Network & Internet

NSA issues guidance on encrypted DNS usage
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Domain Name System (DNS)

NSA issues guidance on encrypted DNS usage

Agency warns enterprises not to use third-party DNS resolvers The US National Security Agency
15 Jan 2021
Nokia and Google to co-develop cloud-native 5G solutions
Network & Internet

Nokia and Google to co-develop cloud-native 5G solutions

The solutions will run on Google’s Anthos for Telecom platform
15 Jan 2021
Apple drops controversial firewall-bypass feature on macOS
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firewalls

Apple drops controversial firewall-bypass feature on macOS

Researchers claim the ContentFilterExlusionList posed a huge cyber security risk
15 Jan 2021
What is virtualisation?
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VMware

What is virtualisation?

Ever wondered what virtual machines are and how they work? Here's our guide to virtualisation
14 Jan 2021
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder

A temptingly affordable Wi-Fi 6 upgrade with slick cloud management and a good turn of speed
13 Jan 2021
Channel Pro Insight: A fast guide to central network management
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Whitepaper

Channel Pro Insight: A fast guide to central network management

How to stay connected and secure with central network management
13 Jan 2021
What is DNS?
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Domain Name System (DNS)

What is DNS?

We explain what DNS is, how it works, and how outages can be avoided
12 Jan 2021
What is a 502 bad gateway and how do you fix it?
502 Bad Gateway page that pops up when a website has a connection issue with its server
web hosting

What is a 502 bad gateway and how do you fix it?

We explain what this networking error means for users and website owners
12 Jan 2021
What is a DNS server?
Networks servers
Domain Name System (DNS)

What is a DNS server?

We explain what a DNS server is, how it works and how to avoid DNS hijacking
12 Jan 2021
What is zero trust?
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network security

What is zero trust?

How a zero trust security strategy better protects your business from internal and external attackers
11 Jan 2021
EnGenius ECS2512FP review: Bang on target
EnGenius ECS2512FP
network switches

EnGenius ECS2512FP review: Bang on target

This multi-Gigabit switch combines plenty of ports with high-power PoE++ and cloud management
11 Jan 2021
Boris Johnson’s 2025 gigabit broadband vision in tatters, MPs claim
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Network & Internet

Boris Johnson’s 2025 gigabit broadband vision in tatters, MPs claim

This is the second report within a month to conclude even 85% full-fibre coverage is unachievable
8 Jan 2021
UK gov "hasn't invested a single pound" to adults below the digital divide
Chief executive of the Good Things Foundation, Helen Milner
digital divide

UK gov "hasn't invested a single pound" to adults below the digital divide

"Digital exclusion also exacerbates social exclusion", The Good Things Foundation has warned
7 Jan 2021
Vodafone offers small businesses a year of free broadband
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Network & Internet

Vodafone offers small businesses a year of free broadband

New research shows the number of small firms wholly reliant on being online has doubled during the pandemic
7 Jan 2021
How to recover deleted emails in Gmail
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email delivery

How to recover deleted emails in Gmail

What to do if you accidentally hit the delete button on an important message in Gmail
6 Jan 2021
Best NAS drives 2021
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network attached storage (NAS)

Best NAS drives 2021

The perfect NAS drive for every use case, from a home office all the way to the enterprise
6 Jan 2021
UK mobile operators make data free for schoolchildren
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broadband

UK mobile operators make data free for schoolchildren

BT, EE, Three and Vodafone will work with the government on data allowances
6 Jan 2021
How to share a Wi-Fi connection securely
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wifi & hotspots

How to share a Wi-Fi connection securely

Whether you’re in an office or on the go, you can share a Wi-Fi connection securely
5 Jan 2021
What is the dark web?
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web browser

What is the dark web?

We shine a light on the often unsavoury corners of the World Wide Web
5 Jan 2021
Adobe Flash Player is officially dead
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Software

Adobe Flash Player is officially dead

The software’s unprecedented capabilities shaped the way users interact with multimedia content
4 Jan 2021
Don't get disconnected
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Sponsored

Don't get disconnected

Losing your internet connection can be disruptive at best and disastrous at worst, don’t let that happen to you
4 Jan 2021
WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy
WatchGuard AP225W
wifi & hotspots

WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy

This affordable and feature-packed wireless AP offers great cloud management and unique security skills
30 Dec 2020