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Apple launches iBeacon instore

Apple’s iBeacon technology has now been activated across its 254 US-wide stores, giving shoppers real-time information on their iDevices as they look around the store. The location-sensing technology can be used to transmit details about products, events and offers. According to an AP report issued over the weekend, Apple’s Fifth Avenue store in New York has around Full Article

Kansas City Residents Get Second Chance for Fiber

Residents of Kansas City who missed registration for the first roll out of Google’s super-fast Fiber internet service have the chance to sign themselves up for the service again. ...Full Article

South Korean Carriers Dish out 300Mbps Cellular Data Speeds

The next time you’re frustrated by patchy 3G coverage on your phone, try not to think about the fact that South Koreans enjoy 300Mbps connections on their smartphones. Whilst ...Full Article

Belgium forcing ISPs to monitor PirateBay proxies

You’d think that blocking access to the infamous PirateBay was enough to satisfy Belgium, but now the country’s Supreme Court has taken it a step further. In a ruling ...Full Article

EU and Japan announce co-efforts in boosting internet speed

The European Union and Japan are to fund research attempts to speed up internet data network transfer from 19.7 Mbps to 100 Gbps, it was announced. The initiative was ...Full Article

Google’s Project Link Aims to Connect Africa

The latest initiative from Google’s apparent desire to connect the entire world comes in the form of Project Link, which the Web giant announced on Wednesday would aim to ...Full Article

Bill Gates No Fan of Zuckerberg’s Global Internet Plan

It’s been a few months since Mark Zuckerberg announced his plan to bring internet access to the developing world, and it seems that not everyone is as enthused by ...Full Article

LiFi Internet Could Be Ten times Faster than Wi-Fi

One of the most intriguing new technologies showcased at CES 2014 in Las Vegas was undoubtedly LiFi- the data transfer method which could completely revolutionize the way we use ...Full Article

Malicious Wi-Fi Chips Found in Chinese Appliances

Is your new toaster giving you malware? Probably not- but this is what’s being reported in Russia after malware-spreading Wi-Fi microchips were discovered inside common household appliances from China. ...Full Article

PayPal to start speeding up deliveries from China through new deal

Traditionally deliveries from China take longer than standard and often render a number of problems. PayPal has taken notice of this, and has embarked on a new deal with ...Full Article