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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

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

WISP – the next wireless internet service

Currently most Internet users get service from either a telephone company or a cable company, i.e. through physical connections. The invention of WISP will see an end to that. ...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