Tag: dns

How to clear DNS cache on your Mac

This week’s blog is a simple terminal command to clear out DNS cache. As we all know DNS is used a lot within the computer environment, therefore your DNS cache stores locations (IP addresses) of webservers that contain pages which

Use OpenDNS to block inappropriate content

By Richard Mallion My children are of an age where the Internet is king. Everything they do revolves around Facebook, Twitter or YouTube. So I have been looking for an easy to deploy solution to block inappropriate content on a

Google's Name Bench Utility

By Richard Mallion My home broadband setup is with Virgin Media and to be honest I’m really happy with the service however I have always found it to be slightly sluggish when locating web sites. Once the site was found