Saturday, June 12th, 2021

Category: Internet

Your privacy is between you and the internet

Neha Seenarine, Associate Arts and Life EditorMay 8, 2021, quchronicle.com Incognito mode isolates your browser giving you a feeling of privacy. However, Google still sees what you are searching, and that can be embarrassing. ...

Do you remember the first thing you searched the web for?

By Jody Macgregor May 1, 2021 Agent 47 is searching for that infinite money cheat in The Sims so he can build another creepy murderhouse. It doesn’t matter if it wasn’t videogame-related, though the odds of...

How online misinformation spreads

Misinformation is running rampant. To slow this infodemic, researchers are tracking how it spreads on social media. By Marcus Woo02.11.2021, knowablemagazine.org You may have heard the outlandish claim: Bill Gates is using the Covid-19 vaccine...

How the pandemic has affected mental health internet searches

Did America’s collective mental health get worse (and then better) after the first COVID-19 lockdown? JAIMEE BELL, bigthink.com08 February, 2021 According to a new study, there was an influx of internet searches for mental...

Should you trust the search engine for a medical diagnosis? Here’s what doctors say

Self-medication involves pharmacological risks that can result in severe adverse reactions, doctors warn By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi |February 8, 2021 Most people, around the world, have the tendency to run a quick Google search, whenever they...

SpaceX looks to build next-generation Starlink internet satellites after launching 1,000 so far

PUBLISHED FRI, JAN 29 2021Michael Sheetz, cnbc.com SpaceX is preparing to begin production of the next-generation of its Starlink internet satellites, according to a company job posting, with the company having deployed more than 1,000...

WeLink raises $185M to deliver high-bandwidth wireless internet to the home using 5G

Danny Crichton, techcrunch.comJanuary 7, 2021 Cable or fiber. For the vast majority of American homes, there’s no choice of how customers get their internet access. If you’re lucky to live in some dense urban...

California makes internet-enabled tablets available to nearly 1 million students

AUGUST 5, 2020SYDNEY JOHNSON PHOTO: JULIE LEOPO/EDSOURCEA student checks out a laptop from school in Alpaugh, Calif. California education officials working to equip all students with computers and internet at home announced a new...