Paypal, Twitter, PSN, Pinterest, and Other Major Sites Down After A Massive DDOS Attack

Paypal, Twitter, and PSN, among other major websites including Pinterest, SoundCloud, Github, Box, Heroku, Freshbooks, SaneBox, and Vox Media, among others are currently down as a direct result of a massive DDOS attack against Dyn, a popular DNS services provider. Reddit, Spotify, Shopify, Airbnb, Wired.com, and Zoho CRM are also on the Dyn networks, but since they are... read more

The Future of Consumer Internet Connectivity and Demise of Oligopoly ISP Giants

To understand what the future of internet connectivity will be, you have to understand several things. First, you need to understand how people connect to the internet right now. Most people do not know anything about how the internet works besides that they pay their ISP every month for internet access, and that they put a password into their computer to access wifi from... read more

The Man and the Death Ray That Destroyed Everything and Everyone In Its Path: A Short Story

In a break from the traditional articles, here is a science fiction short story series which will be released in various parts. If you like it, share it and I will write more. The Man and the Death Ray That Destroyed Everything and Everyone In Its Path: A Short Story Part 1: Beginnings of a mad scientist There once was a man, a city-dwelling man, who got... read more

Top 10 Reasons Why Quora Sucks And Deserves To Die A Quick Death

It is amazing that Quora raised millions of dollars for a crummy question and answer website. It probably was able to raise the funds for several reasons, none of which were because it deserved to raise even a penny. These reasons probably included: the owner had connections, they did a good job at raising capital, the owners had a good credit rating, and the people doing... read more

Twitter’s Share Price Continues To Fall, What Could Be The Cause Of This?

Ever since going public and having a peak stock price of $69 just 32 months ago in January of 2014, Twitter's share price has been decreasing on a steady basis with a bleak outlook for the future. Twitter's share price went into a free fall a couple times, in October of 2014 after a short spike, and then again in April of 2015. Since then, the Twitter stock price has been... read more

Google’s Gmail Gets UI Update, Blocks Copy & Paste When Logging Into Google on Mobile Devices | Here’s A Fix

Today I tried to log into my gmail account in a mobile browser and was surprised to discover that gmail has blocked the ability to paste in your password. This can be frustrating for many people who have secure passwords that would be a paid in the neck to try to type out. For example, my pass is a long alphanumeric with uppercase, lowercase, and symbols, so this would be... read more

What If You Could Breathe Underwater? Could An Artificial Gill Ever Be Created?

If an idea alone would give you rights to an invention, I'd be rich. I remember thinking, why don't we just make an apparatus that has gills like the fish, so that we don't need oxygen tanks? I was 5 when I first came up the the idea. Throughout my childhood, I had many dreams where I could breathe underwater - and I was sad when I awakened to our world where humans... read more

PS4 DLNA Update 2016: Works Way Better, Still Needs Some Work But Now Usable

It's been 9 months since the last post where I broke down all the issues with the PS4 Media Player. In short, there have been a large amount of improvements to the DLNA functionality. I was forced to use the PS4 DLNA Media Player feature because when my house was struck by lightning last week, it busted my PS3. I think I can fix my PS3 but I haven't had the time so I've... read more

Big News: The Torrent World Takes A Huge Hit as Owner of KAT Torrents Arrested In Poland

Just in: Only hours ago, owner of the famous torrent site KAT at kat.cr, Artem Vaulin from Ukraine, was arrested today in Poland; officials in the United States have requested his extradition. Shortly following his arrest, multiple KAT domains have been seized and taken down immediately. KAT has become more famous even than ThePirateBay, gaining millions of traffic,... read more

16 Top Free File Hosting Sites 2016 | Reviews and Ratings

There are still many good reasons to use cloud storage, whether you want to share files with your friends, or make your business easier by sharing files or backing up some data. Even though many file sharing sites are notorious since they are often abused as a piracy source, file sharing sites are still commonly used for completely legitimate purposes. It is worth noting... read more