May 202008
 

name.com is a registrar that provides private whois service. On their web site they say:

Name.com offers Private Whois Service to protect your online identity. With Private Whois, you can hide your contact information from the public but still receive emails to your personal email address.

But when you go to name.com and click on ... read more

Apr 142008
 

For under $10 a month, my (shared) hosting provider Dreamhost provides 500 GB disk space, 5 Terabytes bandwidth, full unix shell, wordpress, phpBB, mediawiki, joomla, gallery, webdav, rails, quicktime streaming, real audio and video, email, spamassasin and a lot more. Disk space quota and bandwidth increase weekly by 2 GB and 40 GB respectively. But ... read more

Apr 052008
 

Java didn’t make it big on browsers. Javascript (no relationship with Java) is the defacto standard that all browsers support.

Javascript is an interpreted, dynamic typed language with powerful features not available in mainstream languages: functions are first class (they can be passed around like any other object); it has associative arrays and closures. However, ... read more