Have you rebooted your router yet?

If you have a Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear or TP-Link router, please reboot it as soon as possible. You should also reboot your router if you have a QNAP network attached storage (NAS) device.

Click here to read more on VPNFilter.

More Scheduled To Be Destroyed ?

Last February I made a blog entry on the scheduled destruction of over 151,000 CDs at the CBC archives in Montreal and it appears the CBC are planning on destroying more to save space according to Friends.ca.

A petition is being made available via Friends.ca to demand the storage of these cultural resources. Please consider signing it. Thank you.

May The 4th Be With You

It’s Star Wars Day at Amazon Canada, Amazon International, Barnes & Noble and Indigo/Chapters. And I can’t wait until the release of “Solo” later this month.

I’m mostly a fan of the original, unadulterated films and their soundtracks, although I did like the very recent films, namely The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi and Rogue One.

Global Music Report Released

The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry released their global music report last Thursday and sales have gone up by 8.1% because of streaming, which had become more popular;Streaming revenues grew by 41% worldwide.

Click here for a link to the official IFPI blog entry on the “State Of The Industry” report.

Did You Miss Record Store Day?

Some of the participating retailers could still have some items on sale for the weekend. And deals can also be found at Amazon.ca, Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, Booksamillion.com and Records By Mail.

It’s Record Store Day !

For locations and details on what is being offered recordstoreday.ca. And don’t forget to look for those exclusive releases!