Sanjeev Sabhlok's notes on technology, hardware, gardening

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WP Smush is a MOST DANGEROUS plugin!!!!! Never install it. A mess

I installed Smush to compress images on my blog. What it did is shocking!! It reduced their resolution so one can’t read any text (e.g. see this).

AND THE STUPID SOFTWARE DOES NOT KEEP A BACKUP IN ORDER TO UNDO THE MESS IT CREATES.

It is a most third rate, shameful software.

TOTALLY AVOID IT.

I’D GIVE IT ZERO OUT OF 1000.

 

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Internet speed test with Telstra (pre-nbn) and with TPG (post-nbn)

I’m aware that there are significant issues with nbn speeds and that most companies will not provide what they promise.

I’m therefore keeping a public record of the speed I currently get with Telstra, and will compare with TPG after it is installed next week.

This is the speed I get at a distance of around 50 metres from the router (I’ve got a repeater).

 

 

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