Yahoo! Domains, part 2 January 4, 2009
I received an e-mail from Yahoo! Domains today saying my domains will soon expire and I will be charged $35 renewal fee for each of my domains. What? I transferred all my domains to DreamHost when Yahoo! announced that they will be charging $35 for 1 year renewal months ago! And Yahoo! still tries to [...]
Donation November 5, 2008
I have made my first on-line donation in my life — to Wikipedia. It’s amount is insignificant, but I hope it will help somehow. PS. Congratulations to Obama! He deserved it.
Pictures from the sky July 26, 2008
Check out more magnificent photos taken from up above here
Yahoo! Domains — crazy! July 26, 2008
According to many sources, the domains registered by Yahoo! now cost $34.95 to renew every year — a $25 increase. You can verify this by checking the billing status of your domains. I had 3 domains registered with them… until yesterday. Yesterday I transferred them to DreamHost (I use their one and only hosting plan) [...]
Funny signs July 20, 2008
More funny signs can be found here and there.
Internet software, eh? June 15, 2008
I was browsing Microsoft Encarta using Firefox today and decided to listen to Uzbekistan’s anthem. I open the corresponding page and I get this: Since when browsers are called “Internet software”? The definition is a bit archaic, IMHO.
June 17 is the Firefox Download Day June 12, 2008
What a pity! May 4, 2008
A passage from Apple Safari license agreement: You also agree that you will not use these products for any purposes prohibited by United States law, including, without limitation, the development, design, manufacture or production of nuclear, missiles, or chemical or biological weapons. Oh no!
My video on YouTube April 8, 2008
The video about Tashkent (the capital of Uzbekistan) which was made by me was viewed over 40 000 times and has more than 100 comments, most of which are very positive and thankful. Very nice :-)
Audible.com March 29, 2008
I had an account at Audible.com and bought one audio book just to see how it was and if I could understand the speech. I am still listening to the book but the piece of software they’re offering which would allow me to listen to the book on my Nokia S60 device didn’t work (because [...]