Tag Archives: upgrading

Upgrading vs. buying new: Bring a new lease of life to your PC experience

I remember buying my first portable pc by TwinHead. It was a 386 pc with about 16MB of RAM, and 80 MB hard disk. Yes, MB, not GB. Nowadays, I’m using two PCs (both of which are or were secondhand at one time) at home: one with 2 hard disks topping out at 160GB, 768MB of RAM; and… Read More »

WordPress 2.3.3 Security Upgrade: A simple upgrade technique

Today’s announcement of an insecurity in WordPress 2.3.2 may have spooked a few people: WordPress 2.3.3 is an urgent security release. A flaw was found in our XML-RPC implementation such that a specially crafted request would allow any valid user to edit posts of any other user on that blog. … If you are interested only in the… Read More »