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Singapore Tests Public “Super Wi-Fi”

October 28th, 2016 (11)
The reclaimed Gardens by the Bay are a beautiful getaway a few minutes from hectic downtown Singapore, and now the gardens are also playing host to the trial for the country’s new “super Wi-Fi” white space program. The Singapore ...

What is a Bandwidth Cap?

October 25th, 2016 (11)
You may hear fellow internet users complaining about a bandwidth cap when they talk about their connection speeds and service providers. But what exactly is a bandwidth cap and how can it affect the way you use the internet? ...

Is South Korea as Internet-Savvy as It Seems?

October 19th, 2016 (0)
Whenever the question of internet speed pops up, South Korea always ends up enjoying the number one spot by a long margin; but is South Korea’s relationship with the internet really as great as it seems? South Korean internet ...

BitTorrent Building Secure Chat Product

October 18th, 2016 (0)
Internet security has become one of the fastest growing concerns of users around the world; with privacy more important to the average internet user than ever, there is a huge call for anonymous communication tools. According to a blog ...

Super-Fast Broadband for all UK by 2017

October 15th, 2016 (10)
According to telecommunications watchdog Ofcom, all residents of the United Kingdom will be able to enjoy super-fast broadband internet connections by 2017. Last week, Ofcom reported that almost three quarters of the UK had access to a broadband internet ...

Speed up Windows 7 with ReadyBoost

October 8th, 2016 (0)
Did you ever use the ReadyBoost feature on Windows Vista? Remember how your otherwise sluggish rig with 512 MB RAM suddenly handled Vista a lot better, as soon as you plugged in that teensy-weensy little pen drive? ReadyBoost was ...

Verizon Offers Cheaper 250MB Share Everything Plan

October 7th, 2016 (0)
For users who are new to mobile data, Verizon’s Share Everything plan is now more affordable than ever; at $60 for 250MB, the bundle is a great starting point for new smartphone users. Starting on Tuesday, Verizon’s customers will ...

Get mobile internet access in the absence of 3G or Wi-Fi with Be-Bound

October 5th, 2016 (0)
Be-Bound is a new mobile app with one promise: to keep you connected to the internet, even when there’s no data connection or Wi-Fi available. While the very idea that this may actually work might raise a few eyebrows, ...

How is Mobile Data Going to Get Faster?

October 4th, 2016 (0)
No matter how fast our mobile internet connection gets, we’re always going to wish it was just that bit faster. Only a few years ago, mobile data might have seemed like an unnecessary extravagance to most of us, but ...

South African mobile network launches rural internet cafes

October 1st, 2016 (12)
South African mobile operator MTN has launched the eStreet mobile internet café project, which will give clients 24/7 internet connectivity. This initiative will be particularly focused on rural areas where internet connections are sparse, and where the company is ...