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Faster Netflix Streaming Coming To Time Warner Cable

Netflix is opening up its wallet once again to improve streaming speeds on one of the country's largest Internet providers.The online video company has reached a deal with Time Warner Cable (TWC) to connect directly to the telecom giant's network, rather than delivering its traffic through a third-party service. That should improve streaming quality for Netflix (NFLX, Tech30) subscribers whose...

Malware In Cash Registers Could Affect More Than 1,000 Us Retailers, Gov't Warns

More than 1,000 U.S. retailers could be infected with malicious software lurking in their cash register computers, allowing hackers to steal customer financial data, the Homeland Security Department said Friday.   The government urged businesses of all sizes to scan their point-of-sale systems for software known as "Backoff," discovered last October. It previously explained in detail how the...

Facebook App Remains As The Most Used Apps By Mobile Users

Whether in iOS or Android, Facebook app is the most used mobile app,according to comScore. Based on the American online analytics company’s latest US Mobile App Report, the popular social networking app was used by over 115.4 million unique visitors for the month of June alone. That figure easily eclipsed all other existing apps in both platforms.   So what app comes next after Facebook?...

Tor Bug Tips May Not Be So "anonymous"

First let me tell you the meaning of ‘Tor’. It is a web browser that lets users surf anonymously without having their locations and activities tracked. It was developed by the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and is widely used by rights activist groups, military and even Government Communication Headquarters.   Tor reported that it continuously receives help from suspected NSA agents in...

How To Fix Your Buzzen Moschino And Crimmirc Room Listers

Due to a change in domain settings the roomlisters in Moschino and Crimmirc room listers no longer work for Buzzen. Here is the simple fix. For Moschino: Open up Moschino[FlashBuzzen].mrc Around line 3,889 you should change www.flashirc.info to www.buzzen.net This is in the sockopen:chanlist.*:   For Crimmirc Open up misc_GRoomLister Around line 59 change buzzen.net to...

Mirc 7.36 Has Been Released! (August 14Th 2014)

This is a small update that addresses a number of issues reported by users since the last release. It includes improvements, changes and fixes to a number of features, including:Fixed slow mark/copy text in windows that contain long lines.Fixed listbox lines in Options dialog and other windows being chopped when DPI settings are set to a high value.Reverted change to alias/identifiers that caused...