Browsing All Posts published on »September, 2009«

WordPress for Beginners

September 28, 2009


Gina Trapani (from Lifehacker,, and This Week in Google) wrote this great handbook for people operating WordPress on their own server. I wish I had this when starting my WordPress site. Once I get some time, I will put a lot of her suggestions to use. In the link, she talks about configuring WordPress […]

Do not fall for World of Warcraft email spam

September 26, 2009


This is interesting because I have never received an spam email about World of Warcraft. It makes me curious about how often this work. In my inbox, I received this: If you substitute Blizzard Entertainment for Visa or Bank of America, people would automatically assume this was a classic phishing email. That is what the […]

Twitter spam on the rise

September 24, 2009


Jew News appeared to be one of the first to report a new Twitter worm that is sent through Direct Messages. The story was picked up by Mashable and CNET. Mashable reports that Twitter is aware of the issue and: This is not the first worm to hit Twitter, but this one is especially dangerous […]

How to do screenshots on your iPhone/iPod Touch

September 23, 2009


I was able to do the last post by making screenshots of my iPod Touch screen (so you can see that I am a fan of the video game Galaga). I will be honest. I had no clue you could do screenshots of the Touch screen. I was trying to take a picture of the […]

Ipod touch 3.1.1 cannot connect to wireless networks

September 20, 2009


When the new iPod Touch update came out, I instantly got it. I think I received it by accident. I say that because I do not think I was charged the $5 which Apple is charging for Touch owners. However, when I downloaded and installed the update, I found that it would not connect to […]