Review: LG Monitor W2486L

March 1, 2010 / Reviews, Technology / 6 Comments

I recently received a review set of the LG W2486L monitor from the folks at LG. It’s a LED-backlit 24″ monitor (they also have a 22″ version). Now, I’m no tech geek so I’m going to review from a consumer / designer perspective. If you’re interested in the tech side of things, check out LG’s…


TopHostingCenter Review – After 1 Year of Service

January 7, 2009 / Reviews / 25 Comments

It’s been a year since I’ve hosted with TopHostingCenter, so I guess it’s time for an updated review, since web hosting services commonly fail to provide good service after a year, due to over overselling, and overworked employees. For those who are new to Nanyate?!, here’s some background info: In December 2007, I took a…


Host Review: TopHostingCenter

July 8, 2008 / Reviews / 0 Comments

See updated review here: TopHostingCenter After 1 Year of Service Visit Top Hosting Center [rating:5] TopHostingCenter is the current host of Nanyate. Top Hosting Center is a new company based in Montreal, Quebec. They are small company run by wonderful people who genuinely care about their customers and their services. Price – TOO GOOD TO…


Host Review: WebHostingBuzz

January 3, 2008 / Reviews / 0 Comments

Visit WebHostingBuzz [rating:4] WebHostingBuzz is currently hosting my portfolio at IvyTan.Net. Price – Very cheap! I pay 2.25$ per month for the now-defunct Bronze Plan. I get 5GB Space, 100GB Transfer & Unlimited Databases, Sub-Domains, FTP Accounts, Email Addresses. Speed – Very fast. Start-Up – Wasn’t immediate; it took a few hours. I had to…


Host Review: HostAffect and Steadfast Networks

January 2, 2008 / Reviews / 0 Comments

Visit Host Affection [rating:4] Host Affection was the host of Mezza-9.Net. It is an amazing host for its time in 2003-2005, but its packages are far too small to compete with major web hosts today. Price – Compared to other popular personal website hosts of the 2003 era like Netrillium, Host Affection would be the…


Host Review: DH2

Visit DH2 [rating:4] DH2.Net was the host of IvyTan.Ca for the year 2006. Support – They had a server problem which affected my WordPress. When I contacted them, not only did they respond immediately but they actually went out of their way to rectify the problem and explain every detail to me. I was so…


Host Review: Crucial Paradigm

Visit Crucial Paradigm [rating:5] Crucial Paradigm was the host of my old blogs Style07.Net, Chinesemaiden.Com, Tsui-Mong.Org and my old portfolio, UrbanExhibit.com I have hosted with them for 3 years (2003-2006) with them and I’ve only experienced the best support, no downtime and most importantly, extremely fast servers. Speed – I cannot stress this anymore. I’m…