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Wednesday, 26 March 2014 04:58

The problem with Bitcoins

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The Problem with Bitcoins Why I don't think Bitcoins will fare out well over time. The problem as we have seen is the exchanges. When bitcoin first came out I thought that this was not such a great I thought this for the following reasons: You can lose them should your hard drive fail. Hackers can either delete them or steal them. Exchanging them for cash maybe a problem. As it turns out hackers became…
Thursday, 04 July 2013 19:44

Avoid Scams

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How to protect yourself from a Scam There are many scams on the internet and I will list just a few of them to teach you how to best avoid them. First I will make it clear on what the methods are that scammers use. Scammer prey on those that are in financial problems! Why do they do this? Because if a person is in financial trouble they are easy prey. It's easy to try…
Saturday, 22 June 2013 23:36

The Cloud has got you

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Do you have Complaints about  Windows 8 Well don't expect Microsoft to worry about it much. The agenda is clear and your going to have to use what they tell you to use. For one thing is for sure and that is the Cloud has you and there is no escape. Just what is the Cloud and why worry about it? The Cloud was a plan hatched by Oracle almost 20 years ago where they…
Saturday, 08 June 2013 12:31

Advertising on Facebook

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Is Facebook a Failure when it comes to Advertising We really never did much with social websites up until now but it seems our first experience with Facebook was an eye opener! It seems Facebook somehow suspected I was not me and suspended the account. Now that is an understandable thing as we do have to stand vigilant on Credit Card fraud. But after seeing how their system works I canceled the Ad account. As…
Friday, 21 December 2012 18:40

Tips for Spam Assassin

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Helpful tips for Spam Assassin Many hosts use Spam Assassin to block Spam. Some of the problems are that spammers get around it and I will show you how to solve this problem. Spam Assassin has a folder it creates on you account root. Within that folder is a file named auto-whitelist. This is where the problem begins for most. A spammer sends you an email which maybe nothing more than a question. You reply…
Tuesday, 06 November 2012 16:29

Cpanel to make most requested changes

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  Cpanel To make Most Requested Changes Two changes we requested have been accepted by Cpanel and we are looking forward to them in up coming releases. The Add-on Domain will now be created at the account Root rather than as a sub domain. I am looking forward to them implementing this as the current method of adding it as a sub domain has many problems. Under the current structure if a client wants to…
Monday, 14 May 2012 16:51

The downside of unlimited hosting

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Growing problems for unlimited hosting I am seeing more problems taking place for hosting companies offering unlimited plans. I have found a few small web developers that are adding client sites to their unlimited hosting plans. Most clients don't know what they are supposed to get with a hosting plan so it's quite easy to add them to an existing unlimited plan which to the client seems ok. As time goes by this will become…
Wednesday, 02 May 2012 17:51

Outstanding job by MIT for YouTomb

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MIT has created YouTomb which lists YouTube video violations. Having seen so many videos on YouTube that were expressing outraged at Ron Paul's 2008 account being removed I decided to check out how to find out if there is any info that can be found as to what may have happened. What I found was quite remarkable. MIT has a website called YouTomb This site has a full listing of all videos and under…
Tuesday, 27 March 2012 13:48

End of Zend

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The End of Zend Many software use Zend encoding for security reasons but this will not be for long. As it turns out applications that have been built on Zend will no longer work with PHP 5.3 Software companies have to provide a PHP 5.3 Zend version of their software and this version will not work on older versions of PHP Many Shopping Carts and other types of software will just stop working if your…
Monday, 12 March 2012 18:32

Search Engine abuse

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Spamming Search Engines We have run into some new type of search engine spam and have notified 4 major search engines of our findings. I don't want to go into details at this point but as we are looking to find the source of it. If you think spamming search engines will help your ranking you are mistaken. Search engine spam hurts search engines as it uses up resources and the majors don't look at this…
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