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Project Loon from Google

In June 2013, Google sent thirty high-altitude balloons to the stratosphere above New Zealand, where a small group of pilot testers had the opportunity to try the world’s first balloon-assisted internet connection. The aim of Project Loon is to connect the world’s remote areas to the internet using high-altitude balloons. These balloons provide cost-effective, inexpensive 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

Wi-Fi Passport Goes Live in Indonesia

A new service rolled out by Google in Jakarta, Indonesia is aimed at providing affordable Wi-Fi internet to Android users. The service- called Wi-Fi Passport- will allow users to ...Full Article

Is Google Fiber Coming Soon to a City Near You?

Super high-speed internet services like Google Fiber could mean the end of slow downloads and endlessly buffering YouTube videos. Until recently, gigabit internet services have been limited, but Google’s ...Full Article

Which Companies Rule the Internet?

This chart compiled by Mashable shows the 10 companies with the most frequently visited websites on the internet in July 2013. There are very few surprises here. Unsurprisingly out ...Full Article

Google launches “Helping women get online” campaign in India

With the focus on “internet for all” that seems to be spread throughout the technological world at the moment, Google has launched a new website aimed at India – ...Full Article

AT&T looking to challenge Google

Thanks to Google Fiber’s sudden rise and spread throughout the US, other broadband providers are starting to get “gigabit fever” and have their sights set on offering faster internet ...Full Article

Google’s Superfast Internet not for Businesses

Kansas City enjoys some of the fastest internet speeds in the country thanks to Google Fiber and its 1 Gigabit connection, but whilst residents are welcome into the fold, ...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

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