Category Archives: Info Technology

Science & Technology, Internet Trends.

Check Website Reputation with ScamAdviser

Check a website's reputation and write a review to help make the Web safe.

Trust and Review Tools

ScamAdviser is a FREE Trust and Review Tool allowing consumers to quickly check a website they are about to buy something from. The tool provides an accurate and measured rating of a website as a guide based on over 150 different criteria. A domain verified independently by ScamAdviser experts may apply for free Trust Seal.

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Facebook Message Scam

Protect your Facebook account from spam and scams

Facebook Message Scam

Facebook users should be on the look-out for various scams spreading on the popular social networking site. Facebook scams have victimized many users from time to time. Scam victims should resolve their issues, and share their experience with others.

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Popular Music Blog Shut Down

SOCA has taken control of a music blog's domain name

RnBXclusive

RnBXclusive.com was one of the most popular music blogs dedicated to latest and hottest music. The popular music blog is now shut down. Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) of UK has taken control of the site’s domain name.

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Anonymous Launches Music Albums

Music for Anonymous, by Anonymous and others, together in one place

Anonymous Music Album

The folks at Radio Payback and AnonRadio teamed up to launch a music Album dedicated to Anonymous. The first one gained a lot of support, so they decided to launch a second one. The Newest Album, titled “Revolution”, is dedicated to outline Anonymous’s role in the revolutions of 2011, mixing different world genres.

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Internet Blackout Day

Join to protect our rights to free speech, privacy and prosperity

Stop Censorship

On Wednesday, January 18, 2012 WordPress.org joins many sites around the web, from small personal blogs to internet companies like Mozilla, Wikipedia, Reddit, and Cheezburger sites, going dark to protest two proposed laws in the United States, called SOPA and the PROTECT IP Act.

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Wikipedia Blackout on Wednesday

English Wikipedia blacks out for 24 hours to protest anti-piracy bills

Wikipedia Blackout

The English version of the online encyclopedia Wikipedia blacks out its website at midnight Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, January 18, 2011 for 24 hours in protest against anti-piracy laws being proposed in the US. Wikipedia is considered one of the Internet’s most popular websites, with millions of visitors daily.

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Help Stop SOPA/PIPA

WordPress users, make your voice heard

Help Stop SOPA/PIPA

PROTECT-IP is a bill that has been introduced in the Senate and the House and is moving quickly through Congress. It gives the government and corporations the ability to censor the net, in the name of protecting “creativity”. The law would let the government or corporations censor entire sites– they just have to convince a judge that the site is “dedicated to copyright infringement.”

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Microsoft Saying Goodbye to Internet Explorer 6

IE6 usage dips below 1% in the USA and five other countries last month

IE6 Countdown

In December 2011, USA, Czech Republic, Portugal, Philippines, Ukraine and Mexico joined the champions circle of countries where Internet Explorer 6 usage had dropped below 1 percent, ushering in a new era of modern web browsing.

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MS-DOS Turns 30

During its life, MS-DOS would go through eight versions

MS-DOS

Today MS-DOS is 30 years old. Thirty years ago, on July 27, 1981, Microsoft gave the name MS-DOS to the disk operating system it bought from Seattle Computer Products, a hardware company owned by Rod Brock.

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IBM’s 100 Icons of Progress

100 IBM innovations that helped shape the last century

IBM’s 100 Icons of Progress

US technology pioneer and world’s 14th most valuable technology company IBM marked its 100th anniversary on June 16, 2011. In their dedicated ‘IBM Turns 100’ website they have posted ‘100 Icons of Progress’ about the 100 IBM innovations that helped shape the last century.

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