Archive for August, 2010

Tallan Latz Amazing 10 Year Old Guitarist

Tallan Latz Amazing 10 Year Old Guitarist

The Magic Carpet ride held in Spring Grove, IL this past Sunday, August 29, was a charity event for Children of Fallen Riders.  There were close to 500 bikers participating and what a great way to launch the riders when Tallan Latz played the Star Spangled Banner. I am sure if Jimi Hendrix was alive he […]

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Beware of the F-Secure Phishing Scam

Beware of the F-Secure Phishing Scam

There’s an email purporting to be from F-Secure, claiming that you must confirm, update and verify your account information. The email is not from F-Secure. It is a phishing scam that’s designed to steal a customers account details and other personal information. F-Secure customers should ignore this email and delete it immediately. Example Email: From: […]

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Google PageRank Updates Explained

Here’s an interesting video by Matt Cutts explaining how PageRank updates work. Matt Cutts, like many other SEO professionals, states that PR updates happen every 3 months or four times per year. Unfortunately, it’s not consistent and I wouldn’t hold my breath for the next update. I hope you find this video informative. The last […]

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Facebook Suing Over the Use of Book in a Domain Name

Facebook Suing Over the Use of Book in a Domain Name

This is absolutely ludicrous! Facebook doesn’t want anyone to register a domain name that uses ‘generic plus book’. There are many domains that have generic plus book such as; Macbook.com SEObook.com (Excellent resource for SEO) lookatbook.com eBook.com Techbook.com (Parked domain) Teachbook (Currently being sued) iownbook.com (Newly registered) According to Facebook: “If others could freely use […]

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Netflix “Watch instantly” now Available on iPhone and IPod Touch

Netflix “Watch instantly” now Available on iPhone and IPod Touch

Netflix just released an app for iPhone and iPod Touch which allows users to stream the company’s “Watch Instantly” library. This was only available for iPad, but now it’s available for iPhone and iPod Touch. The app is free to download. In order to access the Netflix movie library, users will have to have a […]

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Google Loving Brands More

Google Loving Brands More

Google made a significant change to its algorithm on or around August 20 which really benefits brand names. They are allowing one domain to have many results in the first page. These brands which are well known are dominating in SERP by a landslide. An example of this is Apple iPod. There are 7 results […]

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Magic Carpet Ride August 29, 2010

Magic Carpet Ride August 29, 2010

The Magic Carpet Ride 2010 would like to invite you to a special charity event in support of Children of Fallen Riders. Come join us at KC’s Cabin in Spring Grove, IL this Sunday, August 29. There will be food, music, helicopter rides and so much more. You don’t need to ride in order to […]

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Celebrity Death Spam Leads to Viruses

Celebrity Death Spam Leads to Viruses

There have been some weird email messages going around about stories of celebrity deaths. These messages are being sent by a spam ring with the intent to distribute viruses using HTML or zipped attachments. This tactic could be very affective as people just love gossip and this type of gossip is on the extreme side. […]

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