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NSA may have used Google and Yahoo’s fiber-optic cables against them

In the days of the Cold War, the Soviet Union was targeted by a spy operation code-named Echelon. The operation involved eavesdropping on the superpower and its allies through voice, fax and data traffic via satellite, microwave and fiber-optic cables. If rumors are correct, it may be that Echelon inspired the NSA. Sources close to Full Article

Google working on wireless carrier services

According to reports, Google is considering launching a wireless carrier service. This comes after the tech giant reportedly met with Verizon to discuss the possibility of launching its own ...Full Article

Google Re-takes Desktop Traffic Crown

For a while, Google was knocked off its top spot as the most highly-trafficked site on the internet for US user. Although the world’s most popular search engine temporarily ...Full Article

Google and Microsoft – When higher internet speed causes congestion

The servers of Microsoft and Google are trying so hard to offer you a speedy download that they slow down all other uses of the internet. How does this ...Full Article

Google Keeps Fiber’s Residents-Only Policy

When Google announced its list of future possible Fiber hubs, lucky city residents around the country were excited by the possibility. According to Google’s existing policies, it’s only residents ...Full Article

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 ...Full Article

San Antonio Signs off On Google Fiber Contract

The City Council of San Antonio, Texas have signed off on a real estate with Google which will make it easier for the company to build important infrastructure if ...Full Article

Google sets up “Project Link” in Kampala, Uganda

  Google has launched the “Project Link” initiative in as part of its efforts to spread internet use to developing countries. Project Link will see to the installation of ...Full Article

Google Fiber’s Internet Revolution Gains Momentum

There were a lot of disparaging remarks made when Google announced that it would be opening up a high-speed Internet service. Existing telecommunications providers and tech analysts alike were ...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