December 5, 2021

Archives for August 2007

Problems With Netflix

Dear Netflix. Please have somebody watch your DVDs before you send them to me. I know you can report DVDs as damaged, but I don’t think many people are doing that. The last 3 DVD’s I’ve rented from you have skipped, froze, or just not played. Normally I’d think that my DVD player is the […]

Diagnosing Server Issues, and Convincing Tech Support You’re Right.

Some of you may have noticed that, and have been down or acting very slowly for the last few days. I thought it was because of the amount of bandwith feedbutton was using (see post below this one) but it wasn’t. I kept running the numbers in my head and thought “wow, […]

Help Save Feedbutton

Many of you know that one of the sites I run is called FeedButton. It’s a cool widget that lets you replace all those “add to feed reader” buttons with something else. It’s proven very popular – it’s being used over 3000 blogs. That’s where the problem is. It’s also using about 150gig of bandwith […]