The Blog

The Blog

We like to share our thoughts on certain subjects - domains, online tech, current affairs etc. We'll try to keep it as active as possible with regular updates, it will be both satirical and serious at times.

The recent hack involving highly confidential data from the adult site Ashley Madison leaves me somewhat confused as to why the company is struggling to deal with it. Ashley Madison is some kind of promiscuous sexual site where individuals agree to meet and have affairs. Of course with sites like this the data confidentiality will be a high priority and data can not get out. Leaving aside the morality of the site for one moment - as we are not here to comment on that - we want to walk through the solution that should be staring their CEO in…
Saturday, 18 July 2015 10:35

We'll stick with Joomla thanks

We have recently been contemplating the switch from Joomla! to WordPress as our preferred site build option. Joomla! has served us well for the last eight years and has been an amazingly successful platform, but Joomla 3 didn't seem to work for us, so we were contemplating the switch to WordPress. That was until we witnessed the legal shenanigans surrounding Thesis.com. It reminds us why we prefer Joomla! and not WordPress and will stay loyal to the Joomla community. Joomla 3 came out around 2012 / 2013, we cannot say that we took to it like a duck to water.…
Friday, 17 July 2015 11:47

Will .uk become dominant over .co.uk?

We often get asked about whether it is right to upgrade from .co.uk to .uk, and what our views on the subject are. What we have found over the last few months is not really all that surprising when you think about it. We have decided to share a little bit of what we dicovered with our visitors. Will .uk win over .co.uk? Yes, we are 100% confident that the .UK will be the major extension in the United Kingdom. Many people will be reading this and thinking that we are basing our assessment on pure wishful thinking - that…
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