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Japan Gets Its Biggest Citywide Free Wi-Fi Network

November 30th, 2016 (0)
Travelers in the Land of the Rising Sun might have noticed a strange anomaly; although Japan is one of the world leaders in technology and connectivity, free Wi-Fi networks are few and far between. Thankfully, residents of Osaka will ...

Half of All Public Wi-Fi Networks Vulnerable to Hackers

November 30th, 2016 (0)
A new survey has revealed that over half of all publicly available Wi-Fi connections around the world are left open and unsecured, leaving them and their users vulnerable to hackers and cybercriminals. The survey by Purple Wi-Fi looked at ...

Google Fiber’s Internet Revolution Gains Momentum

November 29th, 2016 (0)
There were a lot of disparaging remarks made when Google announced that it would be opening up a high-speed Internet service. Existing telecommunications providers and tech analysts alike were quick to dismiss the move as a doomed failure, a ...

Does Your Internet Connection Live up to Provider Promises?

November 29th, 2016 (0)
Amazing internet services such as music streaming, HD videos, and online gaming are putting more and more stress on our home internet connection. Studies have shown that these days Americans are paying more for internet services which often don’t ...

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation delivers free internet to rural Vietnam

November 28th, 2016 (0)
665 free public internet access points have been set up across rural Vietnam under the auspices of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF). The project, entitled “Improvement of Computer Usage and Public Internet Access Ability in Vietnam”, saw ...

Is your internet speed slower than advertised?

November 28th, 2016 (0)
You get what you pay for, right? Well, we all hope so, but does that old adage count when it comes to your internet connection? Unfortunately, a lot of frustrated users these days find that the answer to that ...

Improve Your Computer’s Performance Without Spending A Dime

November 27th, 2016 (0)
Computer running slow? No idea why? There are many ways to ‘enhance’ your computer’s performance without spending any money what so ever. Many of these things only take time and patience, along with a bit of research. One of ...

Why is US Broadband So Expensive?

November 27th, 2016 (0)
These days everyone wants top-notch internet speeds at home, whether it’s to stream movies, play games, or share content with our loved ones, but for US users this can mean huge bills. High speed internet access at home can ...

How Secure is Your Mobile Device?

November 26th, 2016 (0)
Everyone is aware these days that computers can easily become infected with malware and viruses, but not everyone realizes that the same thing can happen to smartphones and other mobile devices. Mobile usage is growing with every passing month, ...

Inflight wireless internet about to get faster

November 26th, 2016 (11)
Wifi access on planes still feels like a novelty to the majority of people, but Americans are already fed up with how slow it still is. Luckily for them internet company Gogo, which is responsible for the majority of ...