Upgrade coming, and thanks for the all donations…

Well, I have to say thanks to all of those who dipped into their pockets and donated nearly £300 to the Slugger tip jar (2/3 of which will pay off my mobile phone bill for the heated election period… You’ll have noticed the tendency of Slugger to cowpe (ie, fall over) at the least surge (mostly at lunchtimes)… Well now we’re subtantially upgrading the server (with a second CPU and 2 extra gigs of memory) in hopes of heading further crashes off at the pass… Donations will, of course, continue to be received most gratefully…

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty