Feeds

Register hits million page imps a day mark

That's what they call a result

  • alert
  • submit to reddit

We've been edging around it for a few months now but yesterday The Register surpassed one million page impressions for the first time - well, 1,000,182 to be exact.

Not to put too fine a point on it, this fact makes us rather happy. Of course, the air of joy and frivolity may be sullied by argument over whose story precisely pushed us over into million territory.

The Lego remake of a Monty Python sketch certainly helped, but writer Tony Smith admitted this morning he expected it to do better; Drew's reposting of what Microsoft said about grey exports in 1998 was certainly popular; the latest instalment in John Lettice's Microsoft anti-trust saga kept readers up to date.

Tim Richardson's report into BT's shaky backbone belied what the monster telco has been trying to make us believe; a quick review of what Gordon Brown's budget holds for IT and Internet companies found some followers; Andrew Orlowski's review of Nokia's vision for the mobile market was required reading; John Leyden reflected on the risk of hybrid computer viruses following a recent spate; and Thomas C Greene's revelation that a tool built to protect your PC can actually be used to launch DoS attacks flipped the security market on its head.

All in all, a good day. ®

Whitepapers

Providing a secure and efficient Helpdesk
A single remote control platform for user support is be key to providing an efficient helpdesk. Retain full control over the way in which screen and keystroke data is transmitted.
Intelligent flash storage arrays
Tegile Intelligent Storage Arrays with IntelliFlash helps IT boost storage utilization and effciency while delivering unmatched storage savings and performance.
Beginner's guide to SSL certificates
De-mystify the technology involved and give you the information you need to make the best decision when considering your online security options.
Security for virtualized datacentres
Legacy security solutions are inefficient due to the architectural differences between physical and virtual environments.
Secure remote control for conventional and virtual desktops
Balancing user privacy and privileged access, in accordance with compliance frameworks and legislation. Evaluating any potential remote control choice.