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Two-Thirds of US Smartphone Market Owned by Apple and Samsung

If you’re American and you own a smartphone, there is a 68% chance that your handset was manufactured by either Apple or Samsung. The two dueling phone manufacturers are leaving competition in the dust as they constantly strive to outdo one another. According to a recent study from the NPD Group, Apple’s various iPhone models Full Article

NSA spied on ‘World of Warcraft’ and other online games

According to documents dating back to 2008 leaked by Edward Snowden, American and British intelligence agencies were using online games like World of Warcraft and Second Life to spy on users. ...Full Article

Internet Ad Sales Reach $10.7 Billion

During the last quarter of 2013, advertisers spent a whopping total of $10.69 billion on internet-based marketing and advertising. This impressive spending breaks the all-time record for advertising expenditure, ...Full Article

Facebook posing new threat to wireless carriers

Though the seemingly random $2 billion acquisition of Oculus VR clouded Facebook’s previous (and almost equally mysterious) purchase of messaging app WhatsApp, some interesting details are emerging. In Europe, ...Full Article

Federal Court Throws out Net Neutrality Rules

In a serious blow to internet equality, a federal appeals court has ruled against the FCC’s Net Neutrality policy, stating that the agency was not authorized to impose its ...Full Article

China Upgrades to 4G LTE Mobile Internet

As of December 18th, mobile data users in China will be able to connect to the internet faster than ever thanks to the new 4G LTE network provided by ...Full Article

Akamai: 38% of malicious traffic comes from Indonesia

According to the latest Akamai report, the statistics for overall malicious internet traffic have changed significantly from Q1 of 2013 to Q2. Thankfully global DDoS attacks have decreased significantly, ...Full Article

Researchers Achieve 1.4TB/s Internet Speed

Researchers working for Alcatel-Lucent and BT have managed to destroy previous internet speed records by achieving a fiber optic connection which clocks in at an incredible 1.4TB/s. The experiment ...Full Article

Hackers Use Fake Wi-Fi Networks to Scam Users

There is more reason than ever to be wary of using an unsecured public network now that cybercriminals are using duplicate networks to lure in unwary users. If you ...Full Article

Unlimited Cloud Storage for Sprint Subscribers

Subscribers to Sprint’s wireless network can now benefit from unlimited cloud storage space from Pogoplug as a part of its unlimited services package. To start off with, Sprint customers ...Full Article