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100 Locations in Austin to Receive Free Google Fiber

In Austin, Texas 100 community organizations are set to receive free Google Fiber internet connections for an entire decade. The list was selected and approved by Austin’s city council as well as Google itself, and includes libraries, small colleges, schools, and dozens of social programs such as the Girl Scouts. These locations, along with select Full Article

South African mobile network launches rural internet cafes

South African mobile operator MTN has launched the eStreet mobile internet café project, which will give clients 24/7 internet connectivity. This initiative will be particularly focused on rural areas ...Full Article

Cable Internet Speeds May Climb to 10Gbps

A brand new advancement in broadband technology may soon be responsible for introducing internet speeds of up to 10Gbps to consumers around the world. A non-profit research and development ...Full Article

Super-Fast Broadband Dominating European Market

Recent figures have shown that the European Union is over half way to its target of offering speeds of 30 Mbps or higher to all residents by 2020. Currently, ...Full Article

Southwest Airlines offering gate-to-gate Wi-Fi

As well as allowing use of electronics during takeoff and landing, Southwest Airlines is to be the first airline to offer what they’re referring to as “gate-to-gate” Wi-Fi. Thanks ...Full Article

UK-based EE introducing 4G LTE-A 300Mbps network

EE has fired up the latest form of its 4G network in East London’s Tech City area; with the new LTE-Advanced network capable of providing download speeds of up ...Full Article

Audi A3 to be the first ever car sporting high-speed internet

The new Audi A3 will be the first car in the world to sport a high-speed 4G LTE service, with speeds said to be around seven times faster than ...Full Article

CCP looking to up internet censorship in China

Internet censorship in China is already rife, but it’s set to worsen. During an annual government meeting, it was announced that 2014 would see a tightening of Internet censorship, ...Full Article

NASA Working to Develop Deep Space Internet

In an effort to find solutions for future communications issues, NASA has teamed up with Harvard and TopCoder to announce a series of challenges aimed at creating an internet ...Full Article

Internet-powered toothbrush launched

Everything seems to be internet-enabled nowadays, so why should your toothbrush be left out? Kolibree, a French-based start-up, has introduced just that at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. ...Full Article