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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).
Hoping that Google would bring Gigabit Internet to your home town? Keep hoping. Google won't announce who gets ultra-fast Internet this year.
You can't stop them, but you can try to lessen their damage. Here's how.
You, without thinking, are likely to be the biggest security hole on your network. Make sure your personal information has been cleaned out of your retired phones and PCs.
DDoS attacks can take any site down these days, not just WikiLeaks or MasterCard, just ask Google. Here's how these assaults do their damage.
Verizon wants to help businesses move to IPv6.
And it's counting down faster than ever. Ready for IPv6 yet?
Security is only as strong as your weakest link, and that 'link' is probably already is in your pocket or laptop bag.
It's official. Xmarks has been bought by LastPass and the service will live on.
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.
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.
Firesheep isn't making headlines anymore, but it's still out there and causing trouble. Fortunately, there's a new version of HTTPS Everywhere to help block it.
HDTV Internet video, SaaS, and applications we haven't even dreamed of yet.
Verizon has just announced a new fiber-to-the-home service: 150 Mbps down and 35 Mbps up for $194.99? Would you pay that much?