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US CyberSecurity Experts Panicked Over Log4j Utility Exploit

Security pros say it’s one of the worst computer vulnerabilities they’ve ever seen. They say state-backed Chinese and Iranian hackers and rogue cryptocurrency miners have already seized on it. The Department of Homeland Security is sounding a dire alarm, ordering federal...
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What Caused WhatsApp, Facebook & Instagram Outage?

Hundreds of millions of people were unable to access Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp for more than six hours on Monday, underscoring the world's reliance on platforms owned by the Silicon Valley giant. But what actually caused the outage? What does Facebook...

The Internet Is Making You Stupid And Useless

The internet is causing us to lose the ability to perform simple tasks. “Hey, Alexa, turn on the bathroom light… play my favorite music playlist, cook rice in the Instant Pot… read me the news… what’s the weather today…” “Hey, Siri,...

Telecom Providers Deceive Consumers About Internet Speeds

Australian authorities sued the country’s three largest internet providers for allegedly misleading “hundreds of thousands” of customers about the speed of broadband services they provide. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said the appeals filed with the Australia’s Federal Court...

Hackers Hold Data Hostage For Profit

A ransomware gang claims to have stolen SIM card data and banking information in an attack on Schepisi Communications, a service provider to Australian telecommunications company Telstra, local news outlet News.com reported. Among the Telstra customers affected by the breach...

Yahoo Might Soon Be Up For Sale

Verizon Communications Inc. is considering selling its media division, according to people familiar with the matter, as the telecommunications giant seeks to unload once high-flying dot-com brands such as Yahoo! and AOL. Verizon Media could fetch as much as $5...
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History Of Volcanic Eruptions In St Vincent: Then vs Now

Soufriere of the island of St. Vincent is about 180 miles (300 km) south of the volcano with the same name on Guadeloupe. However, Soufriere on St. Vincent is a far more dangerous volcano. Soufriere St. Vincent is the northernmost...
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Jacinth Henry-Martin Sterling Contributions To The Federation Of St. Kitts And Nevis

Former Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis Dr Denzil L. Douglas applauded Jacinth Henry-Martin and referred to her as a “phenomenal woman” who contributed extensively to the development of St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party. Jacinth Henry-Martin is currently...
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Should Black People Trust The COVID-19 Vaccine

Studies have shown that the COVID-19 pandemic disproportionately affects Black people and other minorities in the United States in severity, mortality, economics, and more. Stephen Thomas PhD, Director of the Maryland Center for Health Equity at the University of Maryland,...

US Capitol Riot: The Internet A Super Spreader

January’s riot at the U.S. Capitol showed the damage that can result when millions of people believe an election was stolen despite no evidence of widespread fraud. The Election Integrity Partnership, a coalition of online information researchers, published this week...
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Telecoms News

Constructing A Data Center Near Internet Backbone

Constructing A Data Center Near Internet Backbone: The Phoenix Metro market has gradually become a major factor in the...
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