Once again, stay away from Headway Themes

Stay away from Headway Themes. Stay away from Pressmatic. Stay away from anything associated with Vesped.

Stay away from Headway Themes. Stay away from Pressmatic. Stay away from anything associated with Vesped.

2015 Hugo Awards nominees announced

The 2015 Hugo Award¬†nominees were announced yesterday, and the list of nominees is reportedly rife with controversy. I wouldn’t know. I look at the list of finalists for Best Novel, do a quick mental check to see if I’ve read any of them, and then generally move on with my Internet browsing.¬† The list of … Continue reading “2015 Hugo Awards nominees announced”

Do most premium WordPress themes come with a yearly licence fee?

Last week I blogged about my experience with Headway, a premium framework theme builder for WordPress. One of the issues I discussed was how Headway charged a yearly license fee. A customer is required to pay this yearly fee if they want to receive updates, including bug fixes. I didn’t realize this when I originally … Continue reading “Do most premium WordPress themes come with a yearly licence fee?”

Working at a tech support call center is a lot like being a deep sea diver

Working in a tech support call center is a lot like being a deep sea diver. Sort of. Deep sea divers can only go deep underwater for a certain amount of time, then they must spend time on the surface decompressing. There’s no such thing as a deep sea diver working twelve hours a day, … Continue reading “Working at a tech support call center is a lot like being a deep sea diver”