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Despite good intentions, ethical hackers are are sometimes prosecuted for their discoveries. Do they need broader legal protection?

Do Ethical Hackers Need Legal Protection?


We need more and more information to be productive citizens of the 21st century. The internet is the best way to get it.

Why I Don't Believe In a Tech Sabbath


The concept of a web of information navigated via links predates the World Wide Web. Learn about some of the conceptual pioneers behind the...

The Pioneers of the World Wide Web


Online privacy and security are big concerns these days, but protecting yourself online is easier than you might think.

5 Ways to Go Undetected Online


It's an exciting time to be a web developer - if you can stomach the steep learning curve. Here are a few things every web developer should...

10 Things Every Modern Web Developer Must Know


Content delivery networks (CDNs) can be a quick and efficient way to deliver your content to users. But they aren't always the best option.

3 Situations Where You’re Better Off Not Using a CDN


Many factors must be taken into consideration when deciding whether to develop a native app or a mobile web app, so here we take a look at...

Native App or Mobile Web App?


Web analytics is a rapidly growing field. Find out what can be measured, and what these metrics can tell you about your website.

Web Analytics: Terms You Need To Know


How is the information you provide to websites and web services used? The answer may surprise you.

What You Should Know About Your Privacy Online


The higher education model this country has utilized for decades is reaching its end-of-life and when approached from a logical perspective...

Education Must Turn to the Cloud


The web has become a tool that nearly everyone uses on a daily basis. But this hasn't always been the case - the World Wide Web has gone...

A Brief History of Web Development


Ambient intelligence is technology that surrounds you, and can affect you without you even realizing it. The rise of ambient intelligence...

The Awakening of Ambient Intelligence


Technology is changing the way business is done, and in order to keep up, organizations must adapt. Digital transformation is a process...

Improving Customer Experience With Digital Transformation, Big Data and Analytics


As human activity in the physical space evolves and merges into the virtual, ethereal realm of networked media, significant changes are...

When Mobile Goes Global: A New Era in Connectivity


The convenience of the Internet is not lost on nefarious types who need a quick and safe way to launder money. Find out how they do it.

Money Laundering, the Internet Way


Elegant software and hardware products should be tools to enhance our lives, not devices of entrapment. Which side Google's technologies...

Google: Good, Evil or Both?


Sites like Facebook and Twitter are now so popular they account for more of our online time than any other single activity.

How Much Time Do You Spend on Social Media Sites?


A complicated structure of redundancy and geographical backups, simple human mistakes and the occasional act of malice have reduced our...

On Dead Domains and Lapsing Links: Why the Web Is So Fragile


Cookies are likely to disappear over the next few years as advertisers and tech companies find more effective ways to track users online.