I’m going to try out VaultPress, but I might not spring for it


A while back, Matt and the Automattic gang (maybe a pose now) let the world know that they were working on a new service to back up WP.org-based blogs—Announcing VaultPress | VaultPress Blog. It was clear from the get go that this was going to be a premium service and there would be no free […]

I guess I’m a radical copyright extremist

According to James Moore I’m a radical (copyright) extremist Canadian Heritage Minister James Moore delivered a keynote address at a conference sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce’s IP Council today and according to media reports warned against “radical extremists” seeking to oppose Bill C-32. It should be obvious to virtually everyone that labeling those that […]

Prediction: Hunch & Quora gather a ton of buzz, then fizzle out

You all know that I pride myself on trying to be helpful to people. I make time to answer questions, solve tech problems, offer insight without a thought of charging money for my sage wisdom. To be honest, I genuinely like being helpful. Given this predilection, I see the immediate attraction of Hunch and Quora. […]