How to change the default port for Remote Desktop

If you like me is a big fan of the Windows feature Remote Desktop, you might find this post interesting. I will tell you how you can change the default port for Remote Desktop making it harder for hackers to attack your computer.

Why I bought a Samsung Galaxy S3 Smartphone

galaxy_S3_1I just recently bought a new Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone. Some of you might think that it was a stupid choice, because Samsung has already released the Samsung Galaxy S4 with better specifications and new features. Most people always want the newest technology, just because it is new and not always because it is better or they actually need it. In most cases the new phones are very expensive because the companies know that a lot of people just want to have the new model no matter what it cost. The thing is that you can make a very good deal if you go for last year’s model instead of the newest model from Samsung, Apple, Nokia, HTC or whatever model you prefer.

My Google Analytics Stats Report for Q2 2013

Another quarter of 2013 has past and as always I like to share my stats form Google Analytics. As many other bloggers I was hit by a big evil Google Penguin that cost me a lot of traffic as you can see on the graph below…!

Optimizing the MySQL database for WordPress

Wordpress maintenanceHave you ever been wondering about the database underneath WordPress? Lately I have had the issues that my Wordpress seems to have become very slow. I started to check out my active plugins on my blog that I don’t need any more and that might speed things up a bit. Like always before I start on thing like that I made a complete backup of my blog (MySQL database and files).

What is new in the WordPress 3.5.2 Release

wordpress-update-150x150Yesterday June 21, 2013 WordPress 3.5.2 was released for public download. This updated is a minor maintenance update fixing 12 bugs in WordPress 3.5 and 3.5.1. It is mainly a security release and you should not wait too long to upgrade your blog. In fact the WordPress team “strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately”. The update includes 7 security fixes that you don’t want to miss.