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Web page stuck in loading until i disconnect Internet, then it loads

I am searching for an explanation and solution for the weird behavior i observe in my 3G Internet connection when it becomes slow. While loading a page with the Internet being slow, it takes long ...
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2answers
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Monitoring WI-FI HTTP requests?

I was just wondering if it's possible to monitor HTTP requests sent & received to a WIFI network. If so, how is it done and how can I protect myself from it?
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1answer
2k views

Is downloading multiple files faster than downloading one file at a time?

Sometimes there's a need to download multiple files from somewhere. The protocol I'm specifically interested in is HTTP, however this question is also relevant to FTP or any other non-P2P protocol for ...
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1answer
2k views

How to find HTTP GETs in Wireshark

How can I use the filter in Wireshark to find only those lines that have HTTP GET in them?
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1answer
748 views

What is causing my wireless router to stop routing HTTP (port 80) connections?

My 802.11g router (Belkin F5D7230-4 v2000) periodically stops transmitting HTTP data on port 80. My laptop is the sole client connected to it (on channel 9 with WPA-AES encryption), and there are ...
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4answers
693 views

Set up a web server behind a router I don't control

The situation is simple: I am on a network (intranet) where I don't/can't control the router. You can basically assume all I have is one ethernet port and any number of machines. I want to run a ...
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2answers
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How are so many webcams on servers which have URL ~ \view\index.shtml?

How does this happen? Why do all these webcams have similar HTTP access URLs?
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1answer
864 views

trying to access Google server on different ports

Why is that http://www.google.com:443/ fails almost instantaneously, while http://www.google.com:8080/ takes some more time before failing? If there is no server on these ports, both the ...
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3answers
207 views

Software to measure the speed of http browser connections

I'm trying to gather some ammunition about my ISP and it's aggressive traffic shaping of particular websites. So I'm looking for an application that will allow me to see what speeds I get to ...
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3answers
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Can I detect what webserver a website is using?

Is there any program or command that I can use to detect what webserver a website is using? With webserver I mean in software i.e. IIS 6, Apache or nginx.
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873 views

How does http://to./ work?

So I noticed this on Jeff's twitter. They don't have a tld, it seems? How've they done this? Magic, bribery, or did a no-tld tld open up recently?
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4answers
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Software to view all HTTP connections made by your computer?

I would like to see all HTTP connections (with free and preferably open source software), and their full responses made by my computer. A performance hit doesn't matter, as I will use this only in ...