The once giant ISP, America on Line(AOL), is preparing another weapon to unleash at the competition, fighting hard to stay in the market. Yes, AOL is planning to release its own VoIP service which will allow you to make calls within US for a flat monthly fee, reports c|net. It has been testing this service for about 1 year now & has already launched it in Canada in last December.Read More
A c|net reports, Hironobu Sakaguchi, the developer of the famous Final Fantasy game series, will create two exclusive titles for the next version of Xbox as Microsoft prepares to “learn from its mistakes” to thwart Sony’s PlayStation & Nintendo’s GameCube in the asian market, where Xbox recorded lowest sales comparing to its worldwide sales. 😀Read More
Every company wants to increase their business, that’s why they are into business. And everyone cashes in on their major selling point.
Apple has hit its greatest selling point in their history, iPod. And they are cashing in on it as fast as they can, lest the iPod Fever dies. So, after reading this c|net news story, I dunno whether to laugh or thank Apple or curse them.Read More
If a product is downloaded, say 1000 times, does that mean that there 1000 users of that product? Certainly NOT, that’s why download stats can be misleading if you don’t know its real meaning. Robin Bloor @ The Register has a thing or two to say about that.
Robin says that as the number of visitors on your website doesn’t translate into the number of buyers on your website, similarly the number of downloads of your product doesn’t translate into the number of users of your product.Read More
I’ve got quite a bunch of eMails in past 2 weeks asking me if I’d forgotten iG:Syntax Hiliter? 😕
No, I’d say, absolutely not. Its just that I’ve been quite busy in these past 2-3 months that I haven’t even been able to blog regularly. Now that I’ve sorted out most of the things(changed jobs, I’ll talk about it later in another post), I’ll have some free time each day & over the weekends too. So I’ll be able to devote my some time to my little projects.Read More
Ahoy!! Good Morning to everyone!!
On this new day, I’m pleased to announce that I’ve successfully upgraded to WordPress 1.5 “Strayhorn” with this new stunning layout.
I’ve been playing around with WP 1.5 & this theme since Monday, tweaking & customising & sliming it up. 😀 The result is before your eyes!! 😀Read More
Following the removal of restriction to register a .IN domain by an individual or company, there’s been a rush to register the good domains. The registrations have been on since January 2005 but it was opened for general masses from 16th February 2005, as the trademark holders were given the opportunity to get their trademark domains registered first.Read More
The much awaited feature packed release of WordPress is finally here. I know I’ve been quite dull on the blogging front & I know I’m late in reporting this, given the fact that it was released last Monday(February 14th, 2005). But then, “I’ve been kinda busy”(not taking pictures of my friend ofcourse). 😉 But then I’m not the only one who’s late in reporting(or announcing). The official announcement came 3 days after the official release(that infrastructure issues is just a cover-up, Matt’s been busy with something really more important, you know what I mean). 😉Read More
I’ve always thought that the higher you are on the ladder, the difficult it becomes for you to breathe & Mr.Zammuto seems to be telling just that in this article, that the life of a CIO is just next to hell. 😀Read More
Oh yeah, now we have SPAMMER Interviews!! A spammer is telling his(maybe her) end of the story, as to why he(maybe she) spams blogs & websites with comment spam. These spammers call themselves “Search Engine Optimisers” & they do nothing wrong, as per them. A vulnerability is there in the system & they are only exploiting that to their benefit, earning a 7 figure sum for their tedious tasks. 🙄 Besides its fun spamming websites & blogs. 👿Read More