Haven’t had much time to write lately because of several ongoing internet properties that I have left stagnant for a long time are being revived. One of those internet sites that I am talking about is the Bahasa Melayu news-entertaiment site which has been aptly named CacaMarba! The idea is to update the site regularly with the latest or breaking news or entertainment information and pull in the BM-reading traffic. I don’t have many sites in BM so you could say that this is a new endeavour for me to try out. Already I am seeing some encouraging signs from the site as its Alexa rankings has gone down from around 4.5 million to only 1.5 million in a space of two weeks. Granted, Alexa isn’t exactly a reliable traffic-measuring metric, but one has to start from somewhere.
Let’s see what happens in a few weeks’ time, and I’ll be reporting about it here should I find it worth mentioning.
While everyone was in the midst of electoral mood and the internet propaganda from both sides began in full swing, I was scouting for a new PC casing as part of my plan to eventually upgrade my aging Core Duo computer system to a higher-ended one. The idea is to transplant my old mobo into a new body first while I do the eventual upgrade in stages as my savings permit. So to cut a long story short, I went to Low Yat Plaza looking for the “perfect” PC chasis and settled on the Armaggeddon Diitron T2. It comes with 4 in-built fans, lots of ventilation, and (this is essential), lots of space for multiple HDDs and bays as I may need. Continue reading…
The video above is the hacktivist group Anonymous‘ declaration of “war” on Israeli websites and online services with the aim of destabilising Israeli presence in cyberspace. Personally I was quite taken aback by this sudden attack from Anonymous. I never expected them to be pro-Palestinian. It’s all good though, and I heartily support their aims and eventual goal towards this end.
Interview with Nurul Izzah Anwar by the Australian News Network. Most of what she said in this interview is already known to me, but it will certainly be of interest to those who are unaware of Malaysian politics.