Archive for April, 2016

4/29/16 FreeApp Friday

Posted April 28, 2016 By Mom

Free App Friday! Here are some of the top 100 most downloaded AND highest-rated apps (4/5 stars or better) from Amazon’s Android App Store as of this writing. Remember that free apps may include in-app purchase (IAP) options or be ad-supported, but given that these apps have been given very high ratings by MANY consumers, […]

Spotify’s Been Hacked

Posted April 27, 2016 By Mom

As of this writing Spotify is denying their site has been hacked, but they offer no explanation for how hundreds of Spotify users’ login credentials and account details were leaked online. From TechCrunch: A list containing hundreds of Spotify account credentials – including emails, usernames, passwords, account type and other details – has popped up […]

4/25/16 Music Monday: Metal & Chamber Music

Posted April 24, 2016 By Mom

Welcome To Music Monday! Today I’m covering both ends of the musical spectrum with a 99 cent Chamber Music box set and a FREE Heavy Metal compilation album. First, it’s the beautiful Big Chamber Music Box, Volume 1 (5/5 stars, currently priced at 99 cents, 7+ hours of music).     Over seven hours of […]

Free App Friday: Game Room Classics Edition! All of this week’s free apps are based on classic games. Remember that free apps may include in-app purchase (IAP) options or be ad-supported, but given that these apps have been given very high ratings by MANY consumers, where IAP links or ads are present they must be […]

Windows Users: Uninstall QuickTime NOW

Posted April 20, 2016 By Mom

Just a quick, but VERY IMPORTANT advisory today. Word came from Apple late last week that a potentially catastrophic security hole has been found in the Windows version of their QuickTime video player software/web browser plugin, and APPLE HAS NO PLANS TO RELEASE A PATCH. Apple and Microsoft are BOTH warning Windows users to uninstall […]