Category Archives: Internet

GitHub is blocking access from some areas due to US sanctions

By | 29/07/2019

Future is in the cloud. You may say yes or no, but some services are already – obviously – cloud-based, like e-mail or social networks. Also, some kinds of Internet services are expected to work as cloud service – like GitHub, a code-hosting service used by many software developers. And fact, that GitHub is cloud-based service, means that… Read More »

Tech firms “can and must” put backdoors in encryption, said US Attorney General

By | 26/07/2019

Privacy is a fundamental human right. In the past, most communication was not encrypted, so government could spy upon you. Today, we use end-to-end encryption. Though, some end-to-end services are not “reliable”, like we may see at Facebook’s Messenger or its owned WhatsApp, which co-worked with government. Maybe you remember cause with Apple and shooter in San Bernardino,… Read More »

SHA-1 certificates are no longer supported in macOS Catalina and iOS 13

By | 08/06/2019

If you still have a Windows XP, you may see that some webpages won’t load, some webpages won’t allow you to log in, etc. Also, a lot of software do not support Windows XP anymore, including web browsers and also you can’t use the newest security certificates and features. Apple, known for fast dropping old technology, dropped support… Read More »

Rare original iPod for sale on eBay

By | 10/05/2019

In October 2001, a legend was born – iPod. Although iPods are being killed by iPhones, there is still a lot of fans of classic iPods. Steve Jobs famously pitched the original iPod as offering “1,000 songs in your pocket.” It was something unbelievable, 5 GB of space in 2001? If you want, you can still get original… Read More »

Why to get superfast wi-fi router for slow Internet connection?

By | 15/01/2018

A lot of households with Internet connection are using wi-fi routers. No cables, all wirelessly. Wireless connection is really good choice for laptops, smartphones and tablets, just imagine ethernet cable for your Samsung smartphone. Routers with dual-band networking with ac standard are cheaper and cheaper, you can (theoretically) reach 1300 Mbps, but how will it benefit your Internet… Read More »

Smart Internet indicator for Mac – I’m online?

By | 14/01/2018

More and more households are getting a wireless router to create Local Area Network (LAN) with Internet connectivity. Router is something like door between your home network and worldwide Internet. Internet connection is, of course, not required to create LAN, you can create home network to link computers together without any access to Internet. Sometimes something goes wrong… Read More »