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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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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.
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.
Reddit has removed from its front page the popular r/technology subreddit after what it called bad editorial choices by the page's moderators.
Mobile users of Google's search and YouTube service will soon see more targeted ads that take them straight to the installation pages for advertisers' mobile apps.
Salesforce.com recently celebrated its 15th year in existence, and as the SaaS (software-as-a-service) vendor races toward US$5 billion in revenue its influence on the industry is being felt more than ever. At the same time, some signs indicate that Salesforce.com is having a few growing pains, as well as showing some trappings of the mega-vendors it once mocked with its "End of Software" marketing campaign.
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