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Internet Speed on the Rise around the World

Traffic optimization specialists Akamai have released the latest installment of their State of the Internet report, and the good news is that internet speeds are moving up all over. The State of the Internet report comes from figures gathered through around 1 billion made to Akami in the previous months, covering topics such as speed, Full Article

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 ...Full Article

US Still 8th in Terms of Internet Connection Speed

  According to Akamai’s quarterly State of the Internet report, the average American internet connection is still languishing in 8th place, trailing behind leaders like South Korea, Japan and ...Full Article

Netherlands has Fastest Broadband According to Netflix

Although video site Netflix has only become available in the Netherlands over the last few months, the company has crowned the small European country as reigning king of streaming ...Full Article

What You Want to See on your Internet Speed Test

Everyone wants to know that they’ve got the internet speeds that their carrier promises them, but internet speed tests can sometimes be a little on the confusing side for ...Full Article

Why you should check your Internet connection speed

Running regular checks of the health of your internet connection should go without saying. If you’re paying for a certain speed and it is not meeting your standards, then ...Full Article

How to boost your Wi-Fi signal

The evolution of the quality of Wi-Fi should mean that internet speeds are faster than they’ve ever been before – the problem comes when your Wi-Fi signal just isn’t good ...Full Article

Broadband Connections 101: Different types of connections

The internet is always in the news, and at the moment there are terms like “fiber cables” and “fixed broadband” being thrown around, often without any definition. Sure, it’s ...Full Article

What’s the difference between Cable and DSL Internet?

Whilst cable internet is the most popular form of internet connection in many parts of the country, some factors may render DSL internet a better choice. There are advantages ...Full Article

Google Fiber Success Pinpoints Demand for Faster Internet

With Google’s Fiber operating in three cities, project leader Kevin Lo spoke at the Broadband World Forum to dispel the myth that users don’t want or have no use ...Full Article