Archive for the 'Geo' Category

"Where is this domain hosted?" (web hosting location Firefox extensions)

Friday, February 16th, 2007

Yesterday’s post on locating an IP address also made me test the hostipfox (scroll down to halfway the page) and IP2LocationFox Firefox extensions. Both extensions let you look up the location where a website is hosted – just by pointing (and clicking). (more…)

IP to Location Bookmarklet

Thursday, February 15th, 2007

You want to know more about a specific ip address in your log files or visitor statistics package? And you’re not satisfied with tools like whois or traceroute? There are several online services that use an ip range database to look up the location of an IP address (as far as this info is made available by the ISP). Here some bookmarklets to use two of them, Hostip.info and Ip2Location.com. (more…)

Satellite mapping services: flat ad space up for grabs

Sunday, February 12th, 2006

So what happens when Google Maps and Microsoft’s Live Local unearth (ha!) detailed views on your neighbourhood from above? (more…)