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Yahoo Aims to save Bandwidth with Speedy Startup Purchase

Yahoo’s been going on a little shopping-spree lately and one of their latest acquisitions is content-speeding startup company PeerCDN. The interest in PeerCDN on Yahoo’s part means that the company may be taking a more active interest in more efficient content delivery and saving bandwidth for their users. The startup is responsible for a peer-to-peer Full Article

Is Wi-Fi Killing Your Plants?

If you thought it was your lack of a green thumb that was killing your houseplants it turns out that there might be another factor to blame for all ...Full Article

Vodafone Foundation setting up instant mobile coverage in disaster areas

The Vodafone Foundation, the philanthropic division of the mobile company, has been initiating programs to establish mobile networks in crisis areas, among these areas hit by natural disasters and ...Full Article

Google removes privacy feature from Android

Google has disabled a privacy feature in Android that gave users the ability to block the apps they use from collecting personal information about them. This means that anyone ...Full Article

Researchers Work to Make Mobile Internet Faster

A team of researchers have been granted $1.08 million by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue their studies on how to increase internet speed on mobile devices. Communication ...Full Article

Turkey Prepares to Enact New Internet Censorship Law

A new bill passed in Turkey on Wednesday night could give the country’s governing powers the right to completely block access to any internet site they choose. Turkey’s official ...Full Article

Facebook giving free Wi-Fi in exchange for check-ins

A new partnership between Facebook and Cisco means that Wi-Fi in the restaurants or shops you visit could become more widely available – after you check-in your location to ...Full Article

AT&T working on file-sharing blocker

Another blow has been dealt to the internet’s filesharing community with AT&T’s latest creation. Its new technology can detect, block and ban file-sharers on a network, according to the ...Full Article

Tech Companies Pour $750 Million into Bridging the Digital Divide

A number of huge technology companies have banded together to help bridge the digital divide by providing $750 million worth  of products and services to help schools get connected. ...Full Article

UK Data Demand May Overflow Networks by 2020

So high is the demand for data from cellular and Wi-Fi providers in the UK that a new report has outlined the possibility that networks in Britain will be ...Full Article