Archive for February, 2017

Amazongeddon II: Checking Amazon Server Status

Posted February 28, 2017 By Mom

#Amazongeddon II, The Force Stays Asleep, happened today. In other words a bunch of Amazon’s servers went down, resulting in a temporary interruption in Amazon’s Alexa Voice Service, other Amazon services, and an interruption or slowdown in service for lots of other sites whose software also resides on those servers. I’ve written about checking Amazon […]

2/27/17 Movie Monday: Standup Comedy

Posted February 26, 2017 By Mom

Welcome to DMM’s 2/27/17 Movie Monday, where I’ll help you tackle movie night with brief reviews of movies and videos you may have missed that are worth the rental or purchase. This week, I’m sharing some of my favorite picks from one of my favorite genres: Standup Comedy.     All of these have strong […]

Welcome to DMM’s 2/24/17 Freebie Friday! Today I’ve got a classical sampler that’s currently available for pre-order for free, and an album of music for meditation.     Today’s first freebie is The Classical Sampler from Affetto. 9 contemporary Classical tracks from modern composers. Piano, strings, and even some chorale.     Today’s second pick […]

2/20/17 Movie Monday: Tom Hanks Comedies

Posted February 19, 2017 By Mom

Welcome to DMM’s 2/20/17 Movie Monday, where I’ll help you tackle movie night with brief reviews of movies you may have missed that are worth the rental or purchase. This week’s focus is on lesser-known Tom Hanks comedies.     Hanks has been known primarily for his dramatic roles for quite some time, but he […]

2/17/17 Freebie Friday

Posted February 16, 2017 By Mom

2/17/17 Freebie Friday: Apps Here are ten currently bestselling free apps from AI Factory Limited and KARMAN Games, all rated 4/5 stars or better. 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 […]