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Why are these speed results so far apart?

Throughout the past few weeks I ran multiple Internet speed tests from speedtest.net and compared them with tests from speedof.me. As you can see in the attached screenshots, the results are ...
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How to remove personal info from Archive.org?

I have found that my personal information are available on some site. I managed to remove them from it. But then I found info on archive.org. I want to remove cached page on archive.org as well. I ...
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Why does glassdoor.com's job search function never seem to work properly?

I go to www.glassdoor.com, I enter keyword "Hadoop", location "Beverly Hills, CA", and change distance to "Exact Location", and also try "5 miles". The search results fail to display the "Senior Data ...
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How to download files from coursera online courses using any grabber or any other online method?

I have registered for one of the online courses in coursera.org. Now when the course gets completed , there will be around 60 or more pdf slides and corresponding video lectures. If I want to download ...
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Online service for downloading websites

Is there any (free) online service that can download a website, compress it, and give us a link to download the compressed website? Don't need to have lots of features for filtering data, just the ...
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Where is my site, actually? (Blogger w/ GoDaddy)

I made a blog, with the usual blogname.blogspot.com address, but then I bought a "real" web domain via GoDaddy, and associated it with my Blogger blog. Now, I'm wondering what actually happens when ...
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How to link to a certain part of a website?

Say I am reading an article on the New York Times or VICE and I want to send a link to my brother. Is there a way to link to a specific part of the article or site, much in the same way that you can ...
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How do I find on the Internet hits for a word with a dash in the middle?

Background: I tried to find information about the tool python-config, but a Google search brought up mainly hits for python's config module. Digging a bit deeper, the issue is that Google treats the ...
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Is someone hijacking my online accounts?

Basically, someone else on the internet is trying to access various accounts under my name and registering new ones with my email address. From the information I can glean, it seems likely that the ...
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Is there privacy if you view email boxes in office network?

If I open my Gmail account in office network or chat with someone in Gtalk, since our communications are through a proxy, will anyone be able to see my mails? Even if I log out, will someone be able ...
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How much of the internet is indexed by Google? [closed]

I heard some friends talking about Google's indexing percentage. They were saying that Google estimates the size of the whole internet as 5 million terabytes, and Google only indexes 0.04% of it. ...
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How to transfer huge files online: app-less case? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the easiest way to do a direct file transfer of an extremely large file over the Internet? I have no FTP,Bittorrent or ICQ on my laptop and I cannot install them ...
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Is possibile to get the physical location of an article/page created on a website?

I know this is an hard question to answer. Imagine the you created a website and wrote an article/page in it, say on 08/15/2001 at 12:35PM. Question: Is possible to track the physical location where ...
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How do I diagnose when and why a website is down?

Every so often you are unable to get to a particular website - it doesn't really matter which one - you don't know whether it's just your connection or something wrong with that website. It doesn't ...
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How can I use web apps after my internet gets capped?

If my internet is capped to 256 Kb/s (32 KB/s), what things can I do to improve performance in web apps? Some things that I would try are turning off images, however what about the images that are ...
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Is there any web-app to monitor my internet usage?

Something like Google History for searches, should be able to work from anywhere (I login and my web usage should be "recorded"). Also, should be searchable for it to be of any use. Google Web ...
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What services exists for checking a website loading time? [closed]

I know of Yslow with firefox and http://webwait.com/ Any other services around ?
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“Older than” Internet search filter [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to do a Google search for webpages last updated within 2 years? Because the Internet has grown exponentially every year, when I search for pages posted on the ...
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Web resources for specific types of funny pictures? [closed]

No, not lolcats. And I'm not really looking for a specific site, either. I have often wished that I had some funny picture to illustrate a presentation, a website, a post, an email, or something ...