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Google Briefly Nuked the Internet Last Night

Large swaths of U.S. internet users last night briefly experienced the dark, frustrating realities of a world devoid of Google services. Though Google has since…

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Russia is quietly ramping up its Internet censorship machine

Enlarge (credit: Kremlin official photo) Since 2019, Vladimir Putin has supercharged his plan to separate Russia from the global Internet. The country’s sovereign Internet law,…

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Social media platforms aren’t doing enough to keep LGBTQ people safe, group says

For the second year in a row, the five largest social media platforms received failing grades on LGBTQ safety, according to a report from GLAAD,…

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Supreme Court justices’ houses reportedly blurred on Google Street View, making it easy to find them

The residences of Supreme Court justices have reportedly been blurred on Google’s “Street View” feature. This “privacy” feature has the exact opposite effect on these…

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How Safe Is Two Factor Authentication Exactly?

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is becoming mandatory on many websites, and it’s easy to see why. On the face of it, requiring you to confirm your…

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A list of favorite weird-looking dogs

I have a real thing for weird-looking dogs. To me, they are the best-looking dogs. I’ve gathered some of my favorite weird-looking internet dogs for…

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Authorities seize domain names after probe into sales of stolen personal information

Federal authorities have seized the internet domain names of numerous websites amid an investigation into the sale of stolen personal information online and cyberattacks for…

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New York City’s Internet Master Plan Has 404’ed

A 2020 proposal to provide internet to New Yorkers lacking access just hit a snag. Former Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Internet Master Plan is on…

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DuckDuckGo Not Totally Private: It Allows Microsoft Trackers

If you’re concerned about Internet privacy and started using the DuckDuckGo browser or search engine with no concerns that your data wasn’t private, you’ll want…

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The Best Mobile Hotspots of 2022

Mobile hotspots are nifty little gadgets that can keep you connected on the go. They share a cellular data connection over Wi-Fi with nearby devices….

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How does Facebook know what you’re thinking about?

While Apple is a clear leader when it comes to user privacy, Google is stepping up its game. The world of targeted ads is one…

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What Tools Do You Need to Wire Your Home for Ethernet?

DIY projects can be fun and rewarding, or they can be complete nightmares. Having the right tools for the job help ensure that a project…

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How Much Upload Speed Do You Really Need?

When it comes to internet speeds, download speeds get all the glory. But upload speeds are increasingly important as the way we use home internet…

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Why Unlimited Mobile Data Isn’t Actually Unlimited

There was a time when unlimited data plans were truly unlimited. You paid a certain amount every month and you could use as much data…

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How To Check If You Can Get Free Internet With The Affordable Connectivity Program

President Biden announced new internet speed and cost guarantees for citizens of the United States through the Affordable Connectivity Program. Source: https://www.slashgear.com/857701/how-to-check-if-you-can-get-free-internet-with-the-affordable-connectivity-program/ Proactive Computing found…

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White House touts “free” internet service plans

The White House said Monday 20 internet service providers have agreed to offer $30 high-speed internet plans to low-income families, effectively giving free service to…

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How Much Download Speed Do You Really Need?

Your local internet service provider (ISP) likely has a variety of packages ranging from budget options to the fastest speeds available in the region. But…

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Microsoft Edge Will Test a Built-In VPN Feature

Microsoft Believe it or not, Microsoft Edge is actually a pretty decent browser these days. Admittedly that’s because, under the hood, it’s powered by Chromium,…

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Snap made a $230 selfie drone called Pixy

After years of rumors, Snap has officially revealed its first selfie drone. The pocket-sized device, which is called Pixy, doesn’t require a lengthy setup. It…

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What Is a Mobile Hotspot?

Mobile hotspots offer a convenient way to share internet access with multiple devices. But how do they work, and do you need to pay for…

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8 Tips to Improve Your Wi-Fi Signal

Wi-Fi is the backbone of the home internet experience and if you’re not getting a strong signal between your router and your phone, smart TV,…

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What’s New in Chrome 101, Arriving Today

Chrome hit the big 100 in March 2022, but the celebration is over now. We’re back already with another release in April. Chrome 101 includes…

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