FCC vote could force low-income households offline

FCC vote could force low-income households offline
Bootstrapping yourself out of poverty via the internet is about to get a lot harder in the US. The FCC,

Internet giant Alibaba crushes one-day online shopping record

Internet giant Alibaba crushes one-day online shopping record
If you needed evidence that internet shopping still has room to grow, you just got it. Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba

Project Loon delivers internet to 100,000 people in Puerto Rico

Project Loon delivers internet to 100,000 people in Puerto Rico
The FCC granted Alphabet's Project Loon, which delivers internet via balloons, an experimental license last month to help get Puerto

Top Free Antivirus Apps Without Nag Screens and Bloatware

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Most computer users know that they need an antivirus to protect their machines from the many threats of the modern

Comcast’s nationwide outage was caused by a configuration error

Comcast's nationwide outage was caused by a configuration error
Yesterday, folks across the country reported that Comcast internet was down -- an unusually large outage that lasted around 90

Comcast’s internet service is down in several major US cities

Comcast's internet service is down in several major US cities
If you rely on Comcast for your internet service, you probably know that things are down in a big way

Google and others back Internet of Things security push

Google and others back Internet of Things security push
Rather than becoming ubiquitous in homes as expected, the Internet of Things (IoT) has become the butt of jokes, in

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs is building an ‘internet city’ in Toronto

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs is building an 'internet city' in Toronto
The next step for Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs is making a 2,000 acre smart neighborhood in Toronto. Google Canada will relocate

Alphabet may have spun out Project Loon into its own company

Alphabet may have spun out Project Loon into its own company
Project Loon might be a strange project with a wacky name, but apparently Google's parent company Alphabet believes in it.

UK government shares its ideas for making the internet safer

UK government shares its ideas for making the internet safer
Back in May, the Conservatives promised to introduce a "digital charter" if they were voted back into power. Theresa May's
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5 Quick Reads on the History of Apple, Internet, and Geeky Tech Things

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Would you believe we are coming up on the 30th anniversary of the internet? A lot has changed in that
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