#RandomActsOfMacHighway

Written by Tyler Jacobson on September 25, 2014

ATTENTION all active members of the MacHighway community:

#RandomActsOfMacHighway are making their way to you inbox right now.

Enjoy!


Of cPanel updates and email connection limitations.

Written by Tyler Jacobson on December 6, 2012

Fortunately, only a few of our servers yesterday were negatively effected by a cPanel update that reset our email connection limits.

Unfortunately, a few of our servers yesterday were negatively effected by a cPanel update that reset our email connection limits.

Now, we don’t want to blame cPanel. They offer a robust product and these updates were essential to closing a security gap before it was exploited. This is what good and responsible developers do and we appreciate their attention to addressing potential

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How to retrieve your forgotten passwords

Written by Tyler Jacobson on August 25, 2012

At the top of this series of posts about passwords, I encouraged you to “Go ahead and forget your passwords.”  If you followed this sage advice and did in fact forget your passwords, you will find that this leads to an inevitable problem:

You’ll have forgotten a password.

As much as we’ve trusted our computers to keep our information intact and offloaded from our soft, grey brains, we find that of the hundreds, possibly thousands of passwords we’ve created, we actually need

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What makes a strong password?

Written by Tyler Jacobson on August 17, 2012

In my last article, I discussed how and why it’s a good idea to use unique passwords for everything and then advised you to forget those passwords. In that article, I made note that there will be times when you need a memorable password that you don’t want to forget.

When that need arises, you’ll want to make sure that not only is your password memorable, but also unique and strong. Read on and I’ll show you how to easily create

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Go ahead and forget your passwords.

Written by Tyler Jacobson on August 9, 2012

I can’t tell you how many frustrated grumbles of “I’ve got too many passwords,” I’ve heard from customers and co-workers in my career. We all know it’s true; We’ve got passwords for our email, our control panel, our client area, our WordPress admin area, and that’s just where your MacHighway web hosting account is concerned. How much stress do we carry by just trying to remember all of the passwords in our lives, not to mention the added irritation when we

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