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The 10 States with the Fastest Internet Speeds

Akamai Technologies’ State of the Internet report has discovered the top 10 US states with the highest internet speeds: State Mbps Change Vermont 12.7 40% New Hampshire 12 28% Delaware 11.9 17% District of Columbia 11.3 28% Utah 11 29% Massachusetts 10.7 31% Virginia 10.7 36% Maryland 10.6 31% New Jersey 10.5 34% Connecticut 10.4 Full Article

South Korean Carriers Dish out 300Mbps Cellular Data Speeds

The next time you’re frustrated by patchy 3G coverage on your phone, try not to think about the fact that South Koreans enjoy 300Mbps connections on their smartphones. Whilst ...Full Article

Researchers Achieve 1.4TB/s Internet Speed

Researchers working for Alcatel-Lucent and BT have managed to destroy previous internet speed records by achieving a fiber optic connection which clocks in at an incredible 1.4TB/s. The experiment ...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

What is a Ping Test?

If you’ve taken an internet speed test lately, you might notice that aside from your download and upload speeds, your connection’s ping is also tested. Download and upload speeds ...Full Article

Sprint Promises Enhanced Cellular Internet Speed

  Coming back from a poor quarter, Sprint have just introduced Sprint Spark, an ultra-fast LTE service aimed at delivering unprecedented cellular internet speed to smartphone users. The company’s ...Full Article

Netflix shows to be in 4K from now on

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has announced that all future Netflix original programming will be shot and finished in 4K, to match the ever-growing popularity of 4K televisions all over ...Full Article

Internet Connection Speed Ratio

The ISP or as it is known, the Internet Service Provider, claims to have up to 100GB downloads and up to 20gb uploads depending on which service provider you ...Full Article

Pakistan has some of the slowest Internet speeds in the world, ranked 172

According to a recent report by Net Index, the fastest download speeds in Pakistan can be found in a little town on the Pakistan-Indian boarder, leaving major cities like ...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