As I am sure most everyone has noticed by now, I have added a new SHARE bar to dotTech. This article is intended to ensure everyone is informed about what this bar is, what it is intended for, and what …Read More »
Frequent dotTechies who post comments may have noticed for a long time the ability to edit comments – after they have been posted – has been broken. I have applied a temporary fix to make it work. What used to …Read More »
Tired of getting e-mails about Android apps? Now you can control what articles you are e-mailed about
As I am sure many of you noticed, dotTech has had a flurry of Android articles lately. I know many e-mail subscribers may not have Android phones and may not be interested in Android articles; I understand that some of …Read More »
[New dotTech Feature] Have a freebie, program, website, service, etc. you want to share with the world? Now you can through dotTech’s Community Content section!
Here on dotTech we have a forum where users can share information regarding programs, websites, freebies, etc. However, many posts on the forums go unnoticed, regardless of how good the freebie/program/website/etc. may be. Therefore, I have decided to introduce a …Read More »
Getting too many e-mails from dotTech? Sign up for our new e-mail notification system and get only one e-mail a day.
dotTech has multiple different ways it can be subscribed through: RSS Feed | E-mail | Twitter | Facebook. Typically these four options cover the subscription needs of most dotTechies. However, recently I have been told by some people that dotTech …Read More »
Earlier this year I asked dotTechies to vote for dotTech as the “Best Geek Blog” for 2010 at the Blogger’s Choice Awards; there have also been dotTechie-assisted campaign efforts through our forums. Well ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, techies …Read More »
Hey look – it’s a bird, it’s a plane… no, it’s the new dotTech! Last week I introduced a minimalist black-and-white design of dotTech. However, many dotTechies wanted something with color. So based upon the feedback I received, I have …Read More »
Update: The server transfer has been complete. Everything should be back to normal. Please report if you find any errors!
I would just like to let everyone know that a lot of things are broken on dotTech right now …Read More »
Update: Everyone should be getting e-mails now. If you are not getting e-mails and you are on the e-mail notifications list, please inform me and I will look into it!
Some dotTechies who are subscribed to e-mail notifications may …Read More »
In a bid to market their products in the best way possible, developers often provide “exclusive” freebies to multiple different sites. A few dotTechies have raised some concern regarding this issue telling me a giveaway cannot be “exclusive” if …Read More »
In the past I have expressed the need for more authors writing for dotTech. However, previously the author positions were strictly voluntary, unpaid positions. Now dotTech is making a little money thanks to active dotTechies visiting, so I figure why …Read More »
So, as I am sure all dotTechies have noticed, I have not posted on dotTech for the past two months. Why? Simply because I was too busy with life (life outside dotTech), and couldn’t deal with dotTech. I know I …Read More »
As I am sure many dotTechies have noticed, I have been writing less and less GOTD/Shareware reviews recently. There are multiple reasons as to why this is happening but by far the biggest reason is lack of time; I am …Read More »
For the past 6 months dotTech has been running a WinUtilities Professional Edition giveaway, allowing dotTechies to grab WinUtilities Professional Edition for free. Recently, because of a disagreement between dotTech and YL Computing (the developer of WinUtilities), YL Computing has …Read More »
Recently dotTech has run a couple of promotions in cooperation with Paragon Software. From their end Paragon Software has thoroughly enjoyed working with dotTech and the feedback they have received from dotTechies; in fact they asked me to pass on …Read More »
The winners of dotTech’s 30 Paragon Backup & Recovery 10 Suite license giveaway have been selected. They are as follows:
Congratulations to everyone that won and better luck next time to everyone that did not. All e-mails with registration information …Read More »
The winners of dotTech’s 30 AnyBizSoft PDF to Word 3.0 license giveaway have been selected. They are as follows:
Congratulations to everyone that won and better luck next time to everyone that did not. All e-mails with registration information will …Read More »
A few important announcements: Three (time limited) freebies coming to dotTech and Ashraf going on vacation soon
Do you hear that? No? Me neither; that is the new-dotTech-article sound that you don’t hear. I know I haven’t posted an article if a few days; the semester is ending and I wanted to focus on my studies so …Read More »
The winners of dotTech’s 30 Linkman Pro license giveaway have been selected. They are as follows:
Congratulations to everyone that won and better luck next time to everyone that did not. All e-mails with registration information will be sent out …Read More »
Thank you to everyone that provided me feedback on the e-mail issue I have been dealing with lately. Based on my efforts at trying to fix this issue and the feedback from dotTechies, I have come up with a few …Read More »
I have gotten numerous e-mails from lots of people telling me that they are no longer receiving e-mails from dotTech (e-mail notifications/registration confirmation e-mails). Believe me when I say I am not ignoring your e-mails of distress that …Read More »
The winners of dotTech’s 20 Paragon Hard Disk Manager Suite 2010 giveaway have been selected. They are as follows:
- Mike Brazil
- Shava Nerad
- Don S
- Mr. Dave
Three weeks ago dotTech ran a giveaway giving away 15 licenses of Auslogics Registry Defrag for free. The entries have finally been tallied, and the winners have finally been picked. The winners of the 15 Auslogics Registry Defrag licenses are …Read More »
Last week dotTech ran a giveaway giving away 30 licenses of novaPDF Professional for free. Although it took me an unacceptable amount of time (sorry for taking so long… I totally forgot to select the winners), the entries have finally …Read More »
My apologies for the ~4-5 hour downtime. You see I have been in the process of moving servers and the lack of quick DNS resolving on my ISP’s part forced me to turn a blind eye to dotTech’s …Read More »
Last week dotTech ran a giveaway giving away 30 licenses of Backup4All Professional for free. The entries have been tallied, and the winners have been picked. The winners of the 30 free Backup4All Professional licenses are as follows:
- Praveen Kumar
As a result of a recent deal with a software developer (hopefully the deal will be finalized tomorrow and I can post about the freebie) I came to realize one way I could “give back” to the people who have …Read More »
As mentioned earlier today, I have gotten numerous complaints by dotTechies about “malware being on dotTech”, specifically related to advertisements and/or page redirections. Since I have not been able to reproduce these problems myself, I have diagnosed these problems to …Read More »
Last year I ran a belated campaign to try to get dotTech to win “Best Geek Blog” at Blogger’s Choice Awards for 2009. Well, unfortunately, we did not win – we got 6th if I remember properly. However, this year …Read More »
Recently, dotTech celebrated its 1 year birthday. Now, dotTech is celebrating its first 1000 members! This just a year and two months after its founding means we have an average of two and a bit new members a day.
Thanks …Read More »
As I am sure you all know, I run dotTech less as a business or work, and more as a hobby. In other words, I enjoy writing articles and reviews for dotTech and enjoy the interaction with dotTechies …Read More »
First and foremost let me say thanks to everyone that expressed concern and curiosity about my lack of activity for the past 6-7 days. You see I was out of town for the past 6-7 days (although it …Read More »
Huge dotTech Exclusive freebie coming this Friday – stay tuned because it will only be available during the weekend!
Update: The freebie is live! Go get it!
This weekend dotTech will be running a promotion to get a well known, respected, effective, and unique – and one of my personal favorites – security software for free. The …Read More »
Back in March I asked for assistance in making dotTech number 1 in “Best Geek Blog” of 2009 at Blogger’s Choice Awards. Well 2009 is coming to an end and I would very much still love to win that award …Read More »
On Friday I posted about a dotTech Exclusive giveaway of free 20 lifetime Outpost Security Suite Pro licenses. If I say so my self, the response from dotTechies was stupendous. The winners have been decided; I used a random number …Read More »