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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, French-based Orange SA, and Spanish-based Telefonica SA, who lease their networks to other providers due to the large shares they each have. Competition Commissioner Joaquain Almunia 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

Li-Fi Connection 10x Faster than Fiber Internet

Do the incredible speeds offered by Google Fiber sound like a dream come true to you? If yes, you might want to steady yourself before you read this: Li-Fi ...Full Article

Meet the world’s first internet-controlled oven

If you’ve ever worried about a late lunch because you haven’t made it home from the supermarket yet, fear not! The Dacor Discovery iQ is here to remedy just that. ...Full Article

Akamai: 38% of malicious traffic comes from Indonesia

According to the latest Akamai report, the statistics for overall malicious internet traffic have changed significantly from Q1 of 2013 to Q2. Thankfully global DDoS attacks have decreased significantly, ...Full Article

Li-Fi advances even further

For those of us still trying to get used to the very idea of Li-Fi, this latest news might come as an even bigger surprise. After the Fraunhofer Heinrich ...Full Article

Linux worm targeting Internet-equipped devices

A new Linux worm targeting Linux computers can develop variants that can infect devices such as home routers, according to researchers. Symantec claims that the new worm, named Linux.Darlloz, ...Full Article

Beyond the Four Walls Builds Internet Cafes in Nepal

In the landlocked Himalayan country of Nepal, it is estimated that only 1 in every 10 people has access to the internet; entrepreneur and filmmaker Stefan Wolf has founded ...Full Article