Questions tagged [internet]

Software that interacts with the internet

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Android app to show bandwith usage(speed) of apps

I am looking for an app like the android version of Netlimiter for Windows. I have tried some apps which promised to do the above but all they did is just show overall data usage. i.e App ABCD this ...
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Search the internet for pictures by keyword and automatically download a set number of the results in the original resolutions (Ubuntu 14.04)?

This is the task I would like to be able to perform: Search for images on the internet by a keyword Automatically download a specified number of the search results in the original image resolutions ...
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Alert if a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds

I am looking for a Windows program that can give a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds. E.g., if the running Oracle server has uploaded more than 1 GB over the last hour, ...
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Bandwidth limiter

I am looking for software that will allow me to connect to a network wirelessly, limit it to a set amount, output said speed to Ethernet port. The catch is I need said limit to be variable, easily. ...
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Alert if a remote computer tries to connect on a given port

I am looking for a Windows 7 program that can give an alert if a remote computer tries to connect on a given port, and gives the option to accept or refuse. I don't want any warning regarding other ...
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Website research tool that shows information about domains (like WHOIS, IP, backlinks, etc.)

Looking for a tool that can do the following: receive input a domain name (or host name like shop.example.com) produce a report for the domain/host for such information as WHOIS IP, IP owner, sites ...
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Which FTP program can I use with SourceTree?

I am using SourceTree from Atlassian to manage my source code for a personal project (a small project). I would like to know if Atlassian offers an FTP client/program which can interface with my SQL ...
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Control what can access internet on laptops

I use my laptop at college, and I share my 4G data plan with it because the wi-fi is too slow for me...However I don't want it to eat too much internet, what software would be the best to : White ...
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Android app to turn off mobile data for certain apps

I have Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge with Android 5.1.1 I want to turn off the Wi-Fi and mobile data for a certain app (for example Messenger and things like that). Which specific app would recommend to ...
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Internet control app for Android

I need an app that controls internet access (on-off data connection) to my android phone. I want it to enable the internet every 30 minutes or 1 hour when not using my phone and secondly, I want it ...
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Notification tool for continuous update checking of remote file (by URI)

Usage scenario Somebody regularly uploads new PDFs to his web page and updates the old ones. I do copy them to my hard drive, however, I am unfortunately not notified of any updates to the files. ...
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Version of ping with accurate and detailed statistics

I recently found out that the default Windows ping <IP> -t statistic is a bit off and the reason is that Windows counts a "Destination unreachable" as a valid reply (which may even be ...
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Free WHOIS web service

I am looking for a web service that gives WHOIS information for a domain. I would like this service to meet these requirements: Gratis Stable Includes the following information in a query ...
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Web browser, that handles problems in a usable way

I have some core 2 duo machines with windows 7, usually with 4GB RAM. I am looking for an internet browser what would run on them and that is able to open a few windows (say 5 to 10) and some tabs in ...
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internet blocker for windows 7

Is there any program for Windows 7 that will give access only for certain web sites. I'm not looking for programs that can block some web sites, but I need program that gives access to only certain ...
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Manage and monitor internet traffic in remote computers

I have a main PC that connects to network by wireless and get internet by a VPN. 5 PCs connect to this computer by remote desktop and use internet from main PC. How can I monitor internet traffic? Is ...
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Software to help me reconnect to the Internet without restarting Windows

My laptop is running XP SP3. I am not using any wireless router. Sometimes when I was doing my school homework using my Laptop, I would disconnect the machine from the Internet so that I could focus ...
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Software to cap a specific program's network usage speed?

I am looking for a piece of software in which I can set a max download/upload speed per program. Here's my situation: I am developing a game that relies heavily on the player's internet speed, and to ...
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Powerful open-source download manager for Android

I often have issues with downloading heavy content on my smart-phone, either because of poor internet connection, or server problems. The download-manager that comes with Android is very weak. Can ...
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How can I do a bulk search to see if any of my photographs are used online without my permission?

