Reboot

It is time to start writing on this blog again. This blog has become terribly stale since I haven’t posted anything since 2009. Wow! It sure has been a while. So, to catch the random lurker up to speed, here is what you have missed. My family has grown. Jack is...

Google Friend Connect

I signed up for the Beta of Google Friend Connect (a service built on the Open Social platform) a few months ago and today I received my official invitation into the program. So, I have Google Friend Connectified the site. The concept behind Open Social is to expand...

Site Update 11/13/08 – Disqus & Page Curl

Today I updated a few things on https://www.jeffbristow.com. The comment section following every blog post is now done through a service called disqus. This will allow me to have the comment section for this site and other sites that I operate to be more uniform and...

Same Blog – Different Place

A big change has happened today. And it involves two websites. The site you are on right now and the former home of my personal blog, thebristows.com. I have decided to move my personal blog from thebristows.com to https://jeffbristow.com and keep...

Webhosting Woes

I am using Bluehost.com to host this website. I switched to them to save some money, and so far it has been a huge hassle. The initial setup and transition went smoothly. Then all of a sudden my websites IP address was changed because of ‘server problems’....

Weekend Website Issue

My apologies for the downtime this past weekend. My webhost changed my sites IP address without notice. This caused my DNS entry to fail. We have this resolved now with a static IP address that will not be changing. (at least this is what my webhost claims) A few...