Remove Spigot Malware on Mac

Apps Like 'TuneUp' Bundled with Yahoo Adware

Beware of adware and malware on the Mac. It can’t do much damage on OS X (macOS), but it’s incredibly annoyingly and trivial to remove.

I first came across the Mac app TuneUp a few years ago. It was essentially an iTunes extension that helps you clean up your library by identifying unnamed songs and adding track names and cover art.

Like many others, my iTunes music collection largely halted a few years ago with the advent of Spotify. 

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GOTB – Year in Review 2016

Well that flew by didn’t it. Last year saw the inaugural review of this blog’s output, and thankfully things have gone onwards and upwards from there.

Stats

  • 2016 saw 8,365 unique visitors to the site overall (up from 5,292 in 2015).
  • December 2016 was the highest month on record with 1,295 views.
  • Over half the views were from the UK, USA second and Canada third.

Articles

This year saw 23 articles published. Not nearly as many as I’d hoped but still a step in the right direction.

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Photographer Chris Porsz recreates Peterborough photos 40 years later

Photo © by Chris Porsz/Geoff Robinson

Back in the late 1970s paramedic Chris Porsz used to take photos in his spare time around the streets of Peterborough. Now, several decades later, he has spent the last few years recreating these shots with the original participants for his new book ‘Reunions’.

Upon rediscovering his original photos in 2009, Chris sent some shots to the Peterborough Telegraph which published them over several weeks asking the public to get in touch if they recognised anyone in the images.

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