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All EU Homes Now Have Broadband Access

As of this week, every citizen living in the European Union now has the ability to access broadband internet at home thanks to satellite connections. The announcement comes after recently launched satellite connections were able to access the 0.6% of European homes which were previously too remote to be reached by wired connections or mobile Full Article

What is Packet Loss?

In terms of general computing, packet loss occurs when a packet (bundled data) which is travelling across a computer network fails to reach its intended destination. Packet errors are ...Full Article

British Company Offering $13million Data Bundle for Businesses

As a fast internet connection become more essential year by year, UK carrier EE prepare to launch a service aimed at data-driven businesses that just can’t get enough. So-called ...Full Article

Verizon Offers Mobile Internet for $5 Daily

For all those who use their mobile internet sparingly if at all, Verizon is now offering a $5 daily data plan to offer fast connections to those who aren’t ...Full Article

Project Loon from Google

In June 2013, Google sent thirty high-altitude balloons to the stratosphere above New Zealand, where a small group of pilot testers had the opportunity to try the world’s first ...Full Article

Sprint 4G LTE Wireless Coverage Expands to 40 More Cities

With subscribers practically banging down the doors for more data and faster mobile connections, Sprint has expanded its 4G LTE network to include another 40 cities around the US. ...Full Article

Global internet connections show increase in 2013

Akamai Technology’s quarterly State of the Internet report has shown that global internet connections have seen an average increase of 4%, clocking a worldwide average of 3.1Mbps in Q1 ...Full Article

Sochi Olympic Visitors Warned about Hacking ‘Minefield’

Over the last week, reports have already begun to surface over the apparently substandard accommodations at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but now it seems that there are bigger problems ...Full Article

What is a Dark Fiber Network?

Although the title sounds a little bit on the ominous side, a dark fiber network simply refers to an internet connection which is established using previously idle fiber-optic cables. ...Full Article

Google’s Project Loon Explained

Google’s Project Loon is an ambitious scheme to bring high-speed internet connectivity to the entire world. With Google’s Project Loon team continually looking to test and advance the parameters ...Full Article