Network

A computer network or data network is a telecommunications network which allows computers to exchange data. In computer networks, networked computing devices exchange data with each other using a data link. The connections between nodes are established using either cable media or wireless media.


All the major browsers are calling time on the SHA-1 hashing algorithm
The most popular web browsers are calling time on SHA-1, the hashing algorithm for securing data, and will soon begin blocking sites that use it. In a blog post, Microsoft stated that the algorithm was no longer secure and allowed attackers to carry out spoofs, phishing attacks, or man-in-the-middle attacks. […]

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This tiny computer is a quarter the size of Raspberry Pi
Hackers and tinkerers rejoice! There’s another single-board computer for you to build your next project with. The Onion Omega2 is a full-fledged Linux computer that you can buy for $5 (about £4, AU$7). But what would you even do with a computer like this? Onion positions the Omega2 as an […]

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Think a neighbor is stealing your Wi-Fi? Find out for sure
Is your internet a little slow? Do videos on YouTube take too long to buffer? Do movies on Netflix show up in a lower resolution than expected? We’ve got some bad news for you — one of your neighbors might be stealing your Wi-Fi. While you might not mind if […]

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NASA has just released a cute Mars rover game to celebrate Curiosity anniversary
Mars enthusiasts will be beside themselves with dusty red delight when they hear about what NASA’s just gone and done. Celebrating the fourth anniversary of the Curiosity rover’s arrival on the faraway planet, the space agency has released a new social game with the deliciously obvious title of Mars Rover. […]

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Two-step verification through texts might go the way of the dodo sooner or later
Even though the number of websites and services that use two-step verification as a way to secure accounts has increased over the years, the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s latest proposal might put a halt to the verification method. In its mainstream incarnation, two-step verification, also known as multi-factor […]

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Dota 2 players help build record-breaking $18M prize pool for The International 2016
Since the inaugural tournament back in 2011, The International has become the defining Dota 2 event on the eSports calendar. Now, there’s word that the prize pool for 2016 has already eclipsed the amounts raised in previous years. As of the time of this writing, $18,661,259 is up for grabs, […]

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Hands on: Windows 10 Anniversary Update
  The latest update to Windows 10 is subtle, but the operating system feels mature. “How likely are you to recommend Windows 10 to a friend or colleague?” It surprised me. I don’t think an operating system has ever asked me whether I like it or not. The fact it […]

Hands on: Windows 10 Anniversary Update