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Getting Your Music Into Amazon Music Library

Posted November 26, 2015 By Mom

This is a cross-posting of an article I wrote for my Love My Echo site, but the information in it isn’t just for Echo owners: it’s for anyone who wants to get their digital music library into Amazon Music Library, whether from their own computers or a different cloud storage service (like iCloud). Once your […]

TODAY ONLY (11/25/25), Verizon’s running a Thanksgetting promotion on Amazon that offers everyone, not just Verizon customers, the opportunity to get a selection of 9 movies, 18 TV episodes, 10 MP3 songs, 5 Android apps and 5 Fire TV apps FOR FREE! I’ve already added a bunch of these things to my own digital library, […]

Facebook-ery: Turn Off Notifications

Posted November 24, 2015 By Mom

You know how, when one of your Facebook friends has some news deserving of congratulations or condolences/support, you leave a comment to congratulate or comfort your friend, and then you keep getting pings the whole rest of that day—or maybe even that entire week!—every time someone else leaves a comment on the same thread? It’s […]

It used to be Black Friday. Then came Cyber Monday. Then came Countdown to Black Friday. Any way you slice it, people are starting their holiday shopping earlier every year. To help out, I’m offering my Where Did I Put It?, Gift Tagger, and all the other bestselling Digital Media Mom for 99 cents each […]

I’ve posted about the whole Cloud Library vs. Device Library concept before, but since I keep seeing confusion about it in various discussion groups and in questions from readers, and a bunch of people are sure to get new Fire tablets and Kindle ereaders as holiday gifts, I figured it’s a good time to cover […]