Take down any website for $3

The online tool is for both “beginners as well as advanced users.” All you need to take down a site is its port, IP address and a time that you’d...

Twitter

Analysts say Beijing was particularly unnerved by the role social media played in the Arab Spring and the 2009 Green Revolution in Iran, leading to a blackout for the service....

Internet Explorer must die

Company IT departments and governments tend to be very slow to adopt new browser versions, particularly if they build custom applications for them. That’s why the most-used version of Internet...

Sony attack forced employees to use phone tree

Employees used personal cellphones, Gmail accounts and notepads. Paychecks were cut manually. – Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors....

AirAsia, MH370 incidents very different

When MH370 disappeared, the plane’s identifying transponders appeared to be intentionally shut off, its pilots stopped making radio transmissions and the airliner made a mysterious turn before possibly traveling for...

Hey, Target: Why is Annie a white girl?

Related: Whites get wealthier, while Blacks and Hispanics lag behind Still, critics are going to get what they asked for … at least, partially. – Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market...

Why is United Airlines suing a 22-year-old?

In the lawsuit, United and Orbitz call Skiplagged “unfair competition” and allege that it is promoting “strictly prohibited” travel. They want to recoup $75,000 in lost revenue from Zaman. Related:...

Why planes don’t live stream data

Related: What happened to the AirAsia flight The potential benefits of live streaming were widely discussed after Air France Flight 447 crashed into the Atlantic Ocean in 2009. It took...