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MrsMith
4 days ago

When a country decides to block an individual website, can they actually accomplish their goal? I’m curious how effective Turkey’s attempt to block Twitter...

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marko32
1 week ago

Who would be the best registrar to choose for domain name registration?

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marko32
1 week ago

Who would be the best registrar to choose for domain name registration?

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stylor
1 week ago

What exactly is ICANN, and what does it do? There is discussion of the US Government ending oversight of ICANN, and now I’m seeing stories pop up about “the...

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stylor
1 week ago

What exactly is ICANN, and what does it do? There is discussion of the US Government ending oversight of ICANN, and now I’m seeing stories pop up about “the...

Tags: ICANN, internet, usa |
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ITworld staff
1 week ago

A reader asks: I am currently using IE 6.0 on Windows 2000 Pro and am not planning to upgrade the operating system. Which free browser...

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MrsMith
2 weeks ago

When I can’t access a website, how can I check to see whether the problem is me (or if I am blocked) or there is really a problem with the website?

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mstrauss
2 weeks ago

I read recently that there was less spam sent last year than in years prior. Are spammers being caught and prosecuted more? Are people...

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sspade
3 weeks ago

Is it safe to let my kids play games on the internet? What about on Facebook? Any recommendations for making sure that we're not...

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hughye
4 weeks ago

I'm trying to organize the people I follow on Twitter into category lists by how I know them so that the feeds make more sense to me...

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Mark Pincus, who founded Zynga in 2007 and gave up his CEO title less than a year ago, is now giving up all his operational duties at the company.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will take public comments before moving forward with a new set of net neutrality rules that sparked controversy when they were leaked in a news report earlier Wednesday.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will propose new net neutrality rules Thursday that will allow broadband providers to charge companies like Netflix for preferential traffic management, according to a news report.
Facebook reported a nice 72 percent boost in sales for the first quarter, as the company continues to make strides expanding its advertising business on mobile devices.
Participants in a Brazil-hosted conference on Internet governance laid out an aggressive agenda, with some calling for a policy statement that would condemn Internet surveillance, support net neutrality regulations and create programs to close the digital divide.
Microsoft may have retired Internet Explorer 6 last week, but it's still keeping track of the ancient browser's user share on a death watch-like website that's been running for more than three years.
Amazon Web Services has increased the number of simultaneous queries its hosted data warehouse Redshift can handle, improving performance in cases where many small queries are now forced to wait.
Microsoft is throwing open an advertisement-free version of its Bing search engine to all eligible kindergarten to 12th grade schools in the U.S., after completing the pilot stage of this program that was first run in five large public school districts.
Brazil's Federal Senate has passed a proposed Internet law that aims to guarantee freedom of expression and privacy to the country's Internet users, and also requires foreign Internet service providers to fall in line with the country's rules.
The cash-strapped man Newsweek magazine named as the creator of Bitcoin has thanked supporters who donated over US$23,000 of the virtual currency to him.