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Netflix Wants More for Internet Consumers

Video streaming service Netflix doesn’t want to back down in the fight against poor internet connections, speaking out to say that “consumers deserve better” from telecoms companies. CEO Reed Hastings accused internet service providers of sacrificing the interest of their own customers in order to press online services into paying. On Thursday, Hastings made his Full Article

Turkish Government Blocks Twitter

The Turkish government completely blocked microblogging site Twitter as of Thursday night following the spread of incriminating audio recordings and leaked documents. The block of the popular website comes ...Full Article

Is Wi-Fi the World’s New Addiction? (infographic)

Make no mistake about it: internet addiction is a real thing and it could potentially affect millions of people around the world. In fact, according to recent studies, it ...Full Article

Brazil Drops Proposed Internet Data Storage Bill

Brazilian lawmakers have dropped the proposed bill which would have required all foreign internet companies to store data within the country. Ever since the National Security Agency’s activities became ...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

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 ...Full Article

Submerged Wi-Fi Network to Create ‘Deep Sea Internet’

A team of researchers from the University of Buffalo, New York, is experimenting with Wi-Fi internet capable of transmitting through the water via sound waves. If they are successful, ...Full Article

South African mobile network launches rural internet cafes

South African mobile operator MTN has launched the eStreet mobile internet café project, which will give clients 24/7 internet connectivity. This initiative will be particularly focused on rural areas ...Full Article

US Added to ‘Enemies of the Internet’ List

Each year, watchdog group Reporters Without Borders issues a list of “Enemies of the Internet”, shedding light on governments and organizations seen to be attacking privacy or freedom of ...Full Article

Cable Internet Speeds May Climb to 10Gbps

A brand new advancement in broadband technology may soon be responsible for introducing internet speeds of up to 10Gbps to consumers around the world. A non-profit research and development ...Full Article