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Yahoo Reigns as Most Trafficked Site on the Internet

September 30th, 2016 (0)
The latest data from internet analytics company ComScore has revealed that Yahoo and its associated websites are the most heavily trafficked sites for American internet users. In the month of December, Yahoo received 195 million unique US visitors, beating ...

New Bills Could Restore Net Neutrality

September 30th, 2016 (0)
Newly-introduced legislative bills in the US Senate and House of Representatives could potentially restore the Net neutrality rules until the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issues an updated set of regulations. The two bills were introduced by the Democrats on ...

Wireless Traffic Soars during Super Bowl

September 29th, 2016 (0)
The Broncos might be celebrating their Super Bowl victory, but it seems like wireless carriers were the real winner this weekend, reporting huge spikes in internet usage and data traffic as excited fans shared social media updates, selfies, and ...

Mobile Internet Expected to Triple by 2019

September 29th, 2016 (0)
If you’re already annoyed by the way everyone you know seems to be totally absorbed by their smartphones, I’m afraid this isn’t good news for you. According to the results of Ericsson’s 2013 mobility report, the amount of people ...

Share Your Wi-Fi and Get More Data with Karma

September 28th, 2016 (0)
When it comes to roaming Wi-Fi, Karma is a connection with a bit of a difference. This pay-as-you-go hotspot fits in your pocket for roaming connectivity, but with Karma, sharing your connection with friends or family actually racks up ...

Winter Olympics Host City Sets Up Massive 54Tbps Network

September 28th, 2016 (0)
The Russian coastal city of Sochi is busily preparing to host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in February; along with a sprawling brand new Olympic park, the city is also investing in a massive new internet network capable of ...

Loon Balloons to Stay Afloat for 100 Days

September 27th, 2016 (12)
Crazy as Project Loon might sound, Google is building its internet-providing balloons to stay up in the air for a good long time. The balloons will be able to deliver Wi-Fi connections from the stratosphere for up to 100 ...

Could Globalstar Introduce Nationwide Wi-Fi?

September 27th, 2016 (0)
You may have heard of Globalstar as a leading name in the satellite phone market, but the company has more up its sleeve with plans to provide Wi-Fi connections across the nation. If Globalstar’s proposal to the FCC goes ...

Viber giving Philippine users free calls in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan

September 26th, 2016 (0)
The catastrophe caused by Typhoon Haiyan – reportedly the biggest storm in the world this year – has wiped out entire cities and towns and caused an estimated 10,000 deaths in the Philippines. In the aftermath of this the ...

Satellite Internet Speeds May Double in 2014

September 26th, 2016 (0)
Promising developments in data-coding technology may finally give satellite internet connections a long-needed boost in connection speeds as of 2014. New developments could lead to satellite internet connections receiving more than twice their current bandwidth, which is very promising ...