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Oracle to pay $1.7B for network service provider Acme Packet

The deal is expected to benefit Oracle as its business customers move to all-IP networks.

By Feb. 4, 2013

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How to use VPN to defeat deep packet inspection

ISPs and other network providers can use deep packet inspection to monitor all the data transmitted to and from your computer; encryption via a virtual private network keeps your data transfers private.

By Feb. 21, 2012

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SOPA's latest threat: IP blocking, privacy-busting packet inspection

A little-noticed section of the Stop Online Piracy Act could require deep-packet inspection and blocking IP addresses of copyright-infringing Web sites, a significant change from earlier versions.

By Nov. 18, 2011

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Ep. 1358: Deep Packet Pumpkin Spice

Gobble Gobble! It's all about the tech turkey's of 2010. Companies want to target data packets to monitor your activity and serve you ads! Facebook trademarks your "Face" and the aroma of pumpkin spice puts guys in the giving mood.

By Nov. 24, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1358: Deep Packet Pumpkin Spice (podcast)

Gobble Gobble! It's all about the tech turkey's of 2010. Companies want to target data packets to monitor your activity and serve you ads! Facebook trademarks your "Face" and the aroma of pumpkin spice puts guys in the giving mood.

By Nov. 24, 2010

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Facebook suffers 'worst outage' in 4 years; Qwest sees packet loss

For several hours, Facebook users have trouble accessing the service as a key ISP struggles with packet loss. Are the two related?

By Sep. 23, 2010

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Weekly Utilities Update: Data Rescue, Cocoa Packet Analyzer, MacKeeper, more...

Our Weekly Utilities Update report is a list of all the updates for many Mac utilities that have been released in the past week.

By Apr. 13, 2010

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InterMapper X 4.0b5; iCan 1.0; NetMinder Ethernet Packet Inference 4.8; Pixinator 1.0; more

InterMapper X 4.0b5; iCan 1.0; NetMinder Ethernet Packet Inference 4.8; Pixinator 1.0; more

By Jan. 16, 2003

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Heartbleed coder admits 'oversight' but backs open source

The programmer who inadvertently introduced the Heartbleed bug to the Internet on New Year's Eve 2011 reckons the fact it was eventually spotted proves the value of open source.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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BBC presenter mistakes paper for iPad? Not credible

Many have laughed at the BBC's Simon McCoy for picking up a pack of printing paper instead of an iPad as he presented on air. But was this stoic professionalism? Or perhaps one big joke?

By Sep. 19, 2013