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Your internet use could change as ‘net neutrality’ ends

Users aren’t likely to see immediate changes following formal repeal of Obama-era internet rules that had ensured equal treatment for all.

12 Jun 2018 4:38 PM

US says internet use rises as more low income people go online

The survey results reveals the growing importance of the internet in everyday communication as the way consumers access content changes.

07 Jun 2018 12:56 PM

60 per cent Chinese kids get Internet between 6 and 10

The survey warned that pornography, Internet fraud and cyberbullying have become major threats for young people.

04 Jun 2018 9:54 AM

The internet: A dangerous place for wild animals

IFAW's wildlife crime director said: "The internet has transformed the global economy, and illegal wildlife trade has transformed with it."

23 May 2018 11:51 AM

Britain to tackle 'Wild West' internet with new laws

Britain digital minister says this move is to tackle cyber bullying and online child exploitation on the internet.

21 May 2018 1:46 PM


Twitter changes strategy in the battle against internet 'trolls'

San Francisco-based Twitter has been trying to rid itself of harassment out of concern that personal attacks were driving people away.

16 May 2018 8:40 AM

US 'net neutrality' rules will expire on June 11: FCC

FCC Chairman says the repeal aims to replace “heavy-handed” rules with a “light-touch” approach to Internet regulation.

11 May 2018 1:45 PM

India to reach 500 million internet users milestone this June – What’s next?

By 2020, India will have an estimated 702 million smartphones