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The Internet Speed Race is on in Austin

Lucky internet users in Austin already have the chance to subscribe to Google’s upcoming gigabit internet service, Fiber, which will connect various neighborhoods throughout the city. As if that wasn’t enough to be jealous of, lucky Austin residents can also benefit from AT&T’s new high-speed network connection. When Google Fiber debuts in the city in Full Article

Facebook looking to launch mobile ad network

Facebook is reportedly planning to introduce a mobile ad network at its F8 conference at the end of the month. This should come as no surprise after Facebook started ...Full Article

Keep your Home Wi-Fi Private

One of the major issues which can affect the speed of your home Wi-Fi network is the amount of people using it at any one time. If you have ...Full Article

New Zealand Parents Spark School Wi-Fi Panic

A pair of New Zealand fathers have successful petitioned to have Wi-Fi removed from a local elementary school after becoming concerned over health risks. Te Horo School turned off ...Full Article

UK Cathedral Pulls Wi-Fi Network over Unrestricted Access

Church of England authorities at Chester Cathedral in the UK have removed the venue’s Wi-Fi network in a fluster after it was discovered that there were no restrictions placed ...Full Article

AT&T will give gigabit service for $70 – if you let it spy on you

AT&T has recently introduced gigabit service to four Austin neighborhoods, and has offered its GigaPower fiber service for just $70 per month. Of course, there’s the T&C for this offer ...Full Article

NSA Tech Can Hack Wi-Fi in 8 Mile Radius

New reports on NSA privacy threats have revealed that the government organization has the ability to snoop on any targets in an 8 mile radius as long as they ...Full Article

Sprint Debuts 4G LTE in 70 New Cities

Residents of 70 more cities around the US will be able to kiss 3G goodbye and prepare for super-fast 4G LTE mobile internet connections thanks to Sprint’s huge new ...Full Article

What is Packet Loss?

In terms of general computing, packet loss occurs when a packet (bundled data) which is travelling across a computer network fails to reach its intended destination. Packet errors are ...Full Article

Borrow Unused Bandwidth with BeWifi

In all likelihood, you don’t use your home Wi-Fi to its full capacity for the entire day, and neither do your neighbors. BeWifi is a new solution by Telefonica ...Full Article