The Federal Communication Commission votes Thursday to replace the 2015 rules that prohibit Internet service providers from block and slowing online content. Those 2015 rules, which also prohibit Internet providers from favoring some content for payment, are set to be replaced Thursday by a vote during the Federal Communications Commission’s monthly meeting. With three Republican votes […]
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (NWC.OL) will start flying four new routes between the United States and Europe, the budget carrier said on Thursday, rapidly expanding its low-cost transatlantic flights and increasing pressure on established carriers. 2 Min Read NEW YORK (Reuters) – Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (NWC.OL) will start flying four new routes between the […]
Google, Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft all affected by “intentional” BGP mishap. Further Reading Russian-controlled telecom hijacks financial services’ Internet traffic The unexplained incident involving the Internet’s Border Gateway Protocol is the latest to raise troubling questions about the trust and reliability of communications sent over the global network. BGP routes large-scale amounts of traffic among […]
The Republic of Ireland, an EU member state, is the only country to share a land border with the United Kingdom.
A nearly complete skeleton of an early long-necked plesiosaur has been found in a clay pit in Germany, and reveals they survived a mass extinction The long-necked marine reptiles known as plesiosaurs are one of the icons of the dinosaur age. But all the fossil skeletons found so far come from the Jurassic period. Now […]
Die Europäische Zentralbank wird den Leitzins im Euroraum nicht anheben. Er bleibt weiter auf dem Rekordtief von null Prozent. Die Europäische Zentralbank (EZB) macht Sparern keine Hoffnung auf eine baldige Zinswende. Die Währungshüter beließen den Leitzins im Euroraum, zu dem sich Geschäftsbanken Geld bei der Notenbank leihen können, auf dem Rekordtief von null Prozent, wie […]
Super Size Me documentary maker Morgan Spurlock tells of paying to settle a harassment case. US documentary film-maker Morgan Spurlock has publicly confessed to a history of sexual misconduct, referring to himself as “part of the problem”. Spurlock, who made the hit film Super Size Me, wrote on Twitter that he had been accused of […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family’s 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment business. The deal gives Disney film businesses including Twentieth […]
Magische Wesen aufgepasst! Es gibt ein neues Harry Potter-Kapitel – und es kommt nicht von J.K. Rowling. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Magische Wesen aufgepasst! Es gibt ein neues Harry Potter-Kapitel – und es kommt nicht von J.K. Rowling.
Akayed Ullah, 27, could face a sentence of a life term in prison if convicted of using a weapon of mass destruction. Ullah, a native of Bangladesh who has lived in Brooklyn since 2011, was being treated for burns and cuts suffered Monday after he partially detonated a pipe bomb in a crowded subway pedestrian tunnel […]