Month: May 2022

Welcome to the Internet: What is a Domain Name and how does it work? | JD Supra

Part 1 As of January 2021, nearly 40 years since the first iteration of a communications protocol capable of transferring and linking various computer networks to one another, there are over 4.5 active internet users. [1] However, despite sixty percent of the global population utilizing the internet for anything from sharing vacation photos, videos of …

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New research could bring quantum internet closer

Researchers in the Netherlands have shown they can transmit quantum information via an intermediary node, a feature necessary to make the so-called quantum internet possible. In recent years, scientists have argued that the quantum internet presents a more desirable network for transferring secure data, in addition to being necessary when connecting multiple quantum systems. All …

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6 Podcasts About the Dark Side of the Internet

Starter episode: “What Did You Take?” Begun during the early days of quarantine in March 2020, this affable show feels like eavesdropping on a conversation between two internet-savvy friends. One of the hosts, Ryan Broderick, used to co-host the beloved Buzzfeed podcast “Internet Explorer,” and the same inquisitive, informative energy to this series brings about …

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‘Quantum Internet’ Inches Closer With Advance in Data Teleportation

From Santa Barbara, Calif., to Hefei, China, scientists are developing a new kind of computer that will make today’s machines look like toys. Harnessing the mysterious powers of quantum mechanics, the technology will perform tasks in minutes that even supercomputers could not complete in thousands of years. In the fall of 2019, Google unveiled an …

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Xfinity vs. AT&T

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We can’t control guns or the internet. But we can watch kids for signs of extremism

We still don’t know all the facts about why 18-year-old white male perpetrated a horrific hate crime at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York last Saturday. What appears irrefutable, however, is that his violent act was fueled by racist and xenophobic misinformation online. As I discussed the shooting with my husband, an immigrant, person of …

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