Tag Archives: Internet

LOL – History of the internet at the National Media Museum

This is one for all you UK tech buffs as the National Media Museum in Bradford are starting on the 30th March 2012 an exhibition into the history of the web called Life on Line or LOL for short, although … Continue reading

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ACS:Law fined

Just to round off a story I have been following for some time regarding ACS:Law and their practices to scare internet users into paying fines up front of being taken to court, and in most cases the users where innocent. … Continue reading

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Amazon Start Cloud Drive and Cloud Player

Amazon have seemed to have gotten the jump on its main rivals in Apple and Google, who have been reported to be developing similar services, but have not released them as yet. Maybe a co-incidence that Amazon has released this … Continue reading

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Mozilla Firefox 4.0 making download progress

Mozilla Firefox (Fx for short) has made a splash in the browser world with on its first day of release 5 million users downloading it, a bit short of the 8m that downloaded Firefox 3.0 in 2008, but none the … Continue reading

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Microsoft Update KB2524375 to Block Fraudulent Certificates

This update is one you will wish to make sure you have installed, its purpose is to block a set of Certificates that had the digital signature of Comodo as the Certification Authority on them, this could have lead to … Continue reading

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Speckie

I have a very bad habit of trying to type way way too quickly on web forums etc. and I mistype or misspell a lot s a consequence of this, so previously I had been using the great ieSpell, but … Continue reading

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Hackers take on Secure ID Tokens

I would say not the best security in the world to let this information out in to the wild and for hackers to actually get to the data, while RSA state that its not as bad as portrayed, I can … Continue reading

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Cookies good or bad

Well as cookies do not harbour malware and are mistakenly thought to do so by many applications, so I thought I would follow this story as its very correct in that cookies just follow your movement around a particular website. … Continue reading

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Jan 28th Data Privacy Day

We all know how important data privacy is and more so as we are now using computing and the internet more and more to do banking, social networking, shopping e.t.c   Jan 28th is Data Privacy Day “Data Privacy Day … Continue reading

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O2 redefines Wi-Fi landscape with launch of O2 Wifi

This is a bit of superb news and as an O2 mobile and Internet user I find O2’s service fantastic and this just adds a bit more to the service and for non O2 users as well. I can imagine … Continue reading

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