Cuba slashes internet costs

Cuba cut the price of internet access by 25 percent Monday, but getting online still costs more than a day's wages for the average worker in one of the world's least connected countries......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 19th, 2016

The moon literally blocked the sun on Twitter

In case you don't know by now, America is currently experiencing a total solar eclipse, and the internet is full of jokes.  So it should come as no surprise that @NASAMoon and @NASASun, two of NASA's Twitter accounts, are also getting in on the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

How To Watch the Total Solar Eclipse Across America

The American solar eclipse is here. It will be visible across the United States during the morning and early afternoon of Monday 21 August. If you've never seen a total eclipse of the sun, the chances are that you are going to turn to the internet f.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

SDN: Technology to cut costs, speed new services

Software defined networking is defined by a decoupling of the control and packet-forwarding planes in a network, an architecture that can slash operational costs and speed the time it takes to make changes or provision new services.Since all the i.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

Man builds doggo his own little bedroom and it"s too pure

Just when you think dog owners couldn't be more obsessive, the internet proves you wrong. But is there really such thing as being too obsessed with your pup? We think not. This dog owner took his love for his pooch to the next level with this incredi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 14 min. ago

Inseego Names New CFO

San Diego-based Inseego, the developer of mobile broadband equipment and Internet-of-Things software, said this morning that it has named Stephen Smith as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Smith was previously interim CFO.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

Yes, Chrissy Teigen tried ballet. No, she doesn"t need your concern for her ankles

People on the internet have so many opinions. And, Chrissy Teigen is no stranger to those opinions. SEE ALSO: Interview: Chrissy Teigen, on how to definitively win the internet When she decided to try out a ballet move over the weekend, she ended up.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

On Technology: How Hate Groups Forced Online Platforms to Reveal Their True Nature

Internet companies annexed much of our public sphere, playacting as little democracies — a charade they gave up last week......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News13 hr. 58 min. ago

Healthy Aussie Pirates Set To Face Cash ‘Fines’, Poor & Sick Should Be OK

Village Roadshow says it will carry through on threats to track down Australia-based Internet pirates this year and force them to pay a 'fine' or face court. Interestingly, anyone who is sick or in dire financial straights will only have to promise t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

"Game of Thrones" Tormund and Brienne remains the largest "ship on the internet

Spoilers, y'all. Don't act like I didn't tell you.  The greatest love story in Westeros has only grown in strength past its meet-cute. Yes, Tormund Giantsbane and Brienne of Tarth have not yet had their love fully realized, but that has not stop.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 6 min. ago

"Game of Thrones" left the internet speechless with tonight"s dragon drama

Spoilers are below. About Game of Thrones. That show you watch. Spoilers for that are below. Tonight's episode, "Beyond the Wall" gave some real sh*t to Game of Thrones' dragons.  The final scenes, in which Dany literally swoops in on Drogon, fl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 6 min. ago

50,000 Users Test New Anti-Censorship Tool TapDance

The CBC reports: What if circumventing censorship didn't rely on some app or service provider that would eventually get blocked but was built into the very core of the internet itself? What if the routers and servers that underpin the internet -- inf.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Researchers Win $100,000 For New Spear-Phishing Detection Method

An anonymous reader writes: Facebook has awarded this year's Internet Defense Prize worth $100,000 to a team of researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, who came up with a new method of detecting spear-phishing attacks in closely moni.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Google is hoping to help news publishers with a few new tools

Google is looking make friends with the media. As per a new report from Bloomberg, the internet giant is developing a series of new tools with hopes of boosting subscriptions for news publishers. The post Google is hoping to help news publishers with.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Leaked image suggests a new Nest thermostat is on the way

 Alphabet-owned Nest has taken some pretty safe choices in the IoT space, building products that rely on a their Internet connectedness to function. Their most recognizable product, the Nest Learning Thermostat hasn’t gotten a cosmetic upg.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

EFF Honors Chelsea Manning, an IFEX Leader, And TechDirt"s Editor

An anonymous reader quotes the Electronic Frontier Foundation: Whistleblower and activist Chelsea Manning, Techdirt editor and open internet advocate Mike Masnick, and IFEX executive director and global freedom of expression defender Annie Game are t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Move over, activated charcoal. Try the matte black latte.

Activated charcoal—the trendy margarita ingredient and cleaning agent—is nothing compared to a matte black latte.  The new drink from Round K in New York City is even darker than the activated charcoal recipes that swept the internet.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

China"s online court heard its first case today

The Hangzhou Internet Court, a new online court in China that will hear internet-related civil cases, had its first trial today. Today's copyright infringement case was between a novelist and a web company that offered her novel to onli.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station launch 3D-printed satellite

NASA and other space agencies have been tinkering with 3D-printed tools to minimize launch costs. This newly launched 3D- printed satellite could very well change the future of space exploration. The post Astronauts aboard the International Space Sta.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Lenovo IdeaPad 720s Review

Lenovo IdeaPad 720s Review is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. To get the best, you must spend more. That’s the way buying a Windows laptop or anything else works. Yet the Lenovo IdeaPad 720s costs just below $900 and it still has almost.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Chinese "cyber-court" launched for online cases

The court will specialise in internet-related cases as the number of online disputes rises......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017