News: Internet

Thursday, 29 Aug 2013

Twitter Conversations Are Now in Chronological Order

Twitter Conversations Are Now in Chronological Order

A new update to Twitter (website, Android and iOS versions) will list conversations in chronological order, making it easier to follow discussions and conversations.

Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013

Yahoo Releasing Inactive Usernames

Yahoo Releasing Inactive Usernames

Yahoo has just announced that its stockpile of dormant usernames is ready to be released. Users who have successfully signed up for a dormant Yahoo username will be notified from today on.

Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013

Regional Short Film Platform Viddsee Partners with Tropfest SEA to Show Finalist Films

Regional Short Film Platform Viddsee Partners with Tropfest SEA to Show Finalist Films

Viddsee, a regional platform for Southeast Asian short films, has announced a partnership with Tropfest SEA to screen finalist films from the short film festival.

Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013

Get 1GB More Space in Dropbox with Mailbox iOS App

Get 1GB More Space in Dropbox with Mailbox iOS App

Want to get an extra 1GB of storage for your Dropbox account? Just link your account up with the free iOS Mailbox app.

Google Outage Allegedly Caused 40% Drop in Internet Traffic

Google Outage Allegedly Caused 40% Drop in Internet Traffic

Google services suffered a brief 5-minute outage early morning last Saturday at approximately 07:32am. According to GoSquared, a web traffic analytics company, this outage caused a 40% drop in global Internet traffic.

Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013

Google Chrome Test Build Briefly Gets Touch Controls

Google Chrome Test Build Briefly Gets Touch Controls

Google is currently testing touch-friendly features on the test build of its Chrome Browser. In its latest build (nightly Canary build), a slide-to-navigate feature had been discovered. This feature allows users to simply swipe to navigate between web pages.

Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013

StarHub Launches Singapore's Fastest Network Connection to Support Latency Sensitive Trading Applications

StarHub Launches Singapore's Fastest Network Connection to Support Latency Sensitive Trading Applications

StarHub has launched its Ethernet low latency network, to allow Singapore-based financial trading companies to better respond to market changes and manage their risk exposure.

Monday, 29 Jul 2013

Microsoft Releases IE11 Developer Preview for Windows 7

Microsoft Releases IE11 Developer Preview for Windows 7

Microsoft has made available a developer preview of Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7. For the most part, it's just like the Windows 8.1 version, but there are a few notable differences.

Monday, 22 Jul 2013

Gmail Updated with Full-Screen Compose Option

Gmail Updated with Full-Screen Compose Option

Google has recently updated Gmail, giving the compose window the ability to go full-screen. This much requested feature will be rolling out to users in the next few days.

Apple Developer Center Hacked

Apple Developer Center Hacked

Apple has just announced that its developer center website was hacked and that it was working to overhaul its systems, update its server software and rebuild its database to ensure it never happens again.

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