ZagZ redesigned

Symbol home from hands isolated on white

Last updated on February 17th, 2016 at 04:06 am During a hasty server relocation I discovered that the database that stores ZagZ.com was slightly corrupted. Not badly enough to affect the performance of the site. But enough that the backups didn’t notice it and reported themselves happily complete. The actuality was that the posts and… Continue reading ZagZ redesigned

Don’t self host your website

Gesture 2 by Sanja Gjenero, Zagreb, Croatia

Last updated on March 24th, 2017 at 02:27 am Should you use a free website from Tumblr or WordPress or Wix for the early days of ?your indie film? You should register on those free services to grab your brand name. But I wouldn?t go live with that for anything other than a teaser or… Continue reading Don’t self host your website

Address Book Related Names Completer Soon

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 at 02:41 pm I store all phone numbers and email addresses in the Address Book or Contacts app of the devices I use. On Apple Mac OS X it?s the Address Book app On IOS it?s the Contacts app On Android it?s Contacts On my webmail it?s Google?s Contacts… Continue reading Address Book Related Names Completer Soon

Choosing a new laptop

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 at 02:41 pm My main workhorse is an eMachines eM250 10.1? netbook. All my email, calendar and important software works via the cloud so I can use any machine with a web-browser. I learned that lesson in the Great London Laptop Crash of 2008. However there are some items… Continue reading Choosing a new laptop

Domain name dispute scam

Last updated on July 6th, 2015 at 03:29 am I received this email ? up front warning it?s a scam: (If you are not in charge of this please transfer this email to your President or appropriate person, thanks) Dear President, We are the department of Asian Domain registration service in china, have something to… Continue reading Domain name dispute scam

My netbook has crashed

Broken Screen by John Julian Hansen Denmark / sxc.hu

Last updated on July 5th, 2015 at 05:14 pm My main workhorse is a eMachines m250 netbook. Last night it decided to crash. Now it only boots under XP safe mode or Linux from a USB. Most of my apps are on the cloud in some way or other, so I am not actually missing… Continue reading My netbook has crashed