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FCC May Overhaul US Phone System

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is currently considering ridding the country of its traditional copper wire system in favor of a more modern network based on Internal Protocol. This week, the FCC unanimously voted in favor of an in-depth investigation into the nation’s telephone system; depending on the results of this investigation, the commission might Full Article

Li-Fi Internet Technology Transmits Data at the Mobile World Congress

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, a new technology is dazzling technology analysts and investors thanks to a new way to transmit data across a space. Li-Fi ...Full Article

Google working on wireless carrier services

According to reports, Google is considering launching a wireless carrier service. This comes after the tech giant reportedly met with Verizon to discuss the possibility of launching its own ...Full Article

Company Plans to Beam Free Wi-Fi to Earth from Space

Across the globe, people are paying through the nose to connect to the internet at home and while they’re out and about. One ambitious company aims to put a ...Full Article

New Intel Cable Transfers Data at 800Gbps

Google Fiber’s 1Gbps connection speed might seem a little excessive to you, but Intel’s latest technology puts it to shame. A new cable developed by the hardware manufacturer is ...Full Article

FCC Rakes in $1.5 Billion for Wireless Spectrum

Late last week, the Federal Communications Commission concluded its auction for a large block of wireless spectrum, taking a final total of $1.564 billion from as-yet unnamed bidders. The ...Full Article

UK and Germany Collaborate on 5G Research

Researchers from three universities in the UK and Germany will band together to spur developments in 5G wireless technology. The research was announced by British Prime Minister David Cameron ...Full Article

Ukraine Suffers Cyber Attacks as Crimean Tension Mounts

As political tensions grow, the Ukraine is facing troubles on an entirely new front: cyber-attacks launched at the country’s official internet portals. While protests rage and Russian forces enter ...Full Article

US Lagging Behind in High-Speed Internet Race

If you still have to suffer through lagging downloads and constantly-buffering YouTube videos, the problem may not be with you or your computer, it might be with your internet ...Full Article

Venezuela May be Blocking Internet Connections as Protest Break Out

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 ...Full Article