Neil Cumins questions what U2’s recent iPod takeover means for online privacy...
About Linux Swapping
Linux RAM is composed of chunks of memory called pages. To free up pages of RAM, a “linux swap” can occur and a page of memory is copied from the RAM to preconfigured space on the hard disk. Linux swaps allow a system to harness more memory than was originally physically available.
Moving to a Cloud Server
Using shared hosting may be good for starting out, but when traffic grows (e.g. above a few hundred visitors per day), you should consider moving your blog to a personal cloud server. This tutorial will help you migrate a WordPress blog/website within a few hours, without any downtime.
Over the next few months we’ll be posting a series of detailed tech manuals on our blog, to help you get the most of your VPS products...
There has been a critical vulnerability found in Bash. The vulnerability affects Linux/Unix distributions that use or have Bash installed.
Hayden Smith looks into the history and the debate around open source...
Need a little web design inspiration? Take some from this list...
At VPS.net a good prorportion of our customers are web designers and developers. It’s things like high availability, instant scalability, and fast connectivity that these digital artists home-in on. Web traffic can be unpredictable and, when demand rises, developers like to be sure that their sites are able to deliver.
It’s for this reason that VPS.NET keep a close eye on what’s going on in the world of web development. And why we’ve come across our fair share of quirky sites in our time. Here are a few of our favorites, which should give you a little late-week inspiration…
Forgotten what the Tricorder sounds like? Recap here.
This is the online equivalent of a pep-talk. Hereby known as a pet-talk, if you will.
Get on your high horse by looking at the mistakes people have made with the one job they were given to get right.
Ever wanted to get inside a painting? Here’s your chance.
Who thought rain could be so soothing?
If you’re feeling a little low, this website will put a smile back on your face.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, what’s an image made out of words worth?
Who knew a website could help you disconnect from technology?
This is the website for anyone who feels like they’ve lost the ability to be spontaneous. Let this site do the spontaneity for you.
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What do you do when you’ve got a blog to write for your business and there's nothing but a blank page staring back at you?
Madeleine Bruce investigates whether wearable tech marks a new stage in human communication and finds out who’s leading the way in the industry...
Kelly Kirkham explains how Net Promoter Score can give you insight into customer satisfaction...