Internet of Things

Building Smart Cities Image Credits: CJ Lim

Brace Yourselves for IoT Powered Smart Cities

If there is one innovation in this 21st century that can redefine the way human beings live, then it has to be Internet of Things, commonly abbreviated as IoT. Off late, things that form the core of IoT is available inexpensively and thereby have contributed to the success of IoT. The sensors, networking chips, and other sensing devices may operate …

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Tombstone: The Digital Dead List of Internet Things

101 Things That Died on the Internet (and What Killed Them)

At times, brands have to make tough decision to kill off their products even if it turns the raving fans sad. Sometimes the decision might be justifiable from the business perspective. Sometimes it makes sense to kill off a product that lost its traction. Here’s my digital dead list of …

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The Obama Clock App

The App President Obama Doesn’t Want You to Have

There’s an app for what? There’s no doubt that as we trudge through slow economic growth – with the possibility that it will turn into a recession – that there is a lot of public dissatisfaction with politicians in high office. Barack Obama is no exception.

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Road Sign: Truck Crashes into Data Center

The Planet Datacenter Catches Fire

In Houston, Texas, a transformer in The Planet H1 datacenter caught fire. The fire department required them to take down all generators. This serious outage is impacting around 9,000 servers and 7,500 customers. An explosion blew down three walls surrounding the electrical equipment room. No injuries were reported. In late …

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HostGator Facilty

HostGator Free Templates

Houston, Texas – (The Hosting News) – December 21, 2007 – Shared, dedicated and reseller web hosting firm, HostGator, is offering 4,500 free website templates to customers and resellers, covering nearly 120 different types of businesses, designed to enable non-technical building of effective websites. Brent Oxley, Founder and President of …

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Half Life 2 Screen Shot

Half-Life 2 is Still Fun

Amazingly, Half-Life 2 still looks and plays great after about 3 years (pc game years can be likened to dog years) but I am looking to Valve to raise the crowbar of pc gaming yet again this year with The Orange Box. A few HL-2 screen shots from my journey.

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The Planet Customer Service

HostGator, The Planet, Join Forces

Houston, Texas – (The Hosting News) – March 22, 2007 – Shared, dedicated and reseller web hosting firm, HostGator, and privately held dedicated hosting company, The Planet, have extended their strategic business relationship by entering into the largest customer transaction in the history of the two companies. Through the terms …

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