Online virus scanner – Virus Total

VirusTotal is a service that analyses suspicious files and facilitates the quick detection of viruses, worms, Trojans, and all kinds of malware detected by antivirus engines. VirusTotal has been awar...

Web Design Survey 2007

In April 2007, A List Apart and An Event Apart conducted a survey of people who make websites. Close to 33,000 web professionals answered the survey’s 37 questions, providing the first data ever coll...

Flock – the Firefox alternative

It’s been a few years since I made the move from Microsoft’s Internet Explorer to Firefox, and today I found myself wondering if the time had come for yet another move. I’ve just be...

Remote Access for Mac

If you’re a Mac user and you want to access your computers remotely, then this Preview of LogMeIn Free provides a glimpse of what’s in store. Free and easy remote control that “just...

Never use Word as your Web editor

I’ve written a few news stories about Roger Marris, an Englishman diagnosed with an aggressive form of incurable NHL that has no known cause – Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma (one of many illnesses...

How to reduce SPAM email

Spam, or unsolicited “junk” email, is a common problem for people connected to the Internet. While it’s pretty easy to delete spam, it can take a long time to sort the spam from the...

Upgrading to Apache 2.2.6

Whenever a new release sees the day of light over at Apache I normally update immediately. This time however I couldn’t find the installer only the source files for Windows (yes I’m impat...

Check your web popularity

PopURI.us provides a tool to check at-a-glance the link popularity of any site based on its ranking (Google PageRank, Alexa Rank, Technorati etc.), social bookmarks (del.icio.us, etc), subscribers (B...

Free Remote Control Solution

TightVNC is a free remote control software package derived from the popular VNC software. With TightVNC, you can see the desktop of a remote machine and control it with your local mouse and keyboard,...

Easy PHP highlighter

Easy PHP Highlighter is a small application that highlights the source of a PHP file and outputs it to a XHTML valid html file for easy viewing by other people. It has language support for English, G...