internet

Thu
26
Sep
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'TuneIn for Android 8.0', and 'Complete Internet Repair 2.0.0.1490'

TuneIn for Android 8.0 Listen to the world's best radio stations with TuneIn for Android. This program gives you instant and easy access to a wide variety of radio streams featuring sports, music, news, and comedy. Enjoy 70,000 live stations and two ... million podcasts with TuneIn for Android. http://tunein.com/ Complete Internet Repair 2.0.0.1490 Is your network connection slow or frequently dropping out? Then check out Complete Internet Repair, which will attempt to find and resolve problems with your Internet connection. This program will help you determine if your problem is a network, ... (view more)

Wed
14
Aug
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NSA Reveals Extent of its Internet Traffic Spying

The secretive National Security Agency (NSA) insists it only studies about 1.6 per cent of all Internet traffic. The agency suggests that means its level of data collection is comparable in scope to a "dime on a basketball court." The NSA was at the ... center of a media firestorm earlier this year when whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed the details about the agency's controversial PRISM surveillance program. Snowden is now hiding out in Russia (where he's been granted asylum) while, back home, U.S. President Barack Obama faces tough questions about the NSA's activity. NSA Studies Tiny ... (view more)

Thu
25
Jul
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Smarter Data Handling Could Make Net Faster

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say they've developed a system that could help speed up the Internet. The research is designed to find an alternative to the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) system. TCP is the set of ... rules that govern the way data moves around the Internet. Whenever data travels online, it's broken down into small chunks known as 'packets' (in effect, info packets!). Often, these packets take different routes around the various connections that make up the net, then get reassembled at their destination. Net Currently Favors Accuracy Over Speed ... (view more)

Tue
16
Jul
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Internet Providers Raided Over 'Throttling' Claims

European regulators have raided the offices of three Internet Service Providers (ISPs) said to have intentionally slowed Internet traffic over a business dispute. The officials are exploring a new legal tactic that could also be used to stop such ... slowdowns in the US. The dispute involves Cogent Communications, which is effectively an Internet middleman. It transfers data between major websites and the Internet Service Providers that carry data to customers' homes. Last month Cogent claimed US-based Verizon was intentionally slowing down the traffic it handles for video streaming sites like ... (view more)

Fri
21
Jun
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Most Americans, Brits Won't Pay For Online News

The percentage of people willing to pay for online news appears to be on the rise. However, an international study suggests the vast majority of people are still unwilling to pay for the news they find on the Internet. Reuters has published a study ... based on research in nine countries. The study examines the way people consume news on the Internet, both via laptop and desktop computers and through portable devices, like smartphones. (Source: digitalnewsreport.org ) Researchers found the percentage of people who had paid for an online news service, such as a digital newspaper subscription, ... (view more)

Fri
29
Mar
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Internet Spam Feud Results in Huge DDoS Attack

A battle between an anti-spam company and a web hosting firm may have caused major Internet service disruptions for many Internet users. However, such claims haven't been verified. The issue involves a dispute between two European companies. The ... first is Spamhaus, which creates and shares lists of web servers known to be used for sending out spam. Companies can use these lists to block unwanted messages. The other firm is Cyberbunker, a controversial web hosting company based in the Netherlands. It's known for viciously defending the rights of its customers, saying it will only block ... (view more)

Tue
26
Mar
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Web-Wide Scan Reveals Shocking Security Weaknesses

In one of the most spectacular research projects ever carried out online, an anonymous security researcher has scanned the entire Internet for security holes. They found that millions of devices have no password protection whatsoever. The project ... was simple in concept: the researcher tried to contact and then access devices by trying every possible IP (Internet Protocol) address using IPv4, a system by which every device connected to the Internet uses 12 digits as identification. This means that IPv4 allows for a maximum of around 4.2 billion IP addresses. The researcher tried to contact ... (view more)

Wed
20
Mar
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'Vole Internet Expedition 3.3.30316', and 'Tunngle 4.4.4'

Vole Internet Expedition 3.3.30316 Looking for an alternative to the more popular Internet browsers? Then check out Vole Internet Expedition, which provides users with a unique range of features, including multi-layered web page topology and docking ... web pages. http://www.sanwhole.com Tunngle 4.4.4 This program is designed to provide PC gamers with a highly customizable and entertaining multiplayer experience. It allows PC gamers to play Local Area Network games over the Internet. Each game, whether it's old or new, gets its very own public network. http://www.tunngle.net This freeware ... (view more)

Mon
04
Mar
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'Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7', and 'Image Tuner 4.0'

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 As the title suggests, Internet Explorer 10 is finally available for users of Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system. To get all of the added performance and security benefits of IE10, click the link below to ... download Microsoft's newest browser. http://windows.microsoft.com Image Tuner 4.0 Image Tuner is designed to let you easily and quickly resize, rename, and convert your favorite images. It also allows users to add watermarks to their image creations. Image Tuner uses a very intuitive and simple interface and is compatible with most versions of Windows. ... (view more)

Fri
11
Jan
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'Simple Internet Meter Lite 2.3', and 'Skitch 1.0.1.16'

Simple Internet Meter Lite 2.3 This program allows you to track your Windows computer's bandwidth usage. This is a handy utility to have in an age when people stream lots of video and download especially large files. Simple Internet Meter Lite ... tracks all activity over your network and displays useful information about that activity in a colorful and easy-to-read graph. http://www.pcwintech.com Skitch 1.0.1.16 Skitch is designed to allow users of Windows computers to quickly and easily customize their digital images. You can add arrows, circles, and other shapes to your images, which are good ... (view more)

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