Cloudflare

Logo Cloudflare announcement – April 1, 2018: Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet. We’re excited today to take another step toward that mission with the launch of 1.1.1.1 — the Internet’s fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service. This post will talk a little about what that is and a lot about why we …

iPhone

Buzzwords Spotlight on the iPhone with links to features presented in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThis app will tell you if your iPhone has been hackedhttps://www.cnet.com/news/iphone-se-vs-iphone-11-comparing-cameras-both-phones-specs/Apple sells several different iPhone models — here’s how much they all costPictures don’t appear in text messages? Here’s the fix! Key Linksapple.com/iphone/compare iphone 12 https://arstechnica.com/cars/2020/10/the-technology-behind-the-iphone-lidar-may-be-coming-soon-to-cars/ https://www.forbes.com/sites/gordonkelly/2020/02/03/apple-iphone-12-pro-max-release-date-design-camera-price-iphone-11-upgrade/#2dcad2b46d70 iphone 11https://www.apple.com/shop/buy-iphone/iphone-11 ios13https://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/a31189834/iphone-hacks …

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Buzzwords Artificial Intelligence (AI) is intelligence exhibited by machines Who’s working on this? AmazonAppleFacebookGoogleUber Questions How do you translate ‘Artificial Intelligence’ in other languages? Bonus points for Indigenous languages. BuzzwordsAI – Alexa – Conversation – Deepfake – Digital Humans – Digital Twin – Eliza – Extended Intelligence – Facial Recognition – Hype – Machine Learning – …

Webcam

Photo: Defunct webcam, Soommaa Webcam = a video camera that inputs to a computer connected to the Internet, so that its images can be viewed by Internet users ExamplesChristchurch Central LibraryFreemont (Downtown Las Vegas)Titletown (Green Bay, Wisconsin)KUNV StudioNevada RoadsRaiders Stadium (Las Vegas)Estoniaexplore.org/livecams Faves Planeta.com

Internet Links

Photo Links related to the internet presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlineshttps://www.popularmechanics.com/culture/web/a29643491/weird-web-design-evolutionhttp://www.bbc.com/future/story/20190401-why-theres-so-little-left-of-the-early-internethttps://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/sep/08/decentralisation-next-big-step-for-the-world-wide-web-dweb-data-internet-censorship-brewster-kahle Internet Societyinternetsociety.org Elsewherekproxy.com Deathwatcharchiveteam.org/index.php?title=Deathwatch Decentralized Internet Domain Namelookup.icann.org Planeta.com

Firefox

Logo Let’s talk Internet tech. Here’s a personal testimonial. As we begin 2020 my fave browser, the primary go-to, is Firefox from Mozilla – mozilla.org. There’s also Safari and Chrome on my laptop and smartphone, but used less often. This page shows how to make the most of Firefox and features the latest snippet. An …

Spacecraft

Buzzwords Spacecraft = a vehicle used for traveling in space Recommended ListeningIcons of speed: spaceship – We may be blasé about satellites and space stations circling our planet, and even drones in our skies, but has the spaceship craze ended? Elsewhere on the WebJuly 2019Future stellar flybys of the Voyager and Pioneer spacecrafthttps://spacenews.com VoyagersThe weird …

Digital

Buzzwords Digital = Electronic technology that generates, stores, and processes data in terms of two states: positive and non-positive QuotesDigital data lasts forever, or five years, whichever comes first.– Jeff Rothenberg Headlineshttps://www.cjr.org/special_report/microfilm-newspapers-media-digital.php Planeta.com