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Can wireless challenge cable for home internet service?

Verizon is looking to challenge cable companies with residential internet service that promises to be ultra-fast, affordable and wireless.

02 Oct 2018 8:02 AM

US sues California over net neutrality law

The FCC last year repealed rules preventing internet companies from exercising more control over what people watch and see on the internet.

01 Oct 2018 8:31 AM

California’s tough net neutrality bill prompts US lawsuit

Brown signed the nation’s toughest net neutrality measure, requiring internet providers to maintain a level playing field online.

01 Oct 2018 7:52 AM

US to counter Chinese internet bid in Papua New Guinea: Diplomat

US to stop Huawei Technologies from building internet infrastructure in Papua New Guinea, its top diplomat to Australia said.

28 Sep 2018 2:18 PM

Britain preparing to set up internet regulator

The regulator would, if established, hold technology companies accountable for content published on their websites.

21 Sep 2018 9:57 AM


Most Indian kids spent this summer searched for communication media online: Report

Children this summer also showed an interest in clothes and mobile devices.

13 Sep 2018 4:27 PM

Internet to creep into world's last digital-free nature reserve

Internet service soon could be reaching the Hornstrandir Nature Reserve, one of the last digital-free frontiers.

07 Sep 2018 1:13 PM

Xi Jinping says ideology work 'absolutely correct' amid trade row criticism

The growing trade conflict is causing rifts within China’s Communist Party.

23 Aug 2018 9:22 AM

Cubans cheer as internet goes nationwide for a day

Cuba’s government said it provided free internet to the Communist-run island’s more than 5 million cellphone users on August 14.

15 Aug 2018 8:41 PM

Broadband internet can cause sleep deprivation

Here is what a new study has found.

06 Aug 2018 5:08 PM


Hello! Big Brother is listening... and watching!

There are almost four billion Internet users the world over now.

06 Aug 2018 12:15 AM

Communist-run Cuba starts rolling out internet on mobile phones

Journalists at state-run news outlets were among the first this year to get mobile internet.

17 Jul 2018 8:18 AM

Parental control may not keep teens away from watching pornography

More studies need to be done to test Internet filtering in an experimental setting.

16 Jul 2018 7:12 PM

52% smartphone users don’t use passwords: Research

68 per cent of individuals says they regularly use the Internet on a smartphone (up from 60 per cent in 2016)

10 Jul 2018 1:41 PM

Mobile technology transforms village into a SmartGaon

The village has built 242 toilets, set up CCTV cameras, setting up Public Address Systems, dustbins and street lights at various junctions.

09 Jul 2018 10:00 AM


Facebook ditches its plans of building a drone to deliver internet access

The drone named Aquila is supposed to be a solar-powered drone, which was designed to deliver internet access globally.

01 Jul 2018 7:57 PM

New FTC Chairman to inspect market power of tech giants

He also said he would ask the FTC to study approved mergers to determine if they resulted in higher prices.

21 Jun 2018 9:47 AM

FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new hearings

The FTC plans to hold broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn’t held in more than 20 years.

21 Jun 2018 8:35 AM

Net neutrality backers fume as California bill watered down

Sen. Scott Wiener has been pushing legislation to revive regulations repealed last year.

21 Jun 2018 8:25 AM

'Online information on vaccines, autism not reliable'

The idea that vaccines can cause autism is still around, and parents continue to be exposed to this misinformation.

18 Jun 2018 1:16 PM