It’s finally happened. A major ISP, Comcast, is "taxing" Level 3 Communications for streaming Netflix movies to your door. Welcome to the end of network neutrality.
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. SJVN covers networking, Linux, open source, and operating systems.
You don't have to rely on your ISP's DNS. There are faster and better DNS services out there.
Last week saw the closing down of numerous Web sites by the U.S. Government and that may have only been the tip of the ice-berg.
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If you're already using Windows 7, you may already be using IPv6 with DirectAccess or HomeGroup. Here's what's what with these network features.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg claimed that Facebook new Messages service is not "Facebook email." Yes, it is, and it's lousy.
You want a fast Internet? We've got your fast Internet right here, but it won't be fast enough for long.