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I've been plagued at home recently with calls from an Indian callcentre - usually a woman - asking if my computer is OK or if I've had any problems. I've answered 'no problems thanks' and put the 'phone down until today, when I decided to play along . .
Facebook Apps Hotlinking to Images
Somewhat annoyed to find that a group of Facebook Apps has been hotlinking to a photo of a bus on one of our image library sites hosted on Amazon S3 for at least a month. It was downloaded 75,000 times yesterday, 4GB of data transfer costing us about 50p per day . .
Passing Off On Adwords
This one had us confused for a while - have a look at the search results below . .
Junk Mail By Chris Cardell
This was a very mildly critical article about some unsolicited marketing material sent to us which purported to be from a friend, which we found disconcerting. In it we mention that we're quite impressed by the way it was done. Despite the light tone, we've received a cease and desist letter from Chris Cardell's lawyers, Preovolos and Associates of San Diego, California, sent by FedEx . .
Dave's Rants - Mindless Throwaway Music, the word 'cool', TV News, the word 'entrepreneur, Planning Regulations, and more.
Colin's Rants - Leaf Blowers, Sports Exhausts, DVD Players, and other irritations.
Garve's Rants - Weather presenters and their misuse of the English language.
Jamie's Rants - Coming Soon. Promise
Gill's Rants - Coming Soon, if she can but overcome her natural modesty and retiring nature.
I always thought websites were only for the sort of people who always had a tame geek around - until I discovered Spanglefish! Their websites are so easy to use that a child of 5 could probably build a better site than any of the four I have now set up. One's for our village hall, another for the local newsletter, one's for my business and one's a personal site about gardening. They're all entirely different, but all use the standard Spanglefish template. Read More...