Entries by TCK Media

Restoring or Reconstructing a cPanel Account Manually

These are the steps to take when you don’t have cPanel-generated cpmove or backup files but you have the old drive connected via USB port. Prerequisites: Old drive connected via USB and shell root access Create an account of the same name on the new server. Migrating Public Html Files This is the easiest part. […]

Data Breach of 2.9 Million Desjardins Customers Including 173K Businesses

Quebec-based Desjardins Group is the biggest conglomerate of credit unions in North America, that includes Desjardins Insurance, The Personal, Zag Bank, and others in its portfolio of businesses. Guy Cormier, the president and CEO of Desjardins Group, announced on Thursday, June 20, that an employee has improperly accessed and shared information. This has led to […]

Don’t Sell Your Brand Equity to Social Media Sites

Google Plus is just the latest social media network to fall and close its doors. Who can remember Friendster, MySpace (still live but lost its popularity), Google Buzz (the predecessor to Google Plus), plus a host of now defunct social networks. Although at the time of this writing LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook (which includes Instagram) […]

Why Gutenberg Editor For WordPress Should Be Optional

Gutenberg is the code-name for the new editor included as part of the core in WordPress 5.x. It is a bold update that has quite frankly ticked off a lot of people. Just look at the reviews of Gutenberg. The editor is the most critical part of any CMS (Content Management System) and making drastic […]

What Can We Glean About Facebook From Mark Zuckerberg’s Congress Hearings

Last week, the CEO and founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, has spent 2 days before 2 committees of the US senate answering questions about privacy concerns at Facebook in light of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. As a Web programmer myself, I found these series of exchanges and Mark’s responses fascinating as well as enlightening. I […]