The Krack vulnerability is different to all the other issues you read about from time to time. Sadly according to Wired magazine it’s a problem that may take decades to truly fix. This article lays out why. Interesting read. Click here … Continue reading
To celebrate Ireland’s third annual Internet Day Ireland’s Domain Registry iedr.ie will be hosting an evening with Wikipedia founder, Jimmy Wales. Limited tickets are currently on sale for €15 with all proceeds from the event going to CoderDojo. When: Thursday, … Continue reading
By now, everyone has heard about the WannaCry ransomware attack. So far we have two posts about it: one with a general overview of what happened, and another with advice for businesses. But it’s become clear that not everyone understands … Continue reading
Most of us know that the large internet companies know a lot more than we’d like them to about us; and that government agencies routinely stockpile information about everybody and anybody, not just threats to society. However most people don’t know just how open email is.
Sending an email message is like sending a postcard, says scientist Andy Yen in this thought-provoking talk: Anyone can read it.
Ok sorry about the overblown title but with a name like OTG Cable this handy thingy is not likely to catch your attention otherwise. They are available very cheaply from many outlets – eg Maplin – click here and below is a nice video explaining … Continue reading
SMS scam messages are being sent to people’s phones that tell them that they’ve lost access to their iCloud account. The message begins with the users name, and says “Your iCloud ID has been deactivated”. It then encourages people to … Continue reading
Clonee Data Center in Co. Meath will be one of the most advanced and energy efficient data centers in the world. It will feature the latest server, storage and network designs developed through the Open Compute Project, and will be … Continue reading
Tech companies are quickly becoming the news outlets of the 21st century … Google has created a new open source format to make web content as fast as the native apps we’ve all gotten used to. Source: Google’s Got a … Continue reading