Wired Remembers the Casino Virus

February 8, 2016 at 2:00 pm By
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In a bit of a nostalgia driven profile, Wired recounts an exploitive and explicit virus. The Casino Virus was one of the most belittling viruses because it announced itself, made fun of you for being hacked and then gave you five chances to get your information back. However, those were the floppy disk days, today, there are much more dangerous…

Best Digital Design Blogs to Follow

January 20, 2016 at 2:26 pm By

The world of web design is crammed full of websites that claim to know any and everything you need to know in the profession. A recent Forbes piece aimed to narrow that down for designers looking to grow their career or keep up to date in the latest trends of web design. The list has a little something for everyone…

AVG Issue Exposing Personal Data Has Been Fixed

December 31, 2015 at 1:55 pm By

When you decide to embark on a relationship with an anti-virus software, the last thing you think it would do is expose your personal data and internet history. However, it looks like AVG’s “Web Tuneup” software had a very big security lapse, which has since been fixed. The only question is, how many users have gotten their information stolen because of…

Tobias Frere-Jones Releases Mallory Typeface

December 2, 2015 at 2:25 pm By

The historic world of typefaces sees yet another addition with Tobias Frere-Jones’ Mallory typeface, the first since separating from his partner Jonathan Hoefler. The result is a crisp typeface with an almost unnoticeable slant that adds even more character to the design.

Wix Web Development Releases Wix Music 2.0

October 21, 2015 at 1:36 pm By

The web development company Wix has released a new music suite for a emerging artists. The Wix Music 2.0 is designed for artist to upload, sell or distribute music with fans.

Business Web Design Musts Outlined By BCW

October 19, 2015 at 1:44 pm By

Starting a new business can be very exciting and stressful at the same time. One of the most important aspects about new companies is the addition of a website that is attractive and allows customers to have a positive experience, however there are still areas still being ignored, according to Business Computing World.

An Honest Review of Amazon SES

July 6, 2015 at 1:15 pm By

$75/month doesn’t seem like much considering your average cell phone plan usually costs more than that.  But when you’re sending out email blasts to your subscribers, that price tag is a cause for concern.  It also happens to be what MailChimp charges for only 10,000 subscribers. I own a few websites, and I have one site with a healthy list…

Creating A Less Hackable CMS

July 1, 2015 at 1:51 pm By

The leading website creators are not companies like Wix or Squarespace, but installed versions of content management systems.  Wordpress leads the charge, but there are millions of sites that are installed directly onto an owners server.  This gives them full flexibility for customization, but it also leaves them incredibly vulnerable. If you have an old Joomla 1.0 build and it…

The Delay in Drupal 8: A Bad Sign?

June 23, 2015 at 3:18 pm By

Haven’t thought about Drupal in a while?  You’re not alone.  But you might be surprised to know that even though the juggernaut that is WordPress is still #1, Drupal is #2. And sure, WordPress is bigger by a factor of 20, but ignoring that fact completely, Drupal is still important.  It is still the go to open-source CMS for anything…