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Broadband Reaches Three Quarters of British Homes

As of 2013, three quarters of British residents have access to a broadband internet connection at home, reports telecommunications surveyor and watchdog Ofcom. It is reported that currently, 21.7 million British homes have got broadband connections, which amounts to around 73% of total residents, a marked improvement from 65% last year. Of the millions of Full Article

Seattle’s gigabit internet plans rocked by problems, mayor claims

Seattle’s plans for its own gigabit internet service have run into a few obstacles, if outgoing mayor Mike McGinn has anything to say about it. McGinn has cast doubt ...Full Article

Half of All Internet Traffic Goes to Netflix and YouTube

As video and audio streaming continue to be the biggest sources of data consumption on the internet all around the world, the Global Internet Phenomena Report has reported that ...Full Article

Could Fiber Internet Speeds Come from Phones?

Israel-based tech company Sckipio Technologies has announced that it has raised $10 million to fund its research into the creation of microchips capable of delivering super-fast internet speeds over ...Full Article

C Spire Starts Pre-Registration for Gigabit Internet Service

The residents of nine lucky Mississippi cities can get ready to start signing up for lightning fast gigabit internet connections thanks to C Spire’s fiber rollout. Regional wireless provider ...Full Article

Europol Warns About Wi-Fi Hotspot Dangers

The European Union’s law enforcement agency is taking measures to inform people about the possible dangers involved in connecting to a public Wi-Fi hotspot. Europol’s cybercrime center reports a ...Full Article

Get mobile internet access in the absence of 3G or Wi-Fi with Be-Bound

Be-Bound is a new mobile app with one promise: to keep you connected to the internet, even when there’s no data connection or Wi-Fi available. While the very idea ...Full Article

Study Finds That Kids Can Disable Internet Filters

A nasty shock for concerned parents everywhere: a new survey in the UK has found out that a significant portion of kids aged 12-15 years old can disable or ...Full Article

“White Space” Signals May Be the Key to Connecting Africa

Although Africa is the second-largest continent on the planet, both in terms of land mass and population, only a small portion of people have access to the internet. As ...Full Article

China may Replace Wi-Fi with Li-Fi

Scientists in China have successfully developed a method of connectivity known as Li-Fi, which allows data to be transferred via light, rather than the traditional radio frequencies. The new ...Full Article