Shine a light on me.

I don’t have a smart phone and things like this are why I will never get a smart phone.


Your “smartphone” is a computer (let us repeat that, your smartphone is a computer), more computer than NASA had to land a man on the Moon, and when is the last time you loaded a virus checker or Malware scanner on it?

“Huh?”  You reply.  But Apps are programs and contain as many potential risks as it can provide useful and safe programs.  I checked Android Central, a popular spot for information and links to smartphone apps, and found over 14K of links searching for “flashlight“,  only 107 hits on “malware“.


About On the North River

Forty years toiled in the Tel-com industry, married for 36 years widowed at sixty-one. Tea Party supporter. Do like to kayak, cook, take photos, bike, watch old movies and read.
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