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Mobile Broadband Is Fastest Growing Technology in History

September 25th, 2017 (9)
According to the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), mobile broadband has become the “fastest growing technology in human history”, and is quickly surpassing fixed broadband internet in terms of growth. With Singapore, Japan and Finland leading the race for mobile ...

Venezuela May be Blocking Internet Connections as Protest Break Out

September 24th, 2017 (0)
As protests and violence erupt around Venezuela, it is possible that internet connections are also being censored across the highly government-controlled country. With authorities already heavily controlling television and mainstream media outlets, censored internet connections could cut off protesting ...

The 10 States with the Fastest Internet Speeds

September 24th, 2017 (0)
Akamai Technologies’ State of the Internet report has discovered the top 10 US states with the highest internet speeds: State Mbps Change Vermont 12.7 40% New Hampshire 12 28% Delaware 11.9 17% District of Columbia 11.3 28% Utah 11 ...

German researchers achieve record for fastest wireless speed

September 23rd, 2017 (10)
Researchers at Germany’s Karlsruhe Institute for Technology and the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics have managed to break records for the world’s fastest Wi-Fi connection. Results were set at a speed of 100Gbps and a signal distance ...

Fastest US Internet Connection is in Small Washington Town

September 23rd, 2017 (2)
The tiny town of Ephrata, Washington is home to just over 7,000 people, as well as the speediest internet connection in the United States. Located in quiet Grant County, residents of Ephrata enjoy incredible internet speeds averaging at 85.5 ...

Gogo Eyes International Flight Wi-Fi Service

September 22nd, 2017 (12)
In-Flight Wi-Fi is a fairly common commodity in North America, available on flights with Delta, United, American Airlines, and Virgin America, but now airborne internet providers Gogo are starting to eye foreign market potential. Internationally, in-flight internet service is ...

How DSL Internet Service Works

September 22nd, 2017 (11)
When connecting to the Internet, the connection might be via a regular modem, via a connection in the office or LAN (Local Area Network), via a cable modem or a DSL connection also referred to as Digital Subscriber Line. ...

Google’s Project Link Aims to Connect Africa

September 21st, 2017 (0)
The latest initiative from Google’s apparent desire to connect the entire world comes in the form of Project Link, which the Web giant announced on Wednesday would aim to provide reliable broadband internet to developing regions. Google announced that ...

China’s Internet Speeds Increase by 20%

September 21st, 2017 (0)
According to a report, internet connection speeds around China have increased by up to 20% in the third quarter of this year. The connection speeds move up from 3.3 Mbps seen in the second quarter to a more robust ...

How do you Measure Up to the Fastest Internet Connection in the World?

September 20th, 2017 (0)
In a survey of 177 countries, it was revealed that the global average peak internet speed is 18.4 Mbps, which is in fact a massive 36% increase from last year. With Hong Kong enjoying the highest peak internet speeds ...