Tag Archives: technology

Dawning of the Age of Neology

We seem to be living in an age where anyone has the ability to invent words on the fly, adding all sorts of new vocabulary to the English language as needed. This is especially true on the web, where we make up words at a dizzying pace, dozens per day, to the point that it [...]

Adventures in wireless networking: Linksys WRT54G / WRE54G setup

Wireless networking is on the rise, has been for some time now. Many homes and small businesses have already made the switch and many more are still considering whether they should take the plunge. Sure wireless technology is sometimes considered less reliable than its wired counterpart, and probably less secure too. But the promise of [...]

New FireFox Vulnerability: Remote Buffer Overflow

[ page last updated: Sep. 24, 2005. ] Both FrSIRT and CNET are reporting a recently discovered security vulnerability affecting all versions of Firefox, including the recently released Firefox 1.5 Beta. According to FrSIRT, “A vulnerability has been identified in Mozilla Firefox and Mozilla Suite, which could be exploited by remote attackers to execute arbitrary [...]

plagiarism, copyright infringement, and piracy – oh my

It seems the spread of plagiarism, copyright infringement, and piracy knows no boundaries. First it was the Record Industry, then the Movie Industry, even the future of books has come into question.

This time, it’s not the musicians, or moviestars, but regular bloggers that are being hit.

Blog Directories, Submitting RSS feeds, and RSSEM

RSS Search Engine Marketing (RSSEM) is a term i keep reading about, and many sites are using rss technology to boost their site ranking. Listing rss feeds on these types of sites has the dual benefits of, additional visibility (on the rss directory), and increased inbound links (higher overall site ranking).