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Don’t get fooled: Phishing was yesterday, here comes smishing!
Smishing is the new phishing: using SMS text messages to trick you into signing up to a subscription that costs â‚¬40 per month! Don’t get fooled: read and learn. Continue reading
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I’ve been fighting spam on my sites for too long. I’m happy to announce that I have found a solution that seems pretty damn watertight. Best of all, it does it completely without bothering the user with silly tests. Continue reading
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A love button for the Internet
This is fun! Someone has figured out a way for people to send each other micropayments online using (fractions of) bitcoins. Useful when a “like” somehow isn’t enough. Continue reading
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Genealogy is fun!
I’ve recently discovered genealogy by way of stumbling upon this simple online tool for modeling family trees. It’s really easy to get started and it’s quite captivating and lots of fun trying to remember everybody in the family. Continue reading
Is web hosting still a thing?
*Is web hosting still a thing?* An elevator pitch about my preferred web hosting provider: most bang for the buck, and stellar customer satisfaction. Guaranteed. Continue reading
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