List of Free and Fast Public DNS Servers

List of Free and Fast Public DNS Servers

DNS (or Domain Name Servers) is basically a system to convert domain names into IP addresses. Domain names are easier to understand, memorize and write for humans while computers only use IP addresses to communicate. Normally, the ISPs provide their users with their own default DNS server IPs which are often unreliable and slow. There are many better, faster, safer […]

     
 
 

Norton DNS Takes on OpenDNS & Google DNS

Norton DNS Takes on OpenDNS & Google DNS

Today, we have a new entrant amongst the highly competitive DNS provider space. Symantec has joined the bandwagon with their Norton DNS as a part of their new initiative called Norton Everywhere that attempts to take Norton beyond the PC and extend trust to new devices and consumer applications. Norton Everywhere initiative spans the areas of mobile safety, web safety […]

     
 
 

Which is the Fastest DNS? Google DNS or OpenDNS?

Which is the Fastest DNS? Google DNS or OpenDNS?

Earlier today, Google unveiled its latest service – a public global DNS service called – Google Public DNS. Google claims that their new DNS service makes your internet connection much faster, much safer and more reliable. For those who are technically challenged, DNS is basically a system to convert domain names into IP addresses. Domain names are easier to understand, […]