10 Clever Uses For Google Search You May Not Have Known About

Searching on Google is not just about putting in the right keywords, and you definitely don’t need to understand what Hummingbird is all about. Google’s search application is a powerful tool that can do a lot of things. Moreover, you don’t need to be a geek or a computer genius to use these features. They […]

An Actual (Coffee?) Shop Sign Regarding Wifi

Problem: meta name=’viewport” content=”width=device-width” Doesn’t Work for Smartphone

Try: <meta name=”viewport” content=”width=device-width; initial-scale=0.9; maximum-scale=0.9; minimum-scale=0.9;” /> Making “initial-scale=0.9″ and “maximum-scale=0.9″ will make the screen stable on small screens as well. Courtesy: StackOverflow.com

WHM/CPanel: Letting WordPress Users Install Themes and Plugins Without FTP Credentials

Quick answer: Put this in the user’s wp-config.php file: define(‘FS_METHOD’, ‘direct’); and it results in a non-suPHP cPanel server to allow the user-friendly plugin/theme installer to work. The other option would be to switch to “SuPHP” however from experience that “switch” kills WordPress websites. The wp-config edit is much safer and works. Courtesy: http://forums.cpanel.net/f5/letting-wordpress-users-install-themes-plugins-without-ftp-credentials-199111.html

The Oatmeal’s Stance on the new Apple Watch

"Hey bro, you got the time?" "Yeah, it's … hang on. Just a sec. God fucking damnit. " http://t.co/2R4MXIVIcY — Matthew Inman (@Oatmeal) September 9, 2014

High Tech Celebrities Raising Awareness for ALS – Lou Gehrig’s Disease – by Dumping Ice Water Buckets on their Heads

It seems to now be the trend for big tech giants to challenge each other to dumping a bucket of ice water on their heads. Most recent has been Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. Have a look: Bill Gates Post by Bill Gates. Mark Zuckerberg Post by Mark Zuckerberg.

Reasons Why People Who Work With Computers Seem to Have a Lot of Spare Time

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WordPress: Youtube Embeds Not Working in Posts After Import

Let’s say you are importing a WordPress website from another website (e.g. posts, pages, etc.) and notice that Youtube embeds didn’t move over. What do you do? Answer: WordPress automatically filters anything that looks “funny,” which includes inline frames. What you do is (from http://wordpress.org/support/topic/youtube-embeds-not-working-after-import): ” You can find in /wp-includes called kses.php. In kses.php, you’ll […]

Top 10 Tech Mergers

For technology to evolve, change needs to be done. All rival tech companies need at some point of other to set aside their differences and merge in order to built the next top product that makes each side more money. I’ve compiled a top 10 list on the highest-profile tech mergers. 1. IBM and Apple […]

Linus Torvalds’ Guided Tour of His Home Office

Who wants to see Linus Torvalds‘s office? Mr. Torvalds was the founder of Linux, an open-source operating system widely used in many capacities. It’s popularly used for website hosting, but has gained a following among desktop and mobile users as well. Anyway, we now have the unique opportunity to see the workspace of a genius always […]