Social networks: plus, minus, anyway?
Social networks have tightly entered our lives: we are in a hurry to share the latest news with friends through statuses, post new photos or just chat. The most famous…

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But what if the DropBox features are lacking?
DropBox is one of the most famous and popular services for creating your own data warehouse in the Internet space. It is very convenient to have such an “online flash…

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What are 4G networks and what advantages do they give us?
Now it’s hard for us to believe that recently parents let their children go out all day without a mobile phone, and tourists fearlessly went on a wild trip without…

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What should we build a WAP?

But do not send you in three letters? On WAP. With joy. On any of the still small WAP sites. And while there is still little competition in this area of ​​the Internet front, anyone can become the creator of their own WAP site. After all, even simple services are used by a huge number of people, especially if they are useful. Being able to receive news, send emails or just have fun wherever you are is pretty attractive to most people. Therefore, do not think of WAP as something inaccessible and unrealistic. Everyone can create their own little service now, and many will be able to use it. Thanks to people whose knowledge of WAP (see the article “What is WAP?”) Didn’t scare, the creation of WAP sites has become especially relevant recently. So, here’s the thought of creating your own WAP site visited your head with a friendly visit. Then below, special for you, a short introductory course. Continue reading

Is there an alternative to Windows, or What is Linux?

Microsoft’s share in the global software market remains huge. Ask your friends what operating system they use, and as a rule, they will name at least 95 percent Windows (unless, of course, your company consists entirely of hackers). The situation with server software is somewhat different, but we will not go into such wilds yet. Let’s talk about such an alternative system as Linux. GNU / Linux (as it is called by all rules) is a non-profit, freely distributed UNIX-like operating system developed as part of the GNU project and based on the Linux kernel. For brevity, the name has been reduced simply to Linux. Linux also often includes programs that complement this operating system, and applications that make it a full-featured multi-functional operating environment. Unlike Windows, Linux comes in a large number of Continue reading

What can I find with the Google search engine?

The history of the emergence and development of Google does not count even 15 years, but has already grown with numerous legends. According to one of them, the name of the famous search engine was conceived as Googol – a mathematical term denoting a unit with one hundred zeros. However, the first investor, Andy Bechtolsheim, in a hurry wrote a check to the founders of the new company in the name of Google Inc. Such a mistake came out. I had to officially register a company called Google Inc. At the origins: legends and facts It all started a couple of years before, when in 1995 two young people met who were a little over 20 at that time: Larry Page graduate of the University of Michigan and Sergei Brin, a native of Moscow. Both were graduate students at Stanford Continue reading

How many holidays are in the calendar of IT people?
January 27th • International Day WITHOUT the Internet February 6 • Safer Internet day Celebrated at the initiative of the European Commission since 2004. According to the UN, today there…

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What is a CMS?
Internet users are having to deal with this magical combination of letters more and more often. So what does this spell mean, and in what area of ​​the Internet is…

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How to “privatize” Wikipedia?
Many probably know that the entire Wikipedia extensive text base is periodically stored in the form of dumps, which are always available for free download and use. And if you…

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Internet bestiary: who are trolls?
The troll is not only a fabulous character, but trolling is not only fishing. Modern dictionaries interpret trolling (from the English trolling) as “posting on the Internet (on forums, in…

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