Category: Internet

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How to Make Your Online Shopping Sessions Safer

The internet has made it easier for consumers to buy all types of products. You can buy a new wardrobe and shoe collection, or even furnish your entire home without leaving your couch. While this is super convenient for shoppers, it’s also very convenient for hackers and scam artists. This is why you need to be very careful about where you make purchases from. There are sketchy websites out there collecting credit card data from unsuspecting buyers. If you’re like everyone else, you want to safeguard your financial data from thieves. Here are a few ways you can do that....

Mini Router 3G "Web Cube" available in the UK

Mini Router 3G “Web Cube” available in the UK

The mobile operator 3 has introduced its 3G access point called “Web Cube” in the UK. The broadband router, manufactured by Huawei offers the creation of broadband networks up to five Wi-Fi devices. Aimed at tenants and students who want Wi-Fi at home, without being tied to a contract or a landline, this cube-shaped device meets the standard HSPA + at speeds up to 21.1Mbps, although according to 3, a more realistic expectation is to download 2 Mbps, on average, with a maximum speed of 10Mbps. The device has a range of up to 30 meters. 3 is carrying out...

The share of market of internet explorer is still in decline

The share of market of internet explorer is still in decline

Long time we have been talking about the most popular Internet browsers and its performance in the market. Analysts say Google Chrome will overtake Firefox before year’s end and will be located just behind Internet Explorer, the software on which we will now put all our attention. The browser of Microsoft continues losing users and its market share is less than 50 percent. Official statistics suggest that IE agglomerates the 49.6% of Internet users, a very important figure but it is far from the performance seen in previous years; Let us remember that in 2002 the browser monopolized both to...

Google + revive the playback of Google Wave

Google + revive the “playback” of Google Wave

Prior to the launch of Google + search giant had two failed attempts in the field of social networks: Buzz and Wave. The first platform looked promising but had no success, while the second run with the same fate despite having some innovative features. Yesterday Google announced several enhancements to G +, as the long-awaited integration with Google Apps site or the launch of Creative Kit However, one of the inclusions that more attention was Ripples, which lets you see a kind of diagram with the “wave shock “caused by a public post is shared by many users. This feature...

Detected threat that spreads to twitter direct messages

Detected threat that spreads to twitter direct messages

Social networks have become a fundamental part of our lives, but unfortunately more and more viruses or threats are appearing on those platforms. Facebook and Twitter are more committed sites (for crowding as many users), so it is advisable to be careful. In the last hours a new infection was detected at the site of the bird: it is a virus that is distributed and reproduced through direct messages. The text that appears in the DM says: “There is a rumor about you circulating on the web [link] You might want to read more about it”. There are several versions...

Fined for creating a fake profile on Badoo

Fined for creating a fake profile on Badoo

Would you like someone else to open an account on a social network using your name and personal information? Obviously not. And that’s what happened to a client who saw a profile on Badoo was using his name, his photo and even his phone number. He then decided to report on the Spanish Agency for Data Protection (AEPD), who has decided to fine the person who created this fake account with 2,000 euros for impersonation. A story that leaves a little easier for those who fear for their identity in social networks. To find the responsible for this usurpation of...

Netflix lost 800 000 subscribers in the last quarter

Netflix lost 800 000 subscribers in the last quarter

In recent times we have talked several times about Netflix, the renowned service streaming movies and TV series. Currently the platform is not going well and this is due to increase of 60% implemented on the subscription price in the U.S., as was severely criticized by users. From the beginning Netflix executives knew that the answer would be positive, but nobody expected what was coming. Yesterday the company released the balance of the third quarter of 2011 and reported that 805,000 subscribers lost in North America since September. The figure is hard but could be worse. Actually there were more...

Google shut down its service Buzz

Google shut down its service Buzz

Google is now finally ready to finish his much-maligned Buzz service. This heramienta will end in the next few weeks Google announced last Friday by a message on its official blog. The service takes only 20 months old and is destined to remain as Google failed brand have created a social networking site to be the main competitor Facebook. The company now focuses all its tools Plus, the new service who left the firm three months ago and that it was socially acceptable, but can not be number one as Facebook. Buzz first system was inconvenient for the way in...