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What is Crispr Gene Editing? The Complete WIRED Guide

In the early days of gene editing, biologists had a molecular tool kit that was somewhat akin to a printing press. Which is to say, altering DNA was a messy, labor-intensive process of loading genes

Smartphone and Internet Addiction: The Definitive WIRED Guide

More than a decade after the first iPhone was released, it suddenly dawned on us that we could be addicted to our smartphones. We’d certainly developed quite the habit: Almost 50 percent of people say

What Is A Meme? The Definitive WIRED Guide

Memes and the internet—they’re made for each other. Not because they’re digital visual communication (though of course, they are that), but because they are the product of a hive mind. They are the shorthand of

Self-Driving Cars: The Complete Guide

In the past five years, autonomous driving has gone from “maybe possible” to “definitely possible” to “inevitable” to “how did anyone ever think this wasn’t inevitable?” Every significant automaker is pursuing the tech, eager to

iPhone: The Complete History—and What’s Next

It’s not just the best-selling gadget ever created: It’s probably the most influential one too. Since Steve Jobs announced the iPhone in 2007, Apple has sold more than 1.2 billion of them, creating giant businesses

Star Wars: The Complete WIRED Guide

A long time ago, in a small town far, far away, a young man named George Lucas had an idea for a story: A simple young farmboy gets a magic sword from an old wizard

What is Bitcoin? The Complete WIRED Guide

Bitcoin is a digital currency. Like other currencies, you can use it to buy things from merchants that accept it, such as Overstock.com, or, as is more often the case, hold on to it in

What is Hyperloop? A Complete WIRED Guide

First proposed by Elon Musk, the theoretical transportation system we call hyperloop would propel people- or cargo-filled pods over long distances through steel tubes. Magnetic levitation and big vacuum pumps would do away with pesky

Drones: The Complete Guide

You might be using your drone (or thinking about getting a drone) for epic vacation shots and ultra-romantic wedding videos, but you should be thinking bigger. What if, instead of taking pictures of you, your

What Is Blockchain? The Complete WIRED Guide

Depending on who you ask, blockchains are either the most important technological innovation since the internet or a solution looking for a problem. The original blockchain is the decentralized ledger behind the digital currency bitcoin.

Refreshingly Simple Integration

My husband will be the first to admit that he isn’t tech savvy when it comes to registering a domain, picking out a web host, and designing a site. I’m the Technical Content Strategist here at cPanel, so recently, when he asked me to help him build an online presence for his new law firm, I readily agreed.

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Cisco Networking: Configuration Saving

Your Cisco network configuration is stored in two main locations: One is in RAM, and the other is in the configuration that is in use, or the running configuration. When you type commands, those commands

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How to remove Tomcat on cPanel

Want to remove Tomcat from cPanel? Log-into your server as root using ssh: Execute the following command to stop the Tomcat process: # /usr/sbin/stoptomcat …and to remove the next files, enter: # rm -f /usr/sbin/starttomcat

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Apache logs

Issues with suhosin or mod_security , then best check your Apache error logs tail -f /usr/local/apache/logs/error_log

Notes & Resources from WordPress for Business Meetup

The Southern California WordPress Meetup was a lot of fun as usual. Natalie Maclees was our gracious host and even provided dinner for everyone. WordPress provided swag, and Packt publishing gave away a free copy of their “WordPress for Business…

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FTP Tutorial : Overview

FTP is a commonly known and used acronym for the words ‘File Transfer Protocol’. FTP has become an imperative part of the World Wide Web (for both surfers downloading files and webmasters building websites) due

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PHP/MySQL Tutorial

By Graeme Merral : Open source has brought a lot more than Linux to the computing world. It has also given us PHP and MySQL. According to Graeme, PHP and MySQL are the world’s best

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What is Link Popularity?

The theory goes something like this: The search engine Powers That Be have decided that if other sites are linking to your site, it must be a winner; therefore, it deserves a boost in rankings

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Keyword Density: How Much Is Too Much

Copywriting for search engines is one of the more important aspects of the SEO industry. Ensuring your content is relevant and keyword rich is an effective method to “impress” the search engines. By impress, I

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What is the difference between shared & dedicated hosting?

Dedicated web hosting is different from shared web hosting in that your website is the only one on the server, and thus no resources are “shared”.