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‘Father of the internet’ dismayed over current state of his creation

‘Father of the internet’ dismayed over current state of his creation

In an interview with Reuters, father of the World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee expressed disappointment over the state of his creation. He was particularly concerned by the abuse of personal data by Silicon Valley corporations like Google and Facebook, and the ease …Continue reading

Latest Cyber Attack Disrupts Businesses Across the World

A fresh cyber attack on Tuesday disrupted activity in more than 60 countries across the globe. The virus, known as GoldenEye or Petya, originated from Ukraine and quickly spread to other countries. It was distributed by computers downloading infected updates of a …Continue reading

The Most Googled Products in Every Country in One Crazy Map

Popular culture often stereotypes certain behavior or products with certain countries – for example, wine is associated with France, electronics with Japan or pizza with Italy. But according to cost-estimating website, those things aren’t what people are actually searching for. Earlier …Continue reading

The New Decentralized Web Revolution

A startup co-founded by a graduate from the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)  has received $4 million in a new round of funding led by Union Square Ventures and Lux Capital. The decentralized internet and web developer platform, Blockstack, is making …Continue reading

Bono Sings the Praises of Technology

To say that Bono is the lead singer of the rock band U2 is like saying that Thomas Edison invented the record player: it leaves out a lot of biography. The 52-year-old Irishman (born Paul Hewson) is also a technology investor and …Continue reading