Can someone recommend a service or software that will help to search published photos online? I tried to do this with Google Image search but it requires a lot of time to upload images one by one. I'...
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Open Port Checker

I need a software to monitor open ports on my network based on my internet IP address. I've used programs in here but they scan my LAN. I want to scan my WAN to see which ports are open and which aren'...
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Software to visualize web traffic [closed]

I want the software to visualize web traffic in real-time and provide me with geeky data. The more data, the better. Preferences: Open Source Platform: Windows
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Gui tool for configuring squid, or maybe recommend another tool for caching

I have a very slow wan connection, so I would like to cache as much web content as I can. I don't want to spend hours and hours configuring it, so I was wondering if there is some, easy to configure ...
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Internet access by anwsering a question or completing a game [closed]

I hope this is the right place to ask this question. So basically I need to create a system which gives you wireless internet connection if you answer a question or complete a game for my Bachelors ...
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Access websites that are restricted in my country using a secure VPN Client

Im looking for a lightweight and easy to use VPN software solution that can help you browse the web securely and access websites that are restricted in my country in other words (Bypass internet ...
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Current Internet speed in status bar for Android

I am looking for a free Android application that can display the current Internet speed (upstream and downstream) in the status bar, just like the non-free application Internet Speed Meter can do: It ...
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Streaming high quality audio over the Internet, single point to point

A friend and I have been writing (electronic) music together for over a decade, but we're now separated by distance. It's essential that we're able to see one DAW (i.e. the audio composition software) ...
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Remotely controllable parental controls

My child has serious issues focussing on school work. I would like to help her a bit, and am looking for a program that simply does the following. Remotely, from my computer I need to be able to put ...
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Extracting the web technologies used in a website

I am looking for a program (not a web service like http://builtwith.com or http://w3techs.com/) that can provide an overview of web technologies used in a given website. Input: website URL, e.g. http:...
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Limit time usage on certain websites

I need software (for Windows; preferably for Android too) that monitors and restricts internet usage. It would have to split websites in 3 categories: Allowed. Unrestricted access, as often as wanted ...
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How to block websites for some time of the day (e.g. 9am-6pm) for productivity?

I would like to have an application that blocks access to some websites like Facebook and Quora for some time of the day (e.g. 9am - 6pm) for certain days (monday - friday). This "blocking" does not ...
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View and terminate all active internet connections

I'm looking for a way to track every application/process/whatever on my computer that is currently accessing the internet, and if possible be able to identify what they're accessing and how much ...
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Software which detects Internet usage by an EXE?

Sometimes my router shows huge Internet usage by my Windows laptop, but I am unaware of the reason. I want to be sure that it's not infected with a virus. Is there software which can detect which EXE ...
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Connect to friends laptop hard disk drive

Okay here's the problem .... I need to connect to my friend's PC and access data in his hard disk and share mine also. Both of us are connected to the internet and are at different ends of the world....
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Best CMS for internet and intranet site

My client asked me to code site for intranet (employees) and internet (customers). I have many skills with Wordpress. Is (and how can be it done) wordrpess enough for intranet and internet? What do ...
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Any software on windows that can completely block internet access?

Not to block a website, not to block social websites like Twitter or Facebook, but to block the whole internet. And while the program is running, you can do nothing about it. It's a self-control ...
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Limit bandwidth on a per-app basis on OS X?

I have an app that is rather particular about my bandwidth - namely wanting nearly all of it. This app runs quite well when I don't have anything else open, but it starts to lag and sound ugly when I ...
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Schedule Internet access for Mac users

I hate to admit this, but I always lose self-control on surfing the Internet. So, is there a OS X app to limit a user's surfing time? For example, user can just surf the internet for an hour a day, ...
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Software to monitor my bandwidth capacity over time

In France, I used to use Grenouille to monitor my bandwidth capacity over time. It's free but it used to under-assess my bandwidth when I was using it a few years ago. Furthermore both the website and ...
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How to use CPU/RAM of a distant (Internet-connected) computer to run a local program? [closed]

There are two computers pc1 and pc2. I want to run one program on pc1 but I want to use pc2 resources such as RAM and cpu to run and compute the calculations. Is it possible to run a program on pc1 ...
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Tool to control windows network traffic (Internet Speed)

I work on web development, therefore, in some rare situations I need to test our site and mimic different users' environments such as internet connection. Because if the internet connection is very ...

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