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Facebook acquires mobile data compression startup Onavo

As part of Internet.org, the affordable internet initiative it helped set up, Facebook has purchased Israeli mobile data analytics company Onavo. Onavo has established itself as a leader in the mobile app field, having developed data compression solutions for app-makers that give mobile users increased access to their apps without having to pay extra on Full Article

Why you should check your Internet connection speed

Running regular checks of the health of your internet connection should go without saying. If you’re paying for a certain speed and it is not meeting your standards, then ...Full Article

UK Cathedral Pulls Wi-Fi Network over Unrestricted Access

Church of England authorities at Chester Cathedral in the UK have removed the venue’s Wi-Fi network in a fluster after it was discovered that there were no restrictions placed ...Full Article

World Internet Connections Mapped

  Spending a lot of time on the internet, you might be forgiven for forgetting what a tiny little corner of it you inhabit.  All the sights you know ...Full Article

Survey: Everyone Hates Their Internet Provider

If you can’t seem to get what you want from your internet service provider, rest assured that you are definitely not alone in this. A nation-wide survey run by ...Full Article

Broadband Connections 101: Different types of connections

The internet is always in the news, and at the moment there are terms like “fiber cables” and “fixed broadband” being thrown around, often without any definition. Sure, it’s ...Full Article

TCP/IP Optimizer

A TCP/IP optimizer is generally a program for optimizing the TCP/IP settings of a computer to ensure maximum performance. Though this is dependent on the operating system and the ...Full Article

China’s Internet Speeds Increase by 20%

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 ...Full Article

Microsoft, Facebook, and others join Alliance for Affordable Internet

Some of the most recognizable technology companies in the world have joined in the effort to make broadband internet available and more affordable to people in developing countries. Google, ...Full Article

Why is US Broadband So Expensive?

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 ...Full Article