The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Internet traffic to and from Syria, which is in the midst of a civil war, appears to have dried up.
By James Niccolai | 07 May, 2013 21:49
Russian Web search firm Yandex launched a public DNS (Domain Name System) resolution service on Thursday that leverages the company's existing website scanning technology to block access to malicious and adult-rated sites.
By Lucian Constantin | 04 April, 2013 17:00
OpenDNS, a company that specializes in secure Domain Name System lookups, has released a suite of security services built around its core DNS product that are intended to provide safer browsing outside of a corporate network.
By Jeremy Kirk | 13 November, 2012 14:01
Offerings such as Google Public DNS, OpenDNS and other public domain name system services promise increased security and privacy but can fall short on Web performance, according to a Northwestern University research team that has developed a tool it says can address that shortcoming.
By Bob Brown | 25 October, 2012 19:56
You wouldn't let your kids walk the streets of Amsterdam's Red Light District, but giving them unrestricted access to the Web is practically the same thing. The problem is, how do you block out all that inappropriate Web content?
By Rick Broida | 28 July, 2010 07:48