Our Data and it’s Many Uses

Data collection and distribution is rapidly becoming one of the hottest topics in privacy and security conversations. Several articles covering data collection and use focus on the negative aspect of the overwhelming availability of our personal data, and rightly so. Facebook is known to track user activity while online for as long as the user [...]

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Facebook’s new profile; the Timeline.

Like it or not, Facebook is rolling out a new profile. This is, you guessed it, a timeline. It snaps your Facebook posts to a timeline that extends to the bottom of the page, with quick access in the upper right-hand corner, just beneath the menu bar. While we can all foresee the mumbling and [...]

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It’s Change Your Password Day!

After getting indirectly attacked in December Gizmodo has declared Feb 1st as change your password day today, a day to scratch our heads and rattle out new, complicated passwords for all of our online accounts. Which is a great idea. So tomorrow while we’re trying to remember our shiny new passwords we’ll be wondering why [...]

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Joomla! Dev – Template Overrides for Modules/Components

Does the HTML Joomla!’s built-in components spit out bother you? Would you like to improve it? Let’s look at how overrides can fix that.

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Joomla! Dev – Module vs Component

When you need a Joomla! custom item, do you choose a module or component? Let’s analyze our their respective strengths to help us decide.

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