Paying for recorded music is a voluntary act -- you can get almost any tune you want on demand from streaming music services or YouTube. Of course, musicians wind up making little or no money from this arrangement, but thanks to crowd-funding, bands can get paid in advance of making a record. At least initially there are no freeloaders, so the band really has an incentive to record! The same Internet that made it harder than ever to make a living from recorded music has made it possible for bands to directly connect to their fans.
I have always been a big fan of the Food Network show Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives. In the show, Guy Fieri travels around the U.S. looking for small restaurants with a flavorful menu. After getting hooked on the show, each time I travel I try to look up local spots featured on the show, but navigating the Food Network site can be a chore (especially on a mobile device).
Diner Dash: Flo Through Time is an action-packed game in which users must use speed and skill to keep all of their hungry diners satisfied. Although the premise is simple, juggling all the game's tasks turns out to be quite a challenge.
It all starts when Grandma Florence has an accident with her time machine that sends her and granddaughter Flo hurtling through time. To earn enough money to repair the time machine and get home, Flo opens a restaurant, and this is where the fun begins. The first place we landed was in the Stone Age, and we … Read more