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  • CloudCannon Raises $500K To Make Designing Static Websites Simpler

    CloudCannon Raises $500K To Make Designing Static Websites Simpler

    CloudCannon, a simple CMS for web designers and their clients aimed at offering simple visual editing without the need for¬†an advanced technical skillset, is today launching globally¬†from TechCrunch Disrupt: London’s Startup Alley. The company is also announcing $500,000 in new funding, and a partnership with domain name registry Rightside. The additional capital comes from New… Read More

  • GoDaddy Buys Media Temple To Build Up Its Business With Web Professionals

    GoDaddy Buys Media Temple To Build Up Its Business With Web Professionals

    Domain registration and hosting company GoDaddy is continuing on its acquisitions roll, with the announcement today that it acquired Media Temple, a premium domain hosting and website services company based out of Los Angeles that targets website development professionals. Financial terms are not being disclosed. [Update: But website builder Virb that Media Temple bought in 2011 is spinning out.] Read More

  • Web Hosting Reviews Are A Cesspool. Review Signal Wants To Fix That

    Web Hosting Reviews Are A Cesspool. Review Signal Wants To Fix That

    Have you ever tried to search the web for reviews of web hosting services? Search results typically fall into two categories: A) Spammers posting rankings and positive reviews to get a cut of the sign-up fees from services with affiliate programs and B) Anecdotal experiences. It’s hard to get an overall idea of what hosts actually have a good reputation. Read More

  • Cloud Computing Company Joyent Leaves Early Supporters Out In The Cold

    Cloud Computing Company Joyent Leaves Early Supporters Out In The Cold

    Back in 2006, cloud computing company Joyent offered a lifetime subscription to bundle of hosting services for a one time fee of $500. Now, according to an e-mail sent to customers, Joyent is pulling the plug on those lifetime accounts. Customers are predictably upset, but not for the reasons you might expect. Read More

  • Media Temple Now Allows Web Control From iPhone

    Just a heads up to anyone who uses Media Temple or is thinking about choosing them as a web host. You can now use your iPhone to login to the all new iPhone Web Control panel on (mt). With your fingers you can now buy a domain, reboot your server, get support, pay a bill, and lots more. This is the first hosting company I’ve heard that’s doing something with the iPhone and I… Read More