site information

Site problems – let us know

By libertyc
April 9, 2009 // 5 Comments

Some readers have reported problems accessing the site.  We’ve checked our server logs and everything seems to be fine on this end.  So we need your help to find out exactly what’s going on. If [...]

Spam and comments – 32,000+ spams in 3 months

By libertyc
April 5, 2009 // 2 Comments

Since January 1 we have received over 32,000 spam “comments” that tried to get posted on TeleRead. The volume of this stuff is simply amazing and some if it is really very clever. As you [...]

TeleRead on Calibre/Feedbooks: New long articles RSS Feed

By libertyc
February 13, 2009 // 0 Comments

For those of you who haven’t noticed,  Calibre, the great e-book management program maintained by Kovid Goyal, now contains a option to automatically download TeleRead posts as an ebook. Calibre [...]

Site status, two kudos and a thank you

By libertyc
January 21, 2009 // 3 Comments

As you can see we have come a long way from a couple of days ago. The site is running much better and, at least for me, is actually faster than it was before. There is still some work yet to do, but [...]

Site status – moved to new host but gremlins moved along with us

By libertyc
January 20, 2009 // 0 Comments

We’ve sucessfully moved to our new hosting service, but it hasn’t been as simple as we hoped. The gremlins are still doing their best to slow us down, but we are putting up a good fight [...]

New comments have to be moderated – may be a delay

By libertyc
October 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

If any of our new commenters have experienced a delay in seeing their comments appear, please accept my apologies.  All first time comments have to be reviewed by the moderators, to be sure to keep [...]

David Rothman’s Medical Condition

By libertyc
September 30, 2008 // 0 Comments

David Rothman had a heart attack on the weekend of September 25, 2008.  (Read Paul Biba’s initial announcement here).  David will be away indefinitely. This URL  will relay updates about [...]

TeleRead reading survey: SF, award-winning lit, thrillers, classics among your faves—and fiction in general

By libertyc
March 26, 2008 // 2 Comments

A few weeks ago TeleRead asked readers to take a five-question, muti-choice reading survey using the Survey Gizmo service. 161 anonymous respondents took the survey in the first week of March 2008, [...]

New TeleRead sponsor: NAEB Cybook

By libertyc
January 5, 2008 // 0 Comments

You may have noticed a few days ago that we added a sponsored ad on the right from the NAEB Cybook buyer’s club. Both David and I are familiar with the Cybook family of devices and like the [...]

About the TeleBlog’s ads

By libertyc
November 19, 2007 // 1 Comment

How to keep the TeleBlog sustainable without selling out to advertisers? Until recently, our response has been simple—we haven’t tried to woo them. But both the writing and the [...]

1 2
wordpress analytics