StarHub has unveiled plans to deploy software-defined networking (SDN) technology across its network, which it says will result in an "open, cloud-based" infrastructure that can better respond to demands from its enterprise customers.
The Singapore telco said it had completed the design of its SDN environment and had begun implementation work on its existing core and access networks. Cisco Systems and Huawei are among several vendors involved in the deployment, StarHub said in a statement Tuesday.
If you're a "Breaking Bad" fan, you probably remember the wheelchair-bound, DEA-hating character Hector "Tio" Salamanca, best known for his habit of ringing a small bell to communicate — one ding meant yes, two dings meant no.
Well, it turns out that somebody decided to take that idea of bell-based communication and turn it into a mobile app called Dingbel, and they've even recruited Mark Margolis, the actor who played Hector Salamanca in "Breaking Bad," to be the official spokesperson.
TOR has had a major upgrade to stable version 4.5 of its dedicated browser.
Tor, which is a redundant abbreviation for The Onion Router, allows users to stay anonymous online and make visits that cannot be traced back to the individual through a series of relays which encrypt the credentials over and over again.
Canadian researchers are reporting the discovery of a "reset" switch for our body clocks that operates at the molecular level, a finding that could lead to treatments for conditions linked to disruptions of our circadian rhythm.
The discovery could yield a better understanding of a number of disorders linked to such disruptions, from sleep disturbances to behavioral or metabolic problems common with jet lag or shift work, they say.
In our culture, reproduction is often seen as women’s work. From pregnancy to childbirth through nursing a newborn child, women are often expected to take the central role in creating new life by default. Similarly, when problems of infertility arise, the focus is often slanted toward females.