Internet

CivicTech

NYC’s Non-Profit DIY Internet is Taking on Verizon & More

According to New York City’s research, 40% of households lack either home or mobile broadband connection. And over 1.5 million New Yorkers lack both. This digital divide throws up massive barriers to education, employment, health, banking, social networking, and government service options. A non-profit is looking to challenge the top dogs by providing people with […]

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Raspberry Pi

2 Tiny Raspberry Pi Routers

Jeff Geerling takes a look at the two smallest Raspberry Pi Routers in existence: The DFRobot IoT Router Board Mini and the Seeed Studio Routerboard.

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Interesting

Tim Berners-Lee Creating New Solid Web Where You Own Your Data

The father of the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, has gotten sick of how big tech and social media companies have corrupted his child. To fix this, he’s building a new version where you — not Google or Facebook — controls your personal data.

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Hardware

Inside The World’s Largest Data Center

Tech Vision takes a tour of a the world’s largest data center and the amazing amount of technology it takes to make a state of the art data center (somewhat) future proof.

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Gadgets Interesting

Starlink Internet Unboxing

Kramer just got Starlink Internet and shows us what’s in the box..

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Future Space

Internet from Space?!

Deutsche Welle has a documentary on the rise of space-based internet service providers. Internet connectivity anywhere in the world would be sehr fantastisch! The digital revolution has radically changed the way we live and work. But more than three billion people are still offline. As with any infrastructure, fast data connections initially reach urban centers. […]

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Uncategorized

What Would a Quantum Internet Look Like?

In this episode, Seeker tackles the question that’s on everyone’s minds: what will it take to have quantum internet in our home? Yes, Virginia, a quantum internet is in the works. The U.S. Department of Energy recently rolled out a blueprint describing research goals and engineering barriers on the way to quantum internet. The DOE’s […]

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Quantum Computing Security

What is Quantum Cryptography?

In this video, Sabine Hossenfelder explains how public key cryptography works on the internet today, using RSA as example, what the risk is that quantum computers pose for internet security, what post-quantum cryptography is, how quantum key distribution works, and what quantum cryptography is. Video contents: 0:00 Intro 0:31 Public Key Cryptography 2:43 Risk posed […]

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Interesting

How New Satellites Could Change the Internet

Wall Street Journal explores the future of satellite internet. The most reliable streaming providers have typically used cable to deliver content. But that’s all changing with the launch of new and better satellites that could one day give us 5G, low latency data. The Wall Street Journal speaks with the chief of the International Bureau […]

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Design Google Interesting

Vint Cerf Talks The Future Of The Internet

As the Internet marks 50 years, its co-inventor Vint Cerf, tells us of his concerns for the future and challenges ahead for the web in this BBC Click interview.

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