Confessions of an IT Professional – Thanks Panda Security

The world of I.T. can be a challenging yet rewarding one. However, one of the biggest frustrations that comes with the territory is with clients that are completely computer illiterate. When trying to explain something over the phone the client on the other end might take what you say in a completely different context and hound you […]

Tech Support Dog – Humour for the Day

Apple iPhone 5 Cable Not Working? Try Removing Dust from Charger Slot With Screwdriver

I have an iPhone 5 by Apple, and have used iPhones for the last few years. I recently had a problem where my iPhone 5 wasn’t charging using my cables. I immediately dismissed those cables as old and faulty, and looked for knock-off versions. Imagine to my chagrin that I still received an error that […]

WHM – How to Log in as Root in SSH

SSH is a very powerful technology, though not very user friendly. Sometimes things need to be done at the “root” level. However, for security purposes a regular user cannot simply log in as root using “su -” if not granted access. How do you add a user to this access? Simple: in WHM when you […]

Wither CodeIgniter? Hello Laravel, CakePHP, and Zend

I recently was looking at different website frameworks and decided to revisit an old friend – CodeIgniter. CodeIgniter is a fast and lightweight PHP framework that has gained quite a following, and is famously known to power ExpressionEngine, a CMS that costs $300 per license. A friend recommended that framework to me a few years […]

How to Get to Paypal Custom Payment Pages – The Fast Way

1. Log into Paypal 2. Profile 3. Selling Preferences/Custom Payment Pages (3rd from bottom) 4. Do your thing, Yalla!

Google Data Centers – When You “Google It”

When you log onto Google, ever wondered who/what you’re connecting to?… Ever wondered if it’s a place, a factory, an entity Or just some kind of ubiquitous, global, everywhere-on-the-net kind of thing? This gives you an idea of what’s behind something we take for granted nowadays… EVER WONDERED WHERE & HOW BIG GOOGLE IS? )

Why You Shouldn’t Rely on Google Translate – “Let It Go” from Frozen according to Google Translate

Malinda Kathleen Reese recently had some fun and translated “Let it Go” from the hit Disney movie “Frozen” into 25 different languages, then used Google Translate to translate the song back. The result is hilarious.

The most noteworthy was “Let it go” was changed to “Give up,” as if the song is teaching you to just quit.

5 Reasons Why I Hate Google Adsense

Google-AdsenseUndoubtedly, Google Adsense is one of the best ways of earning free money online via your site or blog. However, due to a number of reasons, many bloggers and Webmasters hate the Adsense program. The fact of the matter is, a good amount of bloggers embark with their blogs simply to make money online through Adsense. However, looking at the complications they experience while treading this path compel them to hate this program from the giant search engine. There are very few people who enjoy a steady income from this program, while the rest of us are seen struggling to get the approval from Google. Even though few who manage to get the approval see their accounts blocked at any point of time for no big reason. These are some of the key reasons, why more and more bloggers and Webmasters are seen hating Adsense a lot. Here are 5 key reasons why I as well as many other bloggers/Webmasters now strongly dislike Google Adsense :

The 12 Top IT Jobs That Will Fast Track Your Career

Searching for a new job can be daunting and frustrating at times. Luckily, this doesn’t seem to be the case for many IT professionals. IT jobs are the leading edge of job growth, and are projected to grow more than twice as fast as the average of all occupations. This is reassuring news for those looking into IT careers, recent graduates, and those professionals looking to advance in their career.