|Server upgraded to CentOS 6.2!|
|Date posted: Wed, 20th Jun 2012 4:06 pm|
We have recently upgraded our server operating system to CentOS 6.2. This is the latest version of CentOS and should speed up server processing and correct issues with the former installation. If you notice any errors with your website which may be related to this recent upgrade, please notify us immediately.
|New cPanel Environment!|
|Date posted: Wed, 20th Jun 2012 4:03 pm|
Media Mechanic has recently upgraded our server's cPanel system to include some new features! NEW FEATURES:
- Integrated Google Analytics!
- BaseKit site builder
- RUBY ON RAILS support!
- QuickInstall, with dozens of new FREE applications.
|New Project Environment!|
|Date posted: Tue, 9th Feb 2010 7:09 pm|
Over the holidays, Media Mechanic installed a new project environment to better suit our client needs. We have upgraded our Live server, added an additional Development server, added new development stations and better integrated them all....
|New payment gateway installed!!|
|Date posted: Fri, 15th May 2009 1:15 pm|
Media Mechanic is pleased to announce our new Authorize.net payment gateway is fully installed and ready for business. Now when you sign up for hosting, purchase a domain name, or pay an invoice for web development services, you can select Authorize.net to insure a secure credit card transaction quickly, securely and easily. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover and AMEX....
|New payment gateway being installed to MM!|
|Date posted: Wed, 29th Apr 2009 3:42 pm|
We are in the process of installing a brand new payment gateway to Media Mechanic. This will allow you to purchase domain names through our site as well as pay with a credit card via Authorize.Net.
We will announce when the install is complete. Thanks!...
|Majority of people online via mobile by 2020|
|Date posted: Wed, 31st Dec 2008 6:39 pm|
The mobile device will be the primary access point to the internet by 2020, according to a new study from the Pew Internet & American Life Project. The shift will impact nearly every industry that relies on the web for business growth, interactive marketing notwithstanding....
|Scheduled Maintenance 11/18/08|
|Date posted: Tue, 18th Nov 2008 11:20 am|
We will be performing scheduled maintenance on our server on November 18th @ 8:00 PM PT. During this time we will be upgrading our Apache web server to version 2.2.10 (from 1.3.4x). We will also be upgrading the operating system from CentOS 4.7 to CentOS 5.2....
|Major Server Upgrade - PHP5|
|Date posted: Wed, 9th Jul 2008 4:28 pm|
The Media Mechanic server is being upgraded to PHP 5 (versus currently running version 4) effective immediately. Click READ MORE to learn how this will impact you as a client of Media Mechanic. ...
|ICANN Approves Expansion Of Domain Names|
|Date posted: Sun, 29th Jun 2008 1:35 pm|
Calls it an Internet milestone
By Mike Sachoff
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has voted to approve lifting restrictions on the classification of domain names, allowing for new customized Web addresses. ...
|Who Will Rule The New Internet?|
|Date posted: Thu, 12th Jun 2008 12:01 am|
By Josh Quittner/San Fransico
"Take what man makes and use it,
But do not worship it,
For it shall pass."
An anonymous wit scratched those lines on the side of a junked car door and lugged it to a trail near my home in Northern California. The middle of a pristine, ancient redwood grove is the wrong place to find a rusted-out car door, but the words magically transformed the thing from an aggravating piece of junk into art....
|No More IPs for Web?|
|Date posted: Tue, 1st Apr 2008 9:03 am|
By Abby Prince - Mon, 03/31/2008 - 3:50pm.
Wow. Is it really happening? Are we really going to run out of IP addresses? The answer is yes, but the outlook isn't as bleak as it appears....
|Can We Fix The Web?|
|Date posted: Thu, 20th Mar 2008 12:27 pm|
The problem with the modern Web is that it's insecure and fixes may be a long time coming....
|Those Expanding Internet Domain Names|
|Date posted: Thu, 20th Mar 2008 12:23 pm|
33 million new domains were registered in 2007. Did you get one?...
|Microsoft Identifies Culprit in Hotmail Outage|
|Date posted: Thu, 20th Mar 2008 12:22 pm|
It took several hours for Microsoft to get users of its Windows Live ID service back online....
|VeriSign Strengthens DNS For IPv6|
|Date posted: Thu, 20th Mar 2008 12:21 pm|
DNS gets scaled for the challenge ahead, as the Internet infrastructure giant works to similarly ready its other systems....
|Don't get scammed by phishers|
|Date posted: Tue, 19th Feb 2008 8:43 am|
Responding to an urgent e-mail about your compromised bank account is tempting, almost involuntary. That's exactly what phishers are counting on when they link you to a false site and pump you for personal details. ...
|Internet failure hits two continents|
|Date posted: Fri, 1st Feb 2008 10:22 am|
High-technology services across large tracts of Asia, the Middle East and North Africa were crippled Thursday following a widespread Internet failure which brought many businesses to a standstill and left others struggling to cope.
This could impact some of your services....
|Is your domain suffering from Spam attacks?|
|Date posted: Mon, 21st Jan 2008 1:44 pm|
Hello everyone. Has your site recently fallen victim to email spam attacks? Have you opened your email, only to find 2000 returned emails from accounts that don't exist? Are the subjects "failure notice" or "Returned mail: see transcript for details"?
If so you have fallen victim to what is called a "Spoof Email Attack"....
|Are you having troubles reaching your site?|
|Date posted: Thu, 20th Dec 2007 10:00 am|
Over the past week, I have received several complaints from clients unable to reach their website or retreive their email. After spending 4 days tracking down the issue, the problem has been located and corrected....
|3 great hosting packages!|
|Date posted: Mon, 1st Oct 2007 8:17 pm|
Are your looking for affordable webhosting with great support & features? Be sure to check out our hosting deals! We offer 3 different packages - all at prices you can afford!...
Hosting as low as $5 a month!|
Choose the plan that is right for you, then pay securely with a major credit card or Paypal via our secure payment gateway!
Sign up for our web hosting!
|Domains as low as $10.50 a year!|
Contact us for more info! (503) 908-1265 or e-mail
|Hosting plans for $5, $10 and $15 a month!|
|We will even transfer your website from your old web host to us for FREE. Sound like a headache? Let us do it for you - no charge!|
Choose from 4 Cylinder (basic), V6 (standard), V8 (pro) or...
|Domain names for only $10.50 a year!|
"Really?" Yes, really. As a Media Mechanic client, you can benefit from our at cost domain name registration. Why pay up to $35 a year per domain address, when you can have it for less than $11 from us....