Sharks Want to Bite Google´s Underseas Cable

[youtuber youtube=’https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1gefNYI3k0′] There are many, many things that can go wrong as you lay thousands of miles of fiber optic cable along the ocean’s floor. Earthquakes can rip things up, as can fishing hooks. But now we know of a new threat: Shark attacks. According to Network World, Google Product Manager Dan Belcher told folks…

Google Wants to Save Our Schools

[youtuber youtube=’https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JUiLc0If0CI’] The old “dog ate my homework excuse” is about to become a thing of the past. And kids will have Google to thank. The search giant has just released Classroom, a free tool that allows teachers to do everything from assigning projects to collecting and grading assignments, all online. Classroom uses Google’s own…

The Day the Internet Broke

In early August 2014 a technical hitch caused websites to wobble worldwide. Tom Chivers discovers the net is held together with chewing gum and string On Tuesday, at 8.48am British Summer Time, Verizon, a major US internet service provider (ISP), did something relatively mundane and technical: it took some big groups of IP addresses, which…

It is like the United Nations at Telitec!

What Jan Edmondson, CEO of Telitec has to say: I still, even after 10 years, get slightly disoriented at work. It feels like I have entered a United Nations committee meeting by mistake. If I am really honest I am not fluent in any language other than English and being technically Irish I actually struggle…

Drop Box

Dorp Box – noun: drop box; plural noun: drop boxes A secured container or receptacle into which items such as returned books, keys, payment, or charity donations can be deposited. Now we have Drop Box that we can use on our smart phones, tablet and PC, so What is Dropbox? Dropbox is a free service…

Telitec Pop Up – part 3

How we designed our Pop up Shop? We did our research to see what other Pop up Shops looked like but soon realised that logistically we would need to be quite clever as I have a Renault Clio so there is limited space. We thought to create a shop we needed a backdrop so looked…