Basic Computer Networking: IP Addressing, DNS, and NAT

Basic Computer Networking

Your ability to hop onto the internet or connect to other devices largely hinges on the magic of computer networking. This connectivity is all thanks to IP addresses and the Domain Name System, or DNS for short. Think of the internet as a bustling city, full of buildings, millions of them, and you have one … Read more

4.5 Million Times Faster Internet: World Record Speeds

4.5 Million Times Faster Internet

Here is some exciting news I read today. Researchers have set a new world record for internet speed that is 4.5 million times faster than the average broadband. An international team that included scientists from Aston University in Birmingham, UK set the new record of 301 terabits per second – the equivalent of 9,000 HD films – … Read more