|Displaying Topics 1961 - 2000 (10808 total) Sorted by: Forum, Direction: reverse|
|1961:|| Some Say That XP Service Pack 2 Will Cause Chaos|
"The service pack will be downloaded automatically into many PCs through Microsoft's Windows Update service and could create problems, including breaking current applications, disrupting networking set-ups, and prompting non-technical users to make PC configuration decisions that may be beyond their grasp."
|Webmaster General||June 29, 2004|
|1962:|| Microsoft IIS Server Exploit Used as Virus Distribution Method|
|Webmaster General||June 25, 2004|
|1963:|| Open Office Updated to 1.1.2|
Freshly updated and a few new features.
|Webmaster General||June 21, 2004|
|1964:|| Bits : PayPal SandBox - Ebay DevCon|
PayPal sets up Developers Sandbox and also gears up for Developers Conference next week.
|Webmaster General||June 16, 2004|
|1965:|| Major Sites Go Black on Result of DNS Issues Traced to Akamai|
"Starting at around 8:30 am EDT (12:30 UTC), a number of sources started to report a widespread Akamai DNS issue. Large web sites, which use Akamai for its DNS service, did no longer resolve. Effected sites are Yahoo, Google, Microsoft, Fedex, Xerox, Apple and likely many others."
|Webmaster General||June 15, 2004|
|1966:|| XP Has No Legs - 80% of Corporations Reject Microsoft XP|
"...a study in December found that 80 percent of companies still have some machines running Windows 95 or Windows 98...39 percent of desktops were running either Windows 95 or Windows 98."
|Webmaster General||Apr 13, 2004|
|1967:|| IE Based Attacks and Phishing Increasing|
"...the biggest percentage jump of any of the 15 threat categories posed to the nearly 900 IT professionals polled."
|Webmaster General||Apr 12, 2004|
|1968:|| Time Warner Shopping AOL to Microsoft?|
Rumors circulating that Time Warner is proposing selling AOL to Microsoft.
|Webmaster General||Mar 19, 2004|
|1969:|| Windows Security - Are You Up to Date?|
"In light of recent events I have had to take a good serious look at my PC security and how I can make sure that it stays secure."
|Webmaster General||Feb 24, 2004|
|1970:|| New Windows Virus Running Hard - Novarg Worm|
Significant outbreak of a new Windows virus named Novarg found running hard in wild.
|Webmaster General||Jan 27, 2004|
|1971:|| Lycos Discontinues Communities|
The once mighty search engine power house, gives the high maintenance clubs the boot.
|Webmaster General||Jan 26, 2004|
|1972:|| Year End Tax Deadline Looms|
You still have 3 calendar days to work up those prelim tax figures and take action this year.
|Webmaster General||Dec 29, 2003|
|1973:|| Creating a Good Email Signature||Webmaster General||Nov 5, 2003|
|1974:|| DHTML Hover Ads - New Alternative to Pop Ups?||Webmaster General||Oct 30, 2003|
|1975:|| Background Music on Web Pages|
Back button offense, or secret key to higher ROI?
|Webmaster General||Oct 28, 2003|
|1976:|| VeriSign to Restart SiteFinder|
VeriSign Double Dares ICANN to do something while it restarts Sitefinder. The net watches and asks the ultimate question, does ICANN have a spine?
|Webmaster General||Oct 16, 2003|
|1977:|| Earthlink Introduces Spyware Blocker|
First major US ISP to take a stand against spyware.
|Webmaster General||Oct 8, 2003|
|1978:|| ICAAN Spanks VeriSign over Wildcards|
"VeriSign's change appears to have considerably weakened the stability of the Internet, introduced ambiguous and inaccurate responses in the DNS, and has caused an escalating chain reaction of measures and countermeasures that contribute to further instability. VeriSign's change has substantially interfered with some number of existing services which depend on the accurate, stable, and reliable operation of the domain name system."
|Webmaster General||Oct 3, 2003|
|1979:|| Open Office Updates to v1.1|
The powerhouse free office suite updates to version v1.1.
