Upgrade to WP 2.1.2 immediately

Based on this news bulletin I’m performing an upgrade during the next few hours resulting in periodic downtime; Long story short: If you downloaded WordPress 2.1.1 within the past 3-4 days, you...

Real-time Web Metrics

Akamai handles 20% of the world’s total Web traffic, providing a unique view into what’s happening on the Web – what events are generating traffic, how much, from where, and why. Bo...

Yahoo rubbishes Google usability

Yahoo says they are a better service than Google. They are boasting what Google is lacking compared to Yahoo and have facts behind such claims. Poor usability is the main reason behind the limited ad...

Finding a good webhost

Over the years I’ve tried numerous webhosting companies and even if they look equal on “paper” there’s huge variations in the service they’re actually providing. As a ru...

Your site’s page rank in Google™

Have you ever wondered how your site is being ranked by Google™? Well the guys at PR checker seams to have figured it out. Not only can you look up any website or page you can also get a tiny snipple...

WordPress 2.1 installed

Just a few minutes ago I upgraded my WordPress installation from version 2.05 to the latest available version (2.1 Ella). In total, including backup routines and uploading, it was all done in less th...

Upgrading in general

I have just finished setting up a brand new theme at Blogvaria and are naturally very curious as to how this new layout will work with the forthcoming release of WordPress 2.1. I do hope it’s o...

Ares 2 is finally out

Ares is a free open source file sharing program that enables users to share any digital file including images, audio, video, software, documents, etc. After a very long time running on 1.9.x versions...

Safe remote computer access

This article will try to point out how I believe you should/could access a remote PC. The main factors are Safe and Easy. I will also introduce a great service that allows you complete control from a...

Testing the YouTube plugin…

By installing Robert Buzink’s YouTube Brackets you can easily embed YouTube videos directly in your WordPress blog, even if you’re hosting it yourself. All you need to remember after acti...