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November 23, 2010  4:01 AM

What is Google Public DNS?

Posted by: Nathan Simon
DNS lookups, google, Google Search, Public DNS, router, search, secure DNS

Google Public DNS is a free, global Domain Name System (DNS) resolution service, that you can use as an alternative to your current DNS provider.

Why does DNS matter? The DNS protocol is an important part of the web's infrastructure, serving as the Internet's phone book: every time...

June 25, 2010  2:29 AM

Bing isn’t that bad after all…

Posted by: Nathan Simon
BING, Google Search, Internet Explorer 9, microsoft, Windows

I stumbled upon this blog while surfing the net and thought I would share this users story. He used Bing for one full week, but ended up using it for two weeks and didn't really notice....

I switched the settings on my browser toolbars to make Bing the default and promised to spend...


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