Have you ever played a mobile game (the new definition of mobile "entertainment")? Clash of Clans, Angry Birds, Candy Crush Saga, Bubble Witch, Pokemon Go, or any of the other 'pay-to-play' games? If so, you might not be surprised to find out that your gaming experience is not exactly what it appears to be. On … Continue reading Is Mobile Gaming Entertainment the New ‘Legal’ Gambling (for adults AND children)?
A 3.2 Out of 10. Well ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages - since it was Star Wars, I decided to waste more money than we could really afford this Christmas and go see the new Star Wars franchise movie, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. And - my feelings are mixed. … Continue reading Movie Review – Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly (Spoilers)
I just recently published a cry for Americans to speak out, explaining just how bad the landscape looks for the end of Net Neutrality (here). Today, December 14, 2017, the Federal Communications Commission, a pawn to the largest media moguls like AT&T, Verizon, Comcast, and others (and if you don't understand that, read my article), … Continue reading The End of Net Neutrality … A Sad End for the Republic.
So, here is the most recent email header spam from Fandango (for the new Star Wars flop ... um, I mean "movie"): You know ... like the bullies said back in school: Don't be a loser. Don't be the outcast. Don't be weird. Don't be stupid. Everyone else is doing it. And so on ... … Continue reading Do Corporations Bully?
So - I am already not a big fan of Netfirm's services. They are overpriced for the amount of service with limited space and options (for anyone who wants to host their own internet domain/database). There are the dumbed-down and ineffective "helper" applications - but they suck (almost as much as the cost/service). And, even … Continue reading An Interesting Thing Happened on the Way to Tech Support … And the 7 Stages of Grief!