In case you missed it, there was some bruhaha over a recent change in WordPress where pinging went from being instant to being sent once per hour. argued that this change halted the real time web and that it would negatively affect announcement services such as Google news. A (more…)

For some reason this morning, I was browsing the web and came across the Ping-O-Matic website and noticed in the footer that the servers the site runs on were donated by Automattic. This peaked my curiosity so I browsed the Automattic website to see if Ping-O-Matic was listed as a (more…)