A new smart appliance called Hero is a high tech way to organize and take medications. Even the best-intentioned folks can have trouble taking their medications: you might miss a dose or get off schedule, especially when you have a lot of prescriptions to take. Now, a new smart appliance called Hero aims to help. “The fact that only 50 percent of people take their medication is pretty good,” explained Kal Vepuri, founder and CEO of Hero. He believes his device – a […]

  • Tech on display at CES 2019 in Las Vegas

    Every year the tech world converges in Las Vegas for a week filled with the latest innovations. Here’s a look at everything from foldable phones to wall-sized TV’s. Here’s a look at some of the fun gadgets we saw so far at CES 2019. Want to check out some more? Be sure to follow me on Instagram! Mentioned: Foldable Tablet from Royole FlexPai LG Rollable TV Google Assistant Amusement Park Ride Sphero Specdrums $15,000 Japanese Massage Chair Samsung Wall TV and Bot […]

  • CES 2019: Laundry-folding robot

    From CES 2019: Rich DeMuro checks out a laundry folding robot called the Foldimate. It’s expected to cost $1,000 when it’s available for the consumer market.

  • Latest tech on display at CES 2019 in Las Vegas

    Every year the tech world converges in Las Vegas for a week filled with the latest innovations. Here’s a look at everything from foldable phones to wall-sized TV’s. Here’s a look at some of the fun gadgets we saw so far at CES 2019. Want to check out some more? Be sure to follow me on Instagram! Mentioned: Foldable Tablet from Royole FlexPai LG Rollable TV Google Assistant Amusement Park Ride Sphero Specdrums $15,000 Japanese Massage Chair Samsung Wall TV and […]

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