An anonymous reader writes: Using remote DNS such as Google DNS can result in poor web performance. Remote DNS services (such as Google DNS or OpenDNS) can actually hurt your overall web performance by inadvertently directing you to download content from far-away servers. A new tool called namehelp enables the best of both worlds—it lets users use remote DNS services while maintaining the best possible web performance.
DEAL: For $25 - Add A Second Phone Number To Your Smartphone for life! Use promo code SLASHDOT25. Also, Slashdot's now on IFTTT. Check it out! Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 Internet speed test! ×