What is an ASPX file?
Web URLs
web browser

What is an ASPX file?

We look at what this web file does and how it can be viewed...
2 Jul 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
23 Jun 2021
WordPress may ban Google FLoC over security fears
The WordPress app on an iPhone
web browser

WordPress may ban Google FLoC over security fears

The web engine joins a list of growing parties to decline to support the controversial third-party cookie alternative
19 Apr 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
16 Apr 2021
Cloudflare launches web hosting service Cloudflare Pages
The Cloudflare website accessed through a web browser on a PC
web development

Cloudflare launches web hosting service Cloudflare Pages

Developers can build their own sites on the firm's edge network using the JAMstack architecture
18 Dec 2020
2FA bypass flaw on cPanel threatens the security of 70 million domains
A man using 2FA on his smartphone to access a service on his laptop
Security

2FA bypass flaw on cPanel threatens the security of 70 million domains

Hackers were able to try as many 2FA codes as they wanted using brute force methods before landing on the right one
25 Nov 2020
Facebook adds SMB hosting to WhatsApp for businesses
The WhatsApp Business app shown on an Android device on a desk surrounded by other items
Business strategy

Facebook adds SMB hosting to WhatsApp for businesses

SMBs will be able to use the firm’s infrastructure for free with Facebook Hosting Services when it launches
26 Oct 2020
Google's Project Dragonfly sees employees revolt
Google's building in Silicon Valley
Network & Internet

Google's Project Dragonfly sees employees revolt

Google's Project Dragonfly is developing well, but workers join hands in opposing the service promoting internet censorship
28 Nov 2018
Is it time for me to switch to a different web host?
web hosting

Is it time for me to switch to a different web host?

If you're asking the question then the answer may be "yes", but consider your timing carefully
8 Jun 2018
OVH hack prompts system admin security rethink
cloud computing

OVH hack prompts system admin security rethink

Web hosting firm confirms European database breach.
25 Jul 2013
GoDaddy axes SMB Cloud Servers
Offline
cloud computing

GoDaddy axes SMB Cloud Servers

Web hosting giant pulls plug on private cloud service after less than five months.
4 Oct 2012
GoDaddy goes down following alleged Anonymous attack
Internet search
cloud computing

GoDaddy goes down following alleged Anonymous attack

Individual affiliated with notorious hacking group claims responsibility as millions of websites black out.
11 Sep 2012
Firms ignore mobile websites
Smartphone
Mobile

Firms ignore mobile websites

Most British businesses have not checked the quality of their websites from smartphones, a survey shows.
8 Nov 2010
WWF goes for green web hosting
Network & Internet

WWF goes for green web hosting

The WWF has selected an environmentally friendly hosting solution for its UK web operations designed to ultimately reduce energy consumption by 40 per…
31 Jul 2008
Video: Q&A with Easynet Connect's Chris Stening
Easynet
Network & Internet

Video: Q&A with Easynet Connect's Chris Stening

IT PRO spoke to Chris Stening, managing director of Easynet’s SME division, about whether ISPs are giving businesses the service they deserve.
22 Jul 2008
Charity Commission extends outsourcing contract
public sector

Charity Commission extends outsourcing contract

Deal signed to 2012 to provide IT services designed to help reduce UK charities’ administrative burden.
27 Jun 2008