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07 November 2007 | 2,860 views

October Commenter of the Month Competition Winner!

Competition time again! We unfortunately lost quite a few comments due to the server crash in early October, but activity after that was pretty good with some excellent quality comments. As you know we started the Darknet Commenter of the Month Competition on June 1st and it ran for the whole of June and July. […]

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25 October 2007 | 4,400 views

VPS – Virtual Private Server for Darknet

So I’ve got a VPS set-up for Darknet, it’s not quite a dedicated server or a co-lo but it’s pretty close and it’s much more affordable! Can’t beat a bit of root access so I can rysnc things off to another box. The box will be backed up off-site every day anyway, and I’ll pull […]

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16 October 2007 | 2,289 views

Posts Restored & Business (almost) Back to Usual

Ok I’ve just painstakingly restored all the posts I could find since September 10th until now from Google Cache. I’ve worked out the maximum posts missing would be 1 as I could get the cache back to September 12th and the latest post before that is September 10th, or I might not have posted on […]

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11 October 2007 | 3,236 views

Server Crash

There was a massive failure on our web-host resulting in almost 100% data loss, our own back-up was from September 10th so we are trying to restore the site to full capacity as we speak. It’s in a bit of a mess at the moment, but we’ll get it back up to speed at latest […]

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03 October 2007 | 2,671 views

September Commenter of the Month Competition Winner!

ompetition time again! It wasn’t that close this month, activity seems to have dropped off a bit, but we had a wider variety of comments and some good quality – which is important! As you know we started the Darknet Commenter of the Month Competition on June 1st and it ran for the whole of […]

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04 September 2007 | 3,749 views

August Commenter of the Month Competition Winner!

Ah it’s that time again! It wasn’t as close as last month, but it was pretty close again. As you know we started the Darknet Commenter of the Month Competition on June 1st and it ran for the whole of June and July. We have just finished the third month of the competition in August […]

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13 August 2007 | 2,908 views

June Commenter of the Month Competition Winner Daniel and his Prizes

Daniel has received his prices for winning the June competition. Doesn’t he look smart! He’s happy! I want a silver PSP too *sigh* so sad they give it to other people haha. So keep commenting guys and keep up the good discussion, in the world of blogs you ‘tip’ the author by leaving comments. It […]

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01 August 2007 | 4,772 views

July Commenter of the Month Competition Winner 2007!

So, I guess you guys are wondering who has won the July contest? It was a pretty close call. As you know we started the Darknet Commenter of the Month Competition on June 1st and it ran for the whole of June, we have just finished the second month of the competition in July and […]

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02 July 2007 | 4,375 views

June 2007 Commenter of the Month Competition Winner!

Ah so this is what you’ve been waiting for! As you know we started the Darknet Commenter of the Month Competition on June 1st and it ran for the whole of June, we are now in the second month of the competition with new runnings starting yesterday, July 1st – Sponsored by GFI. We are […]

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03 June 2007 | 7,842 views

Win GFI T-shirts, Mugs and Keychains along with your iPod or PSP!

The best commenter of the month competition is now running, as sponsored by GFI the best commenter of the month will win a PSP or iPod each month! More details will be revealed as we go along. Along with that you get the chance to win some pretty cool GFI merchandise, they sent some to […]

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