Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Google Public DNS Aims to Speed Up Your Browsing

04 Dec 2009   #1
jav

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 SP1
 
 
Google Public DNS Aims to Speed Up Your Browsing

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by lifehacker.com
Google today launched a new, free DNS service—called Google Public DNS—aimed at making your web browsing experience even faster. Here's how it works:

For those of you who are unfamiliar with DNS (and it's cool if you are—as long as DNS is working, most people never need to know what's going on), Google offers an explanation:

Quote:
Most of us aren't familiar with DNS because it's often handled automatically by our Internet Service Provider (ISP), but it provides an essential function for the web. You could think of it as the switchboard of the Internet, converting easy-to-remember domain names - e.g., Google - into the unique Internet Protocol (IP) numbers - e.g., 74.125.45.100 - that computers use to communicate with one another.
Read more here: Google Public DNS Aims to Speed Up Your Browsing - Google public dns - Lifehacker

Google Public DNS in Google code: http://code.google.com/speed/public-dns/

What do you think about it?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
04 Dec 2009   #2
rsvr85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Google Public DNS Aims to Speed Up Your Browsing




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Is it OK if i added Google public DNS settings to my connections?
Hi! I have ZTE WiFi+Wire router and i connect my PC to that router via Ethernet cable also I connect my phone (android) to the same router via its WiFi connection. I have a ADSL connection (wire connection). I want to know is it OK and is it a safe, using Google public DNS server settings with...
Network & Sharing
Extremely slow browsing and downloading when connected to public WiFis
Hi Recently I've been experiencing some painfully slow internet browsing and downloading speeds on my Sony Vaio VPCSE, it's basically not possible to use internet because of this. These problems first occurred about a week ago and came from nowhere. So far I've tried to connect to three...
Network & Sharing
Google's priority inbox aims to conquer e-mail overload
more..
News
Google opens VP8 codec, aims to nuke H.264 with WebM
Google opens VP8 codec, aims to nuke H.264 with WebM Source: Google opens VP8 codec, aims to nuke H.264 with WebM The last bit about the nuclear option made me laugh maniacally. ~Lordbob
News
Google aims to speed up the entire Internet with SPDY
Read the full article here.
News

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:59.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App