Apple Event – iPhone 5C??

Few hours ago, AllthingsD confirmed the Apple event on September 10. There are many rumors about cheaper iPhone dubbed as iPhone 5C.  I also believe, low-cost iPhone can improve Apple’s smartphone share especially in developing countries such as India and China. Here are few thoughts about it. Continue reading

[Youtube updates] GPA Sheet Promo, Change default folder view and more

In the last few days, I have been active in uploading new video tutorials on YouTube. Check them out. Continue reading

WiredTree Web Hosting is Deteriorating

Since late 2011, I have been using WiredTree. Their service and support was in top-notch during the first year and it is deteriorating for the past few months. Continue reading

YouBroadband downtime report

I have been using YouBroadBand internet service for more than a year. The internet service is good(not best though). I have opted for Dual Speed(12Mbps/1Mbps) 1 Mbps Unlimited plan. This post is a reference to myself – see monthly downtime and to others – who are considering to switch to YouBroadBand (Update Aug 28, 2014: Avoid YBB). Continue reading

Protect WordPress from Botnet Brute Force attack

Popular blogging platform WordPress is facing a huge brute force attack and cracking Administrator credentials.  According to,

The unknown people behind the highly distributed attack are using more than 90,000 IP addresses to brute-force crack administrative credentials of vulnerable WordPress systems, researchers from at least three Web hosting services reported.

This attack is largely targeted on WordPress blogs with default username as “admin” and with a weak password. Here are some of the ways, you can protect your blog from this attack… Continue reading

Using Microsoft Mail Service(Outlook) for your domain

Since Google has ditched the freemium version of Google App Mail service, you can start integrating Microsoft Outlook Email service with your domain and setup an account such as Outlook looks and feels familiar to Windows 8 Mail app and it’s cool Continue reading

[Updated] Things you should be aware of… before purchasing from BigRock

BigRock is one of my favorite domain registrar. In the last few years, I had bought more than 20 domains – for personal as well as for friends, business use, college events, etc. The main reason why I go with BigRock is, it supports major payment methods – Credit Cards, Debit Cards, PayPal, Offline Payment such as Demand Draft.

Being a customers for several months, here are two things you should be aware of. Continue reading

[How to] Convert Page to Post in WordPress

There may be situation when you need to change a page content to post. I had published few review articles on page  because I wanted to link those article from Menu. Earlier versions of WordPress didn’t have ability to have custom link. WordPress 3.0+ brought the functionality to life.  Continue reading

Re-enter blogging

There is always a bad time. You can see this in business, blogging and even studies. When it comes to blog, you can feel like quitting and sell it. Here are few tips to

Movies and real world:

Try to forget the blog for the moment. You could certainly feel that you are relieved for now. Enjoy the world outside the internet. You can go and watch movies with friends, spend more time with your family members, play games all through the day. These moments will be a great changer. You should understand that only Internet is not the world. I mean, in the current era Continue reading

Using Facebook Sign up for your website or forum

In today’s world, Facebook is another identity for us besides Driving license , Voter ID (or SSN). Many websites, startups and forums started integrating their registration process with Facebook for the ease of the users. I had been using the Facebook integration for my vbulletin forum for the past six months and here is my observations. Continue reading