|Webmaster General||Oct 2, 2003|
|1980:|| W32.Sobig.F@mm Virus Makes a Major Comeback|
"..symantec has just upgraded it to nearly the same level as the blaster."
|Webmaster General||Aug 20, 2003|
|1981:|| msblast.exe - New Virus in the Wild and Propogating.||Webmaster General||Aug 11, 2003|
|1982:|| What's your Traffic like this Summer?||Webmaster General||July 10, 2003|
|1983:|| Where do you go for inspiration?|
So where do you start, when you're ready to design a new site? How do you keep things fresh and exciting, without reinventing the wheel? How do you design a new site to make it both (a) familiar and usable to your audience, and (b) more than just a rehash of something that was inadequate to begin with?
|Webmaster General||July 2, 2003|
|1984:|| Whew! Court Rules in Favor of Bloggers, Forums, and Email Lists|
Bloggers, Email Lists, and Forums Less Likely to be Sued
|Webmaster General||June 30, 2003|
|1985:|| To go Dual Processor or Not to go Dual Processor|
Building a new server from the ground up.
|Webmaster General||Mar 24, 2003|
|1986:|| Internet Usage Up 3 Fold Today|
"Internet usage spiked two to three times higher than normal...[today]"
|Webmaster General||Mar 20, 2003|
|1987:|| DealTime buying Epinions|
DealTime, which quietly purchased Shopping.com from CMGI last year, has acquired Epinions for stock.
|Webmaster General||Mar 12, 2003|
|1988:|| Judges rule that COPA restricts free speech.|
"It's clear that the law would make it a crime to communicate a whole range of information to adults,"
|Webmaster General||Mar 8, 2003|
|1989:|| Young Adults To Traditional Media: Access Denied|
While the nightly national news has transformed itself into People Magazine, young adults have been turning it off in record numbers.
|Webmaster General||Feb 15, 2003|
|1990:|| Statmarket Survey: Random Surfing A Dying Sport|
"...over 64 percent of Internet users arrived at sites by direct navigation."
|Webmaster General||Feb 10, 2003|
|1991:|| Using Website for Collateral|
Does your banker know the value of your .com?
|Webmaster General||Feb 8, 2003|
|1992:|| What Goes into Forum Up Keep?|
Forums can be management intensive. What goes into the day-to-day operations of a forum?
|Webmaster General||Feb 4, 2003|
|1993:|| Can You Trust Your Web Host?|
It is the nagging question that confronts all webmasters from time-to-time, "can I trust my host with my private data"? Here's one webmasters shocking story.
|Webmaster General||Jan 14, 2003|
|1994:|| The Webmasters Top Stories of 2002|
"2002 is almost over and we can look back on it noting many important events which have changed our jobs as webmasters and SEO professionals."
|Webmaster General||Dec 31, 2002|
|1995:|| Internet Cold War Heats Up|
"The ruling from Australia's highest court on Tuesday, that content created in one country can be subject to the laws of another country..."
|Webmaster General||Dec 14, 2002|
|1996:|| MSN Search Exec Accused of Fraud|
"Feussner, 32, of Sammamish, was arrested at Microsoft's Redmond campus yesterday ... director of retrieval technology, was in charge of the search engines at Microsoft.com"
|Webmaster General||Dec 14, 2002|
|1997:|| Alexa Toolbar Ratings Graphs|
In late September Alexa introduced a new set of traffic reporting displays for the sites it lists. It just might be the most accurate traffic measuring system on the net.
|Webmaster General||Dec 8, 2002|
|1998:|| What Should We Do With Excessive Site Traffic?|
When a site exceeds it's monthly bandwidth allotment, hosting can become a very expensive proposition.
|Webmaster General||Oct 19, 2002|
|1999:|| What Kind of Webmaster are You|
"...what impact the approach a webmaster brings to this craft might have on the success of their sites"
|Webmaster General||Aug 20, 2002|
|2000:|| Designing For An Accessible Site|
"Going through a few simple checks you can quickly get an idea how your page will look to a person with a disability."
|Webmaster General||Aug 20, 2002|