How High Did California’s Electricity Prices Get? – Energy Institute Blog

Wholesale electricity prices soared during California’s September heat wave.

Hot, hot, hot!  What a way to start September, with record high temperatures across California, and what a test for the state’s electricity market. More California households have air conditioning than ever before, and it pushed electricity demand to an all-time record.

For today’s post, I want to look at what happened to wholesale electricity prices. Like many of you, I kept checking the CAISO price map throughout the heat wave, but now that temperatures – and prices – are back down, I wanted to look…

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C.R.E.A.T.E. An entertainment manifesto | Music Industry Blog

When we first formed MIDiA eight years ago, we saw the new entertainment world was going to require a new joined up approach for entertainment businesses. With the start of the ascent of the smartphone we made an intellectual bet that everything was going to become more interconnected, inter-dependent and inter-competitive. Our vision then, was to build analysis and data that cut across siloes, to help previously unrelated industries understand they were becoming connected. The ‘connecting the dots’ tagline that we launched with in 2014 was right for the time, but now the world has…

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Quickly launch WordPress sites with this lifetime hosting plan deal


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  • September 12, 2022
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With all the challenges facing websites today, simple and secure site design and hosting have never been more important. PixelHost WordPress Hosting is designed to help you build and maintain WordPress sites securely and efficiently.

This lifetime hosting plan begins with solid security and access foundations. PixelHost has servers in more than 11 countries for lightning-fast access around the globe, utilizing SSD storage or better in all servers to limit load times and increase access.

Every site built on the platform has…

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Iran-linked APT42 is behind over 30 espionage attacksSecurity Affairs

Iran-linked APT42 (formerly UNC788) is suspected to be the actor behind over 30 cyber espionage attacks against activists and dissidents.

Experts attribute over 30 cyber espionage attacks against activists and dissidents to the Iran-linked APT42 (formerly UNC788).

The campaigns have been conducted since 2015 and are aimed at conducting information collection and surveillance operations against individuals and organizations of strategic interest to Teheran. Mandiant researchers pointed out that the APT42 operates on behalf of the Islamic…

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Bluehost Unveils Easy WordPress Ecommerce Solution

Bluehost announced a new point and click solution that makes it easy for virtually anyone to create an eCommerce store with WordPress.

This is an opportunity for businesses for whom complexity of technology was a barrier to entry.

It’s also a door opener for agencies who can now more easily serve smaller clients and help them to become bigger and more successful businesses.

Bluehost highlighted the following benefits of their new eCommerce solution:

  • Easy – Set up your beautiful online store to fit your needs, even without prior website experience, and with the option to lean on…

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Dukes and Golden Hawks open OJHL season tonight

WELLINGTON, ON – JAN 21, 2018: Ontario Junior Hockey League game between the Stouffville Spirit and the Wellington Dukes, Wellington Dukes Assistant Coach Derek Smith.
(Photo by Ed McPherson / OJHL Images)

    The local hockey season is here with both the Wellington Dukes and Trenton Golden Hawks opening their Ontario Junior League campaigns at home tonight (Fri).

The Dukes entertain the Lindsay Muskies at Lehigh Arena at 7:30.

Expectations are always high in Wellington and former Dukes captain and now head coach and general manager Derek Smith…

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Mayor Ken Welch and St. Petersburg City Council kick off SPC Day celebration

Mayor Ken Welch and St. Petersburg City Council kick off SPC Day celebration

At the St. Petersburg City Council meeting on September 8, the City of St. Petersburg officially helped St. Petersburg College kick off its 95th anniversary celebration this month by presenting an official proclamation declaring Sept. 12 as “SPC Day” throughout the city.

Dr. Tonjua Williams, President of St. Petersburg College, accepted the proclamation in the city council chambers on behalf of SPC on Sept. 8. The proclamation was read by…

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Anders Norén Releases Björk, a Free WordPress Block Theme for Blogs and Personal Websites – WP Tavern

WordPress theme author Anders Norén is at it again with a new minimal block theme for blogs and personal websites. Björk is the 129th block theme to hit the directory and Norén’s 25th free WordPress theme. It follows the release of Poe, a portfolio style theme, less than two months ago.

Although Norén said he is a fan of the Icelandic singer, his new theme is named for his favorite tree. Björk is the Swedish name for birch.

“Birch trees are incredibly resilient, which is why you can find them closer to the tree line on the Swedish fjäll than any other type of tree,”…

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How to edit the footer in WordPress

The great thing about WordPress is that it is very customizable. Every part of your website can be made exactly the way you want it, either using a widget or adding some code. The footer is one part of the site which many companies use to display important information and links. How do you edit the footer, and how do you remove the ‘Powered by WordPress’ link?

Read more: What is WordPress, and should you use it?


To edit the footer in WordPress, go to the WordPress admin area, then Appearance–>Editor. Each area of the website will now be customizable, and you can click…

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WordPress warning: 140k BackupBuddy installations on alert over file-read exploitation

Adam Bannister

08 September 2022 at 13:57 UTC

Updated: 08 September 2022 at 16:32 UTC

Site backup plugin developer issues patch following reports of millions of exploit attempts

UPDATED WordPress websites running BackupBuddy have been urged to update the plugin amid reports of active exploitation of a high severity arbitrary file download/read vulnerability.

BackupBuddy, which is used to backup WordPress sites, and has around 140,000 active installations.

WordPress security firm Wordfence has…

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