Dish Networks launches Sling TV today for $19.99 a month with ESPN, ESPN2, and other popular cable networks. Television may never be the same.
All things network from Web browsers to wireless networking to IPv6 with your host, and long-time networking hand, Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols.
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, aka sjvn, has been writing about technology and the business of technology since CP/M-80 was the cutting edge, PC operating system; 300bps was a fast Internet connection; WordStar was the state of the art word processor; and we liked it.His work has been published in everything from highly technical publications (IEEE Computer, ACM NetWorker, Byte) to business publications (eWEEK, InformationWeek, ZDNet) to popular technology (Computer Shopper, PC Magazine, PC World) to the mainstream press (Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, BusinessWeek).
If you're sick and tired of constantly patching Adobe's fatally flawed media player, here's how to disable it -- or at least minimize how often it's used.
A Department of Justice decision will make it harder for holders of some standards essential patents to clog up the courts with patent lawsuits.
In the United States and Mexico on a PC, it will be easy, but otherwise it can be a bit tricky.
Cable? Satellite? Who needs 'em! The top Internet video services can give you more than enough entertainment.
With the use of Docker containers, Canonical wants Ubuntu Linux to become the operating system for smart devices.
Google has stopped providing pre-KitKat patches for Android's built-in Web browser, but that doesn't mean you're left wide open to attacks.
Facebook would like to be your workplace social network with Facebook for Work. Would you use it? Would you trust it?
Want 802.11ac Wi-Fi speeds at an affordable price and with open-source software under the hood? If that's you, then you're going to want to check out Belkin's Linksys 1200AC.
Will we finally get real-world 1 Gigabit per second Wi-Fi in 2015? D-Link's new line of 802.11ac routers may just do it.
Want a plug-in and go private storage cloud for your small business? The new Seagate Personal Cloud lines may all you need.
The technology's improving, but so is the trouble.
A hacking group brought Christmas misery to gamers over the holidays and the pain with a Distributed Denial of Service attack.
The ISC site, home to the world's most popular Domain Name System program BIND, appears to have been infected with malware.
North Korea's elite have their Internet back for now, but as fragile as it is, it may go down again with another attack at any time.