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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.
We thought we had a good idea but the key would be ease of updating and a user-friendly interface. Plexus not only made our idea a reality on the web, as the first part of the creative solution, but most importantly also gave us the tools to manage the site effectively. And they were approachable, patient and confidence-inspiring along the way.