A client recently got an email, apparently coming in from Manas Hosting asking for “…. all ur domain names, controlpanel url, login ID paswd of ur domains + secret key / authentication code ….“. The client is in the process of transferring his domain name and hosting to my Website Solutions firm viz. CREAIMA (formerly… Continue reading Website owners – BEWARE!
Windows XP SP3 Released
Windows XP SP3 is released. Here are the SP3 release notes. I was waiting for that since quite some time because now I will format my laptop HD and install SP3 on top of SP2. I hope SP3 incorporates all the updates released after SP2 and it solves more problems then it creates. 🙄 Some… Continue reading Windows XP SP3 Released
ICICI spoof mails!
Wow! ICICI is upgrading it’s security! Or so do these spoof mails “claim”! 😀 It’s another of those silly mails decorated with ICICI logo, trying to steal passwords. Looking a little closely reveals the true nature. Links apparently are pointing to ICICI site, but lead to kararila.com 👿 Have a look at this screen shot… Continue reading ICICI spoof mails!
Antivirus and firewall, Kaspersky and ZoneAlarm
I bought my laptop on 20th May 2006. Deep (the self-proclaimed sony man 🙂 ) recommended me Sony VAIO SZ series. I inquired at various places on Lamington Road and also harassed Kunal (IT Concepts) a lot for laptop options. 😉 Finally I bought Sony VAIO SZ18GP for 125,000/- with 3 years warranty and carry… Continue reading Antivirus and firewall, Kaspersky and ZoneAlarm
Richard Stallman and Free software, I disagree
Some days back, my friend and a GNU/Linux fanatic 🙂 Anurag called me up to inform me that Richard Stallman is in Mumbai and will be giving a speech in the Patkar auditorium on Sunday 27th August 2006. I got excited! He surely is a genius in his own right and founder of Free Software… Continue reading Richard Stallman and Free software, I disagree
Upgraded to WordPress 2.0.4
I feel better 😀 I have upgraded to WP 2.0.4. I had my share of hiccups while upgrading and a wrong click due to lack of concentration, messed up the whole thing. I am glad, I backed up my MySQL database and restored everything from there. On the way, I learnt a few things 😉… Continue reading Upgraded to WordPress 2.0.4
95 best freewares!
Here’re a list that gives best freewares. The list contains 95 entires so far and its still not over! 🙂
I want new theme
I want a new WordPress theme for my blog! Regulus is nice, but I want something better. 😀 I am greedy. I have seen so many themes and googled up so many times. But haven’t still found one that I like more than the one that I am using. And I don’t like the one… Continue reading I want new theme
345 free online programming books
I rencetly came across a list of 345 FREE online programming books!! Its a long list covering lots of things from basics of programming to language specific links. The best part about it is that the list is still growing. Originally, it contained 195 links, but now contains 345! However there one thing that I… Continue reading 345 free online programming books
TechSpot – new indian technology forum
We a bunch of few friends have started and launched a new Indian technology forum. Its called TechSpot. It has many sections and very active member set. I am glad and proud to be a part of team techspot. Registration is for free. 🙂 See you there.