Category Archives: News

Alert: The Death Of Skype 7 Again

So Skype was going to kill the loved version 7 until it wasn’t going to kill the loved version 7. However, now Skype is going to kill the loved version 7 again.  Makes sense right?

FYI – Presidential Alert System Test (USA)

FYI to all those in the USA with a cell phone, which basically includes the entire population over the age of 3. Presidential Alert System Test (USA) Today at approximately 2:18p  (EDT) / 11:18a (PDT) virtually all cell phones in the US will receive a

Classic Skype Is Not Dead Yet

This post goes out to all of those “Old School” folks that use Skype, and who were dreading the impending death of Skype 7.0 (AKA Classic Skype). Per Microsoft’s previous statements, as of September 1st, everyone was going to be required to move to the

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Parents Watch Out For The Momo Challenge

Once you think you have heard of the craziest/scariest/dangerous challenge going around the internet something else even worse comes along. From the tide pod challenge, condom challenge, kiki challenge, inmyfeelings challenge, crazy, scary, and dangerous just seems to be a normal thing. The latest challenge

Gaming: Nintendo Switch Online Pre-Sale

Those with an Xbox are very familiar with Xbox Live Gold or for Playstation with the Playstation Network. It’s now time for those with an Nintendo Switch to get familiar with the Nintendo Switch Online.  The Nintendo Switch Online Network is slated to launch in

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Final 48 Hrs For Yahoo Messenger

So we have reached the Final 48 Hrs for Yahoo Messenger.  Yahoo Messenger which was one of the first mass accepted instant messenger application has been helping people communicate since it was first released on March 9th, 1998 (Originally released as Yahoo! Pager).

Update on E3 MS Gamepass Announcement

Update – June 11th.  Microsoft has now added the titles to Xbox Gamepass. Update on E3 MS Gamepass Announcement. During Sunday’s Microsoft E3 press conference, it was announced that 3 major titles will be coming to Xbox Gamepass starting immediately. Seems Microsoft ran into an

Microsoft 2018 E3 Press Conference

It’s now Microsoft’s turn for a press conference at E3.  For those not familiar with E3, it’s the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3).  The premier trade event for the video game industry, used by many developers, publishers, and hardware and accessory manufacturers to introduce and advertise upcoming games

Yahoo Messenger Shutting Down

So it seems another anchor of the 90’s internet is now going away. According to a message posted today on the Yahoo help page, Messenger will be  shutting down in July.