Review: YouTubeSocial.com–Come to my Viewing Party?

Posted by danblog on October 25, 2010 in Google, Reviews, YouTube |

YouTubeSocial.com is a nifty idea which solves the age old problem of sharing videos with friends online, and being able to follow it at the same time. This is a problem I can relate to a lot as I often find myself sharing a link and then struggling to watch it along with them and […]

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Window Live Writer: Easily Add Watermarks to Images

Posted by danblog on October 24, 2010 in How Tos & Tutorials, Microsoft, Reviews, Windows Stuff |

I recently took up writing the majority of my posts using Windows Live Writer when I installed the Windows Live Essentials 2011 software, and so far its been pretty decent and includes some great features, including the ability to easily add watermark text to images before uploading to the blog, and here’s how.   Once […]

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Easy WordPress Widget Builder

Posted by danblog on October 15, 2010 in How Tos & Tutorials, Reviews, Scripts |

I had a bit of a dilemma today as I needed to create a widget to house the BT.com widget (which you can now see on the sidebar) and for this I decided the easiest way would be to knock up a standalone plugin for this. While looking into this I discovered a very handy little WordPress […]

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Don’t trust a host with Magic hard drives

Posted by danblog on September 28, 2010 in Ranting, Reviews |

Today a friend approached me telling me how another host has some fantastic offerings so I checked them out… Apparently you can get 400GB diskspace, 10TB bandwidth on a shared dual-core with up to 100 other people! I thought this was incredible so naturally I spoke to one of the sales team on how they […]

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New Twitter – The Review

Posted by danblog on September 15, 2010 in Reviews, Twitter |

I was intrigued to see that I seem to be one of the few selected to view the new version of Twitter… So why don’t we take a look? So as you can see got a nice banner to view the new version. Once we click this we are presented with the new twitter design with a overlay […]

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My new mobile

Posted by danblog on August 8, 2010 in General stuff, Reviews |

Just a quick post to check out what it is like to blog using the android wordpress app on my new LG inTouch Max mobile! I will proberly be posting a full review of the phone and probably some comments about tmobile too… but for now i shall keep it short. So far i like […]

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Review: Goodmans GCR1872

Posted by danblog on February 26, 2010 in Reviews |

I thought I would write a little review for the iPod dock/alarm clock I got for Christmas, hope this helps! The Goodmans GCR1872 iPod Dock Alarm clock is a small stylish device which which has 2 handy alarm timings, includes a FM radio and also Aux input and output. The alarm clock function allows for […]

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OVH Technical Support is bad and worthless.

Posted by danblog on September 10, 2009 in Ranting, Reviews, Web Hosting |

I run a small web hosting company, and work with multiple data centres and software suppliers etc to deliver my products, one of which is OVH. Been using a server with them for almost 4/5 months now and, while the server seems fine the technical support is terrible. A month or so ago i added an […]


Offical Twitter Accounts – Worth a Look!

Posted by danblog on July 2, 2009 in Reviews, Twitter |

Twitter has become a massive force on the Internet, I am wrapped up in it and tweet obsessively (@Dansgalaxy) as well as managing many twitter accounts and twitter bots. As well as this other (bigger) businesses are taking advantage of twitter and using it as a way to communicate with their users, often it can […]

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YouTube: New Pop Out Video Feature

Posted by danblog on May 4, 2009 in Reviews, YouTube |

So I noticed a shiny new feature the other day on YouTube, the ability to pop out the video or to “Watch this video in new window” on certain videos. Now so far the only video I have come across using this feature is a 1:05:37 long talk from Vint Cerf  and amazingly, I have yet […]

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