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Ghacks New Theme is finally there

You may have noticed already that we have activated the new Ghacks theme finally on the site. I hope you like it as much as I do, and I'd like to take […]

Ghacks: moved to new server, new CDN network

We have moved the site Ghacks to a new hosting company, Kinsta, yesterday, and also switched to a new CDN provider KeyCDN in the process. I talked about the need to move […]

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Ghacks: Cloudflare, new theme, HTTPS, more

I would like to provide you with information on changes that have been implemented already on Ghacks, or are upcoming in April 2017. I first thought about publishing this article on April […]

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Help us test the new Ghacks theme

You have probably read about it already: we are planing to release a new theme for Ghacks soon. Since this is a rather delicate thing to do, not only to avoid angering […]

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Ghacks in 2017, and a look back

It is the last day of the year, a good time to look ahead at what is in store for Ghacks in the year 2017, and to look back at the last […]

This Is Ghacks (Stats April 2016)

I have published quite a few articles over the years in which I analyzed the rise and decline of operating systems or web browsers, but never really revealed how the situation looks […]


Ghacks turns 10: a look at the past, present and future of the site

When I posted Welcome to Ghacks on October 3, 2005 I did not know what to expect from this site. It was my first blog and initially designed to provide information about […]

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Adobe just lost over 50 links pointing to their site after legal threat

I received a legal document from Adobe Inc two weeks ago requesting the removal of deep links pointing to Adobe's own official FTP server. The article referenced in the document linked to […]

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Introducing Ghacks Deals

One of my core efforts this year is to reduce Ghack's dependency on a single service or traffic source. Ghacks Deals is a new optional service here on this site that lists […]

2 Months later: Ghacks is still dying, but there is hope

I wanted to give you all an update on my original post about Ghacks is dying from February this year. I don't want to rehash all the post to put those up […]

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Help us test the new comment system

Update: We have deactivated the commenting plugin for now as it had too many issues. We will take another look at it once it offers missing features. The native WordPress comment system […]


Ghacks is dying and needs your help

When I started in 2005 I never imagined what a ride it would be. The site became popular quickly and allowed me to quit my day job to become a full […]

The tech I use daily as a freelance writer

The other day my colleague Martin Brinkman wrote a bit about what he uses every day. Surprisingly, given we both do essentially the same job, we are somewhat separated in what we […]

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New Ghacks Theme Live Beta Test

You have probably already noticed that we have a new theme here on the site. It is not really that different from the old theme in regards to looks, I think, so […]

The workflow of a tech geek (aka how I work)

I was asked about my daily workflow in regards to this site and also about the services and programs that I use throughout the day. While I do not think that you […]

What to do when you are down with the flu, but need to work

Yesterday I started to show flu symptoms from one minute to the next. My body was aching and feeling heated up, then cold again, headaches, and a sore throat. While it came […]

Ghacks wishes you all a happy new year 2013

Some of you may already be in the new year, while others may be waiting patiently for the clock to reach midnight to celebrate the beginning of the new year. Looking back […]

Happy Birthday Ghacks

October 3, 2005, that's when it all began. Back then I had no idea that this little pet project of mine would turn into something that would change my life fundamentally forever. […]