You've got to love reciprocal link spammers! Their emails are great! I got this one earlier today: Dear owner of http://www.xxxxx.xxxx, I'm the webmaster of http://www.xxxx.xxxx. We came across your site on the Internet and feel that it would fit perfectly into our collection of quality software-related links at http://www.xxxx.xxxx. The Google PR of this site is currently … [Read more...] about If it’s not spam why are you telling me?
Archives for April 2007
There will be a general election in Ireland in the next few weeks and we'll all have to listen to the various politicians going on about how much they'll do for the Irish economy. But do the politicians actually use Irish companies to provide them with services such as hosting and domain registration? There's a thread over on boards.ie which is quite revealing. It seems that … [Read more...] about The Politics of Hosting – Irish Politicians and Hosting
Tom Doyle of 2Bscene's a dad! Congratulations and best wishes to both of you (or should I say all three?) … [Read more...] about Tom’s a Daddy!
According to an article in Silicon Republic, Carlow town is supposed to be going wireless as of today. Niall did a bit of investigating into the article's claims earlier during the day, but couldn't find out a lot. Not surprising really when you consider that one of the providers mentioned doesn't even have a functioning website! Later this evening he did a bit of "war driving" … [Read more...] about Carlow Goes Wifi
I got a hardcopy of "The DOGS Directory" with this month's issue of Irish Marketing Journal (they actually offer an online version of the magazine as well even if it's not mentioned on their site), however the website that was previously accepting submissions is no longer online. I'd have expected a "definitive" guide to anything online to have an online presence... Weird! … [Read more...] about TheDogs.ie – Where is it??