The internet is really a big part of every person’s life nowadays. I remember before, when I was in Junior High, internet is not a big thing. We have a very limited access and we can only get our free access thanks to the internet program of my friend he got from a prestigious university here. We were really satisfied and happy with the free 30 minutes free internet access we’re getting everyday. Read More
Yes, you read that right, one of the most popular Torrent serving sites is going to stop serving Torrents (.torrent files) starting February 29 this year. But this does not mean that thepiratebay is going to shut down, they will be just using a different way of downloading torrents called Magnet links. But its also not to say that TPB will not be using torrents anymore because a Magnet link is just another way to download a torrent, it actually uses the torrent in the p2p swarm instead of on a centralized web server. And since almost all modern torrent downloaders such as Bittorrent and Utorrent are capable of downloading these files, they see that people would have no problem with the new changes.
In light of the recent SOPA/ACTA protests and the seizure of popular file sharing websites like Megaupload. The internet Robin Hoods of today, known as “ANOYNYMOUS” has launched various attacks against US government run websites by hacking and shutting them all down. From these events we get to hear more about hacking and how do they actually do it, considering these are highly secured government owned websites. Here we have a nice short infographic about Hacking. Let looks at a peak at how do these guys actually do it.