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Home Internet Still Popular Than Smartphones: Pew

It’s true that a lot more people can access internet now, thanks to their smartphones, but there is a catch. The experience is not the same as home broadband, claims a Pew study. The study shows that smartphone owners rely on the technology as their only link to the internet are more likely to use

One In Every Three Popular Website ‘Risky’: Study

A new study has revealed that one in three top websites that are most visited by people on the internet are dangerous. Menlo came to the conclusion after reviewing the top 1 million domains on the web for potential vulnerabilities and found that one in three could be categorized as risky, meaning they had either

Internet Browsing Is Successful: Survey

A survey has revealed that a majority of people in emerging and developing nations say the internet is good for spreading education. The conclusion was arrived after the survey was done in 32 countries. A majority also views the internet as a good influence on personal relationships and the economy but offer a mixed view

Satellite Network To Provide High-Speed Net Access

Good news for net users! A firm backed by Virgin and Qualcomm is planning to launch the world’s largest-ever satellite network to provide high-speed internet access around the world. If reliable sources are to be believed, OneWeb has received investment from Virgin Group and Qualcomm to launch a constellation of 648 micro-satellites into orbit. The

Internet to work at a break necking speed of 1Tbps

Good news for netizens. UK researchers have achieved record-breaking speeds of 1Tbps during tests of 5G data connections This has been done by the researchers at the University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) managed speeds of 1 Tbps — thousands of times faster than current data connections. Advantages of high speed At 1Tbps, it

Don’t Rely On Internet Every Time: Study

Must read for all those who consider everything on internet as a gospel truth! A study by media researchers including many news organizations have fail to separate fact from fiction, and often help unverified rumors and reports to go viral online. A research fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University conceded

Google Planning To Invest In New Subsea Cable: Sources

Google Inc is mulling an investment in a new cable across the Pacific Ocean, revealed sources familiar with the matter. The internet search company would use the new subsea cable to connect data centers in Oregon and Japan, the sources added. Private networks are commonly used for home, office and businesses, as they security-proof and

Brace Up To Have A Free Access To The World

Intenet would soon be available for free, if a US company has its way. The company is planning to build an ‘Outernet ‘ which would be a global network of cube satellites broadcasting internet data to all the people on the planet regardless of location, bypassing filtering or other means of censorship. The Outernet would

Addicted To The World Wide Web?

Addicted of Internet? Be careful as Internet Addiction Disorder can take a toll on your body. Here’s how to recognize signs and take effective action. Internet Addiction Disorder is a relatively new phenomenon that has arisen from the fact that the web is now an inextricable part of most of our lives. It’s completely true