Monthly archives: January, 2018

The most trusted source on all things Bitcoin and Blockchain technology

Source By : What is Substratum? A Peer-to-Peer Internet Experience January 1, 2018 | Colin Harper FacebookTwitterPrintEmailMore What is Substratum? Substratum brands itself as the foundation of the decentralized web, an “open-sourced network that allows anyone to rent their computer as a hosting server.” Substratum wants to liberate the centralized ties that bind web hosting and content …

Black Friday: Was extreme discounting a waste of revenue for retailers?

Source by : In England, Police were called to many Tesco supermarkets, to control shoppers who fought over Black Friday deals. However, according to Forbes, shoppers this year bought more items from digital channels and spent more money than last year. For many businesses, coupon marketing is not a “once-a-year” tactic. Many companies, especially providers of …

Free web hosting service aims to protect journalists from cyberattacks

Source by : JOURNALISTS’ SAFETY Janine Warner and David LaFontaine | August 23, 2017 This is the final part in a four-part series about journalism and cybersecurity. See part one, part two and part three. If you’re familiar with Distributed Denial of Services (DDoS) attacks, you probably think of them as malicious acts used to squelch free speech and silence …

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These Are The Four Best Web Hosting Services, As Chosen By You

Source by : dariorug/Flickr This week, we’re running the SQL to Lifehacker’s 2012 web hosting hive five, and this year’s nominees are, with one exception, a completely different group of companies. So start your WPENGINES and check out the finalists below, and don’t forget to vote at the bottom of the post. What’s Your Favorite Web Hosting …

Denet, A Blockchain-Startup Launches A Decentralized Hosting Service That Helps Restore Internet-Privacy

  Source by: Payment Week The DeNet company announced the testing of a decentralized web-hosting service in its alpha-version. The blockchain-startup is working to create an alternative to centralized cloud based services. DeNet is a peer to peer platform-marketplace based on blockchain technologies that provides secure webhosting services anywhere in the world while also providing …

Web hosting, CDN companies torn as to how to respond to racist websites

 (source) :  Dreamhost, meanwhile, “will host any website as long as its content is legal.” CYRUS FARIVAR – 8/17/2017, 5:55 AM Enlarge Squarespace FURTHER READING Internet turns on white supremacists and neo-Nazis with doxing, phishing Some tech companies that provide hosting, domain, and CDN services to many of the most prominent hate groups are now re-evaluating those …

The Best Shared Web Hosting Services

 (source) :    By Jeffrey L. Wilson  If you need to establish an online presence without spending a lot of money, shared Web hosting is the way to go. These 10 tested services let you build quality websites on even the tightest of budgets. Name DreamHost Web Hosting HostGator Web Hosting Hostwinds Web Hosting 1&1 Web …

Web-hosting firm agrees to pay over $1 million to ransomware extortionists

(source) :  GRAHAM CLULEY POSTED 20 JUN 2017 CYBERCRIME Nayana, a South Korean web hosting firm, was hit hard by a ransomware attack earlier this month which hit over 153 of its Linux servers, and impacting over 3,400 websites the company hosts for its business customers. Nayana’s systems are thought to have been hit by a Linux variant of …