Tag: Internet

  • SpaceX Says 5G Interference Could Make Starlink Internet ‘Unusable’

    SpaceX Says 5G Interference Could Make Starlink Internet ‘Unusable’

    A long exposure was used to create this image) A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 39A on May 6, 2022 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photo: Red Huber (Getty Images) Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet company is on a collision course with 5G. That’s what SpaceX wants you to think, anyway. Watch […]

  • Huge Swaths of the Internet Go Down During Cloudflare Outage

    Huge Swaths of the Internet Go Down During Cloudflare Outage

    Close-up of logo on facade at headquarters of cyber security company Cloudflare in the South of Market (SoMA) neighborhood of San Francisco, California, June 10, 2019.Photo: Smith Collection/Gado (Getty Images) A large number of websites went down early Tuesday, including many tied to Cloudflare, a web security company that provides services like protection against DDoS […]

  • Internet Explorer is dead – A look back at Microsoft’s browser history

    Internet Explorer is dead – A look back at Microsoft’s browser history

    Internet Explorer is dead – A look back at Microsoft’s browser history After nearly 27 years, Microsoft is killing off Internet Explorer, its in-house web browser that’s now the subject of memes and parody Twitter accounts about how slow it is. Indeed, it’s been a long and bumpy road for the legacy browser, and it’s […]

  • Meta’s Metaverse Is Already Populated With the Worst Examples of Internet Behavior: Report

    Meta’s Metaverse Is Already Populated With the Worst Examples of Internet Behavior: Report

    In Meta’s Horizon Worlds, a player’s avatar is force-fed a bottle of “vodka.” Report writers noted that it taking place virtually did not make it feel any less invasive.Screenshot: SumOfUs Video It took less than an hour for one researcher studying Meta’s titular metaverse to be “virtually raped” after putting on the VR headset for […]