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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 Switzerland. Whilst the speed of the average internet connection around the world clocks in at a less-than-impressive 3.3 Mbps, America is at least ahead of the 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

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

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

China’s Internet Speeds Increase by 20%

According to a report, internet connection speeds around China have increased by up to 20% in the third quarter of this year. The connection speeds move up from 3.3 ...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

Fiber-Optic Internet Connections on the Rise around the World

If you’re reading this whilst enjoying the blazing-fast speeds that a fiber-optic internet connection can offer, then you are part of a growing percentage of high-speed users around the ...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