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WISP – the next wireless internet service

Currently most Internet users get service from either a telephone company or a cable company, i.e. through physical connections. The invention of WISP will see an end to that. A WISP (wireless Internet Service provider) doesn’t require a wire or a cable to connect, meaning that all is needed is a tower-mounted antenna to transmit Full Article

Fon’s Crowdsourced Wi-Fi Network Picks up $14 Million Investment

Crowdsourced Wi-Fi networks can be a great way to stay connected when you’re out and about in a busy area; on a network like Fon, users share their Wi-Fi ...Full Article

Li-Fi Internet Technology Transmits Data at the Mobile World Congress

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, a new technology is dazzling technology analysts and investors thanks to a new way to transmit data across a space. Li-Fi ...Full Article

Cable Lobbyist Calls for More Data Caps

  Do you like streaming TV and movies from Netflix or Hulu? Or direct downloading games and software upgrades? Do you find cloud storage useful? Too bad- lobbyist Michael ...Full Article

Mark Zuckerberg to bring high-speed internet to high schools

Nonprofit organization EducationSuperHighway has launched a program nationwide today with the intention to bring high-speed internet to high schools across the US. The program received an unknown amount of funding ...Full Article

How WiGig is Going to Change Wireless Internet

The latest innovation in Wi-Fi technology makes a lot of promises about the future of wireless internet connections, but what exactly is the new system being referred to as ...Full Article

EU accuses three telecom companies of intentionally limiting internet speed

Three European telecom companies may be guilty of intentionally slowing down their internet speeds to the detriment of their competition. European Union antitrust regulators are investigating German-based Deutsche Telekom, ...Full Article

South Africa Suffers from Priciest Broadband in the World

According to the latest figures by internet surveyors Ookla, South Africans have to deal with the highest average price for broadband in comparison to fellow internet users around the ...Full Article

Hacker holding MeetUp.com hostage

Meetup.com CEO Scott Heiferman has announced that the company has been hit by a DDoS attack, one that left the site reeling for about 24 hours. The hacker in ...Full Article

US Lags Behind in Fiber-Optic Connection Race

Although the US has the highest number of fiber-optic broadband connections in the world, the technology is being adopted at a relatively slow pace in comparison to some other ...Full Article