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Singapore Tests Public “Super Wi-Fi”

The reclaimed Gardens by the Bay are a beautiful getaway a few minutes from hectic downtown Singapore, and now the gardens are also playing host to the trial for the country’s new “super Wi-Fi” white space program. The Singapore White Spaces Pilot Group announced earlier this month that the city would be the testing grounds Full Article

New Zealand Parents Spark School Wi-Fi Panic

A pair of New Zealand fathers have successful petitioned to have Wi-Fi removed from a local elementary school after becoming concerned over health risks. Te Horo School turned off ...Full Article

Stores Use Wi-Fi to Track Customers

Anyone who carries a smartphone around (and that’s about 64% of us as of this year) may now be giving up new information to stores as Wi-Fi signals are ...Full Article

BT Ad Removed Over Misleading Broadband Claims

British telecom company BT has been given a dressing down by the UK’s Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) over an ad which made “misleading” claims regarding the company’s broadband speeds ...Full Article

Japanese Government Creating Internet Fasting Camp

The Japanese government are reportedly making plans to try and curb the latest epidemic that’s sweeping through the country: internet addiction. According to reports, it is estimated that over ...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

The Pirate Bay back in Swedish waters

Almost as soon as the Pirate Bay got a new domain in Guyana (.gy), the site was pulled and the domain name was suspended. According to torrent news site ...Full Article

AT&T will give gigabit service for $70 – if you let it spy on you

AT&T has recently introduced gigabit service to four Austin neighborhoods, and has offered its GigaPower fiber service for just $70 per month. Of course, there’s the T&C for this offer ...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

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