Twice As Fast Wi-Fi speeds for Smartphones And Laptops In 2017

Wi-Fi speeds are about to get a whole lot faster! In 2007, ‘The Wireless Gigabit Alliance’ (WiGig) was formed with the purpose of creating faster and more efficient communications technology. The idea was to create wireless interconnectivity that flowed seamlessly through your home entertainment and communication devices, entirely removing the need for cords. Connecting your […]

30,000.00 Fine & 3 Years Prison for LOOKING at Torrent Sites & Blocked URLs in India

Internet users in India are in a state of shock, panic, and, well, amusement. According to a new Department of Telecommunications notification, first reported by India Today, viewing or visiting a blocked URL or a banned torrent site, let alone downloading or distributing copyrighted content, will attract a 3-year jail sentence and a hefty fine of INR […]

GlobalSign Causes Mass HTTPS Revocation – Spotify, Wikipedia, The Guardian And Drop Box All Affected

GlobalSign

Some of the worlds largest websites have been labeled insecure by leading browsers and have become inaccessible following a revocation issue that was caused by one of the leading SSL Certificate Providers, GlobalSign late last week. When attempting to visit websites such as Wikipedia and The Guardian, some uses were prompted that: “Your Connection Is Not […]

Latest SSL News Updates – Comodo, Certificate Transparency, Paypal

Market Share Trends for SSL Certification Authorities. W3Techs.com market share trends report from April 2015 to April 2016 shows Comodo reaching 40,8% of the market share in the SSL industry while all other Certification Authorities have been left behind, including Symantec (26,6 %) and GoDaddy Group (12%) and GlobalSign (9.7%) while none of the others have […]

Solar-Powered Pipe Will Desalinate 1.5 Billion Gallons Of Drinking Water For California

Drinking Water

It’s no secret that California is in the midst of a devastating drought. Though Governor Jerry Brown implemented California’s first-ever mandatory water restrictions last year, the drought still encompasses more than 98% of the state. Considering that California is the world’s fifth-largest supplier of food, this is bad news. As the world’s population grows, the amount […]

Tesla of the Skies: NASA’s All-Electric Zero-Emission High-Speed Plane Ready to Fly.

NASA

America’s National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), is planning a test flight for its battery-powered two-seater aircraft, saying it would not rely on fossil fuels; cruise at higher speeds than the existing traditional aircraft, and reduce noise and carbon emissions for future air travel. The electric plane — which NASA is calling the X-57 — includes […]