Archive for August, 2015

Welcome To Free Music Monday! Today I’m sharing a great find: Five Seven Presents: Tour Odyssey (4/5 stars, currently FREE) includes two tracks each from just five artists, but they’re all pretty strong: Dirty Heads, Shiny Toy Guns, Nico Vega, Oh No Fiasco and Midi Matilda.     Dirty Heads play ska- and reggae-flavored indie […]

Free App Friday For 8/21/15: Utilities

Posted August 21, 2015 By Mom

Free App Friday! The special Free App Friday posts I ran for the past two Fridays, each one focusing in on a specific type of app, have proven so popular that I’m doing it again. Today, it’s all about free utility apps. Remember that free apps may include in-app purchase (IAP) options or be ad-supported, […]

*SIGH* I’ve been a happy Verizon Fios customer for many years and have recommended it to others repeatedly during those years, but things are about to change.   Meet The New Boss Verizon has been slowly, quietly getting out of the broadband, video streaming and landline business bit by bit, and the states that are […]

You may have been hearing about Facebook’s ambition to become your one-stop web destination, for everything from socializing to shopping. News is one subject people have not traditionally looked for on Facebook, but the recent expansion of the Trending News feature is intended to change that.   Trending: It’s No Longer Just About Gossip & […]

Many news outlets are reporting a new email phishing scam that specifically targets toll road users, though it seems a lot like the same scam I reported on last summer. Toll road users across the country are getting bogus email notices of unpaid tolls (tap or click on image below to view an enlarged version […]