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Could LTE Replace Home Broadband for Rural Communities?

Could LTE Replace Home Broadband for Rural Communities?

[ 0 ] December 9, 2021

Alcatel Lucent has been running LTE trials in rural parts of Wales and it is hoped that this 4G Long Term Evolution will provide a solution to those areas that are unable to get broadband. However, LTE could even replace broadband that currently offers just 2Mbps.

Sony Blu-ray player With Google TV- Review Roundup

Sony Blu-ray player With Google TV- Review Roundup

[ 1 ] November 26, 2021

If you are looking to get a new Blu-ray player then we have a treat for you courtesy of Sony’s top of the range model that comes with Google TV.

UK smartphone users may get free Wi-Fi courtesy of Virgin Media

UK smartphone users may get free Wi-Fi courtesy of Virgin Media

[ 0 ] November 23, 2021

Virgin Media the provider of the fastest cable broadband network in the UK is considering setting up access points all over the country so that its customers can get free public Wi-Fi for their smartphones and devices.

World Wide Web Inventor: “Facebook Limiting the Web”

[ 0 ] November 22, 2021

British engineer and computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee – the inventor of the World Wide Web – has provided a piece for the Scientific American journal recently, in which he claims that social networking websites such as Facebook and Friendster are limiting the openness of the internet.

China’s growing ability to manipulate Internet traffic

[ 0 ] November 18, 2021

So how is China being able to manipulate Internet traffic, apparently back on April 8th there was a re-routing through a Chinese telecoms company that is state owned. The re-routing lasted for around 18 minutes. During this small time frame, the hijacking affected US military and government networks for various departments of their armed forces

Internet users: 2 billion and counting by year's end

Internet users: 2 billion and counting by year’s end

[ 0 ] October 19, 2021

If anybody out there ever doubted the astonishing growth of the Internet then doubt no more. New figures out show that by the end of 2010 there will be more than 2 billion Internet users worldwide, that’s around 30% of the world’s population.

Online funeral service makes its mark on social media

Online funeral service makes its mark on social media

[ 0 ] October 6, 2021

Just when you think that the use of social media has expanded into as many fields as possible, another innovative use of it comes to light. We have recently told for example, of the fire service in the U.S. that tweets from the scene of a blaze while the fire is being fought, and only [...]

Wi-Fi To Be Accessible In NYC Parks

Wi-Fi To Be Accessible In NYC Parks

[ 0 ] September 15, 2021

Today, for those of you who cannot live without your laptop, may be interested to hear that news has just come in of “The City of New York” now putting in Wi-Fi points dotted around its parks to give people accessibility to link to the rest of the world!

The Web is Changing: Three new behaviors to consider

The Web is Changing: Three new behaviors to consider

[ 0 ] August 6, 2021

Could the Web soon be undergoing another radical change? The internet as we know it has only been around for a couple of years and yet according to Steve Rubel writing on his own blog. it could be changing soon.

Google and Verizon: Net neutrality deal coming

Google and Verizon: Net neutrality deal coming

[ 0 ] August 5, 2021

Recently, news has it that Google and Verizon may be joining together to charge some Internet content providers more than others in exchange for priority data transfer speeds. At the present time, the news has no confirmed timescale when this will take place but it could be as early as next week. But if this [...]

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