Also, it was this week in 2012 that the New York Times revealed the extensive and fascinating details of the Stuxnet worm, confirming that it was a US-led project in conjunction with Israel.
Ten Years Ago This week in 2007, the world was still trying to get its head around You Tube and the explosion of user-generated content.
Unregistered users can only watch videos on the site, while registered users are permitted to upload an unlimited number of videos and add comments to videos.
Videos deemed potentially offensive are available only to registered users affirming themselves to be at least 18 years old.
You Tube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
The service was created by three former Pay Pal employees – Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim – in February 2005.
For some that meant pointing out how some of it sucks as if that means anything.
Meanwhile, the government hit some speedbumps in its pursuit of Kim Dotcom when the New Zealand judge refused to rubber-stamp the extradition order, and the filings with the district court in the US revealed massive flaws in the government's case.
So developers created programs to use this extra bandwidth, programs that utilized the widespread nature of the Internet....
[tags: Internet Piracy Movies] - Introduction In short, the internet has transformed the society a great deal as far as information and entertainment are concerned.
In essence, it has transformed the ways in which communication together with the way businesses are being operated.
As an illustration, not only is information sharing faster now, it is also easier to find information as compared to previous times.
Then, as connections became quicker, people started to browse web pages, and soon even children could have their own space on the Internet.