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Submission + - Google's False Start reduces SSL latency by 30 % (

sridharo writes: "Google implemented SSL False Start in Chrome 9 that lead to a significant decrease in overall SSL connection setup times. SSL False Start reduces the latency of a SSL handshake by 30%.
Considering that more and more sites are turning to SSL ( Facebook and Twitter moved to SSL early this year ) , this move might benefit in making the web more secure."

Submission + - Dooms day May 21 2011 realtime countdown clock (

An anonymous reader writes: Now there is a count down clock running for the May 21 2011 dooms day and any other following dooms day or judgement day. It's interesting, check this out!!!

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