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Internet Service Providers Attempt to Limit Public Broadband Networks

February 28th, 2018 (0)
Not content with the poor state of broadband internet connections around the country, a number of localities have banded together to provide their own internet services independent of large telecommunications companies. Unsurprisingly, huge Internet Service Providers are unhappy with ...

30% of Web Traffic Comes from a Company You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

February 28th, 2018 (0)
If you enjoy streaming videos, fast downloads and shorter loading times, you might want to spare a thought to the company which made all of this possible. You may have never heard of Akamai, but this $10 billion company ...

Increase your storage space by way of Wi-Fi

February 27th, 2018 (0)
Portable hard drives are a great idea. They give the extra space you need without you being forced to clutter your internal hard drive. They also make for a great backup tool. The only problem with your average portable ...

Why Your Computer Is Not Working At Its Best

February 27th, 2018 (0)
Many people often complain about the poor performance of their personal computers. There are several hardware and software issues that can influence the performance of any computer. The fans play important roles in cooling and maintaining the vital components ...

US Download Speeds Can’t Compare to Foreign Competitors

February 26th, 2018 (0)
The US was one of the first countries where the internet was used, and has pioneered technology and connectivity ever since, so it may be surprising to learn that in comparison to the rest of the world, American download ...

Google’s Superfast Internet not for Businesses

February 26th, 2018 (0)
Kansas City enjoys some of the fastest internet speeds in the country thanks to Google Fiber and its 1 Gigabit connection, but whilst residents are welcome into the fold, Google still refuses to grant service to businesses. As of ...

China may Replace Wi-Fi with Li-Fi

February 25th, 2018 (12)
Scientists in China have successfully developed a method of connectivity known as Li-Fi, which allows data to be transferred via light, rather than the traditional radio frequencies. The new development has been spoken about by scientists since 2011, but ...

T-Mobile 2G Connections to Receive 4G LTE Upgrade

February 25th, 2018 (0)
T-Mobile customers can expect a major network update over the coming months, pushing mobile data speeds from sluggish 2G speeds to newer 4G LTE. The 4G LTE network upgrade announced this week will allow the carrier to offer better ...

Are You Getting the Internet Speeds You Paid For? Test it Now!

February 24th, 2018 (0)
Recent data from streaming site Netflix found that, on average, US users were able to load videos at a very unimpressive 1.85 Mbps. With so many people paying through the nose for faster internet speeds and data bundle upgrades, ...

UK Homes May Only Need 19Mbps Connection by 2023

February 24th, 2018 (9)
According to the surprising results of a new survey, the average household in the UK may only need a 19Mbps broadband connection to efficiently access the internet in 2023. The study conducted by the Broadband Stakeholder Group (BSG), which ...