API vs Web Service

API stands for application programming interface. An API is a mechanism by which allow you to write code that allows interaction with another program or application.


What is the difference between SSL and a VPN? Why you would use a VPN when SSL is used prevalently. Without getting into the finer details of how VPNs and SSL works, below i will provide a simple explanation as to when you might want to use SSL and/or a VPN.

Deep Web vs Dark Web

Did you know only a small percentage of the internet is easily accessible via major search engines i.e. indexed by Google etc. The parts of the internet that are not accessible via major search engines are called the Deep Web or the Dark Web; so whats the difference between these or are they the same?

What is DevOps?

On the theme of buzz words. Here’s another one that’s been around for a little while. No one seems to be able to explain what the hell this is. This is becoming almost as bad as “Agile”, lost of people are using this term but little seem to be able to explain what the heck it is.