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Why you should upgrade to WP 5.1.1 now

March 11, 2019 10:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

WordPress 5.1.1 is a security update/fix which patches XSS vuln that exists on previous versions. The flaw, detailed by German code-checking company RIPS Technologies in a blog post, can be exploited “by tricking an administrator of a target blog to.....


An English shoe maker

January 11, 2019 10:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Let me tell you a short story about a shoe maker. He lived in a small farm town in the mid 18th century. The man made shoes his whole life. When he wasn’t making shoes for the towns people, he.....


Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Litigation

December 12, 2018 4:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are gaining more attention as days pass. Aside from the advantages that cryptocurrencies have like anonymity and easy international transactions, people are enticed by the fact that it can become a good investment. Apart from trading.....


How to test your SSL

October 17, 2018 7:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Having trouble diagnosing your slow SSL connection? Double handshake? Improperly configured setting? Badly written encryption? Qualys online ssl analysis tool provide in depth analysis of your SSL setup and take the guess work out of solving your problem. https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/ The.....


How to use WebP on Photoshop and WordPress

April 1, 2018 6:18 am Published by 2 Comments

WebP is a still image format developed by Google. The webp image format helps to reduce image size and speed up loading time of websites using lossless and lossy compression technology. The most popular operating systems such as Windows, Mac.....


What is Google’s Shopping Action?

March 19, 2018 4:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

People shop on Google. But they buy on Amazon. Google wants to change that. Google’s Shopping Actions is a new anti-Amazon tool which combats this problem. Google’s Shopping Actions allow users to purchase items through Google Assistant and shopping ads.....


Event Loop in JavaScript Explained

February 2, 2018 9:55 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

IMO, Jake Archibald from Google gave absolutely the best explanation of event loop in JavaScript. Essential talk for all JavaScript developers! Have you ever had a bug where things were happening in the wrong order, or particular style changes were.....


Matthew Petersen doesn’t know Latin

December 18, 2017 9:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I went to a second-tier law school (Univ. of Denver, College of Law, now known as Sturm College of Law) and I practiced law for little over 10 years before starting my career in IT. My legal background is not.....


No relief in sight for DRAM Prices in 2018

November 5, 2017 3:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

DRAM Prices have more than doubled since 2016. Global DRAM prices have been on the rise since June 2016, on account of higher DRAM content in mobile devices and significant under-supply of PC DRAM and a slowdown in capacity expansions......