Category Archives: Internet

Anonymous – Harder to Live Up to their Name

The loosely organised hacker group Anonymous was created in 2003.  Since then, they’ve committed many ‘serious’ attacks, with many of them taking place in 2010 & 2011.  The group has been known to hack into large corporations (PayPal) and governments … Continue reading

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Anonymous is launching its own social network

As a retaliation of being banned from Google+, the group of “hacktivists” have reacted by launching its own networking site anonymously. “Welcome to the Revolution – a new social network where there is no fear of censorship, blackout or no … Continue reading

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Google Reveals Ranking for Governments Private Data Requests

Google yesterday released figures showing the demand by governments or police in regards to private information on Google. It is stated that there were more than 14,000 demands in 26 developed countries in the second half of last year. Google … Continue reading

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Firefox 5

Microsoft’s browser has release a new version of Firefox. Even though Firefox 4 was released in March, today marks the release of Firefox 5. This appears to be Microsoft’s reply to Google’s release of their updated version of Chrome. “We … Continue reading

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Chinese farmers prefer the mobile phone for internet access

Shanxi Wanbao newspaper published last month, figures on mobile phone use in the rural Shanxi Province in China. These figures were significantly increased between 2009 and 2010. The team’s general survey of the National Bureau of Statistics in China’s Shanxi … Continue reading

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Wikipedia: Cultural Heritage of Humanity

The world’s first online encyclopedia wants to enter history in the UNESCO list. “We deserve this protection as the first digital platform for the exchange of information.” The online encyclopedia launched a call to rally support for the initiative. Their … Continue reading

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