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Tech Frustration Friday For 3/28/14

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Tech Frustration Friday For 2/28/14: Dead Printer Edition

Who among us can’t relate to this situation?!  

A New App Permissions Bugaboo: What Is The AuthToken Permission?

  Oooh, what a shocker: today’s Amazon Free App of the Day, Pivvot (note: it’s free today only, anyone reading this after 2/1/14 will find it’s no longer free), is being trashed in 1-star reviews by people who are claiming its permissions list proves it’s malware and/or spyware. Some of those hysterical, paranoid types are [… Read More]

Tech Frustration Friday For 1/17/14

For those days when you can’t afford to stay home to meet the installer between the hours of 8am to 4pm.  

Stop Freaking Out About Ads In Apps, And Stop With The Undeserved 1-Star Reviews!

I’m a pretty easygoing sort, but I’m getting increasingly frustrated with the actions of well-meaning, but often misinformed, consumers who think they’re doing the world at large a favor by making it their personal mission in life to smear as many apps and developers as possible with 1-star reviews when: 1) the app is ad-supported [… Read More]