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Network & Internet

Raspberry Pi launches next-gen Pico W microcontroller with networking support
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Hardware

Raspberry Pi launches next-gen Pico W microcontroller with networking support

It comes with Wi-Fi connectivity for the first time, opening up a variety of projects for developers
1 Jul 2022
SpaceX given FCC nod to provide Starlink Wi-Fi to moving vehicles
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Network & Internet

SpaceX given FCC nod to provide Starlink Wi-Fi to moving vehicles

The approval allows the satellite network to cater to planes, ships and trucks in next step of expansion
1 Jul 2022
HTTP vs HTTPS: What difference does it make to security?
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Network & Internet

HTTP vs HTTPS: What difference does it make to security?

We look at the difference between the two and tell you how to switch between them
30 Jun 2022
Siemens and Nvidia partner on industrial metaverse concept
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digital transformation

Siemens and Nvidia partner on industrial metaverse concept

The duo also aim to advance industrial automation through full-fidelity digital twins
30 Jun 2022
EnGenius ECW220S review: Peerless protection
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routers

EnGenius ECW220S review: Peerless protection

An affordable Wi-Fi 6 access point with top cloud management and innovative wireless security measures
30 Jun 2022
BT says it needs more time to remove Huawei equipment from UK networks
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Network & Internet

BT says it needs more time to remove Huawei equipment from UK networks

The company has until January 2023 to remove the Chinese operator’s equipment in its core network, but has now asked the government for an extension
30 Jun 2022
Internet providers look to ease cost of living crisis with cheaper broadband
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broadband

Internet providers look to ease cost of living crisis with cheaper broadband

Social tariffs could get slashed to help poorest in society
29 Jun 2022
Resilience – not cutting-edge technology – is the foundation of smart office buildings
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smart city

Resilience – not cutting-edge technology – is the foundation of smart office buildings

No matter what goes on outside your walls, your smart building ought to have the horsepower to fight anything the world can throw at it
29 Jun 2022
HPE wins contract to provide The Home Depot with Aruba edge services
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Network & Internet

HPE wins contract to provide The Home Depot with Aruba edge services

Adoption of HPE GreenLake for Aruba networking and Aruba ESP will power advanced customer and associate experiences, retailer says
28 Jun 2022
One-day IT projects to improve your business network
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Network & Internet

One-day IT projects to improve your business network

Not all IT tasks take years to complete. We outline nine short, smart networking projects that can bring immediate benefits
27 Jun 2022
Wi-Fi 6E is here – but who actually needs it?
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Network & Internet

Wi-Fi 6E is here – but who actually needs it?

The arrival of Wi-Fi 6E is a kick in the teeth for Wi-Fi 6 adopters, and those who recommended it to friends and family
25 Jun 2022
Quantum is 'the future of AWS system security', Amazon claims
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Network & Internet

Quantum is 'the future of AWS system security', Amazon claims

With third major quantum investment, AWS sets stage for next decade of network infrastructure
23 Jun 2022
How secure is Gmail?
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Security

How secure is Gmail?

The practical steps you should take to secure your Gmail account, from implementing 2FA to performing regular checkups
23 Jun 2022
What is virtualisation?
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VMware

What is virtualisation?

A guide to what virtual machines are and how they work
22 Jun 2022
LTE vs 4G
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Mobile

LTE vs 4G

What is LTE and 4G and which is better?
21 Jun 2022
Ericsson predicts 5G to reach one billion subscriptions in 2022
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5G

Ericsson predicts 5G to reach one billion subscriptions in 2022

The report from the telco also found that global mobile network data traffic doubled in the past two years
21 Jun 2022
Cloudflare fixes outage that knocked major web services offline
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Network & Internet

Cloudflare fixes outage that knocked major web services offline

Online services such as Nord VPN, Shopify, and Steam were all inaccessible by users in most regions
21 Jun 2022
Cisco claims it's solved 'broken' hybrid work model
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Network & Internet

Cisco claims it's solved 'broken' hybrid work model

Networking giant flexes muscles at Las Vegas with slate of product launches as it insists recent troubles are in the rearview mirror - our Cisco Live …
20 Jun 2022
Bouygues Telecom taps Ericsson to drive digitalization in France
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5G

Bouygues Telecom taps Ericsson to drive digitalization in France

The partnership ‌entails Ericsson's deployment of its cloud-native dual-mode 5G core
20 Jun 2022
Ubuntu Core 22 is now generally available for IoT and edge devices
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Ubuntu Core 22 is now generally available for IoT and edge devices

The new release brings security updates and support for a fully preemptible kernel
16 Jun 2022
WAN Insights is Cisco’s first foray into predictive network intelligence
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Network & Internet

WAN Insights is Cisco’s first foray into predictive network intelligence

The company has worked on the technology for years but WAN Insights is the first product that has been made available to businesses
16 Jun 2022
Cisco unveils new ‘intelligent’ approach to networking with brace of product launches
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Network & Internet

Cisco unveils new ‘intelligent’ approach to networking with brace of product launches

Cloud Management for Cisco Catalyst and Cisco Nexus both aim to bring deeper insights and ease the burden of IT teams
16 Jun 2022
How to delete a Gmail account
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email providers

How to delete a Gmail account

Our step-by-step guide on how to close your Google email account for good
15 Jun 2022