Thursday, September 21, 2017

INTERNET

INTERNET

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office Press Inquiries Today, loading a web page on a big website usually involves a database query — to retrieve the latest contributions to a discussion you’re participating in, a...

Sonia Livingstone, London School of Economics and Political Science and Mariya Stoilova, London School of Economics and Political Science The internet has reached almost every corner of the globe, but most research on how it...

Saiph Savage, West Virginia University Fighting Online Trolls with Bots. The wonder of internet connectivity can turn into a horror show if the people who use online platforms decide that instead of connecting and communicating, they...
CSAIL

As many a relationship book can tell you, understanding someone else’s emotions can be a difficult task. Facial expressions aren’t always reliable: A smile can conceal frustration, while a poker face might mask a...
Web Sites

It is important to have a website that is easy to use. There are many ecommerce website options available. You can easily have a personalized design that will reflect your business brand. It is...

They say the one steady in life is an exchange. In no different enterprise is this statement extra significant than in the telecommunications industry. Over the last two centuries, humanity has taken enormous leaps in...
wi-fi

In a 2016 survey on broadband consumer quality of experience (QoE), 31% of subscribers said that Wi-Fi reliability directly influences their decision to recommend a service provider to a friend of peer. Despite the high...
Hillary

Last week FBI director James Comey publicly rebuked Hillary Clinton for mishandling classified information while she was secretary of state. This came at the conclusion of the FBI’s investigation of her use of a...
MIT

Anonymity networks protect people living under repressive regimes from surveillance of their Internet use. But the recent discovery of vulnerabilities in the most popular of these networks — Tor — has prompted computer scientists...

If you are the proud owner of a new small business, you already know that you need a first class website. An official company website that snaps, crackles, and pops with excitement is a positive...
internet traffic

Federal rules mandating network neutrality – the concept that all internet traffic should be treated equally – were upheld recently by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. The decision was hailed as a win...

If you like binge-watching Netflix, streaming audio or online gaming, then you should be celebrating this week. And if your business depends on reaching a wide audience online, you should join in. A federal...