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Millenials Claim Staying Touch with Friends is the Main Reason for Using Internet

Some social media networks grew by triple digits from 2013 to 2014, especially among certain age groups, while the most established networks are lost shares of active usage to the upstarts. 264 more words

Mobile devices dominate internet traffic. IBM Watson's customer engagement aims. (RBDR 11.03.2016)

Today on RBDR:

1) What Zenith media agency’s discovery about escalating dominance by mobile devices of Internet traffic means for the research field.

2) IBM’s Watson Virtual Agent launches as a tool for brands to boost their customer knowledge and then improve customer engagement. 83 more words

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Mobile to represent 75% of internet traffic next year 

According to a new forecast from Zenith, next year, three-quarters of global internet traffic will come from mobile devices. While we were all likely aware of the internet increasingly becoming mobile-first, 75% is a huge proportion when you consider the number of desktops and laptops still out there. 181 more words


There Are About to Be Far More 'Non-Secure' Sites on the Web

Expect to see more security warnings from the world’s most popular web browser in 2017.

Google Chrome, the search giant’s flagship browser, will begin labeling more websites as dangerous starting next year, according to plans previewed with… 402 more words


The Bandwidth Bottleneck That Is Throttling the Internet - By Jeff Hecht, Nature magazine on August 10, 2016

Researchers are scrambling to repair and expand data pipes worldwide—and to keep the information revolution from grinding to a halt


On June 19, several hundred thousand US fans of the television drama  250 more words

Point Of Interest

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)

Distributed Denial of Service (DDos)

It is a destructive attack  make an online service unavailable by overwhelming it with traffic from multiple sources. It is generally used to target a variety of important resources, ranging from banks, newspaper websites up to personal blogs. 120 more words