Category Archives: Information Technology

Posts related to information technology, computers and computing

New Look

The McMillans’ blog has been given a new look with the Weaver Theme by Bruce Wampler – it has many sub-theme options and is very customisable e.g. the random header images – hope you find it attractive.  The blog previously … Continue reading

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Do Adobe policies promote software piracy?

On visiting Adobe’s web site I found that a downloadable upgrade to my licenced copy of Dreamweaver would apparently cost $199.  This was a price I was prepared to pay, so I added the item to my shopping cart in … Continue reading

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All Backed Up

Many users of hosted web servers will, like me, be responsible for making their own regular backups of the their web applications, uploads, and databases. Backup isn’t really a major issue with a few static web sites, but as a … Continue reading

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Web applications for the SME

Although I’m primarily a project manager (and a business manager) in the real estate and construction sector in a medium sized business, Europtima, I’ve long been interested in IT and how it could be best applied to business tasks. A … Continue reading

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Blog Email Plugin

This blog is hosted on my account at Fasthosts. They always seem to make it a bit difficult to set up email and I was really struggling to get email working on the blog. 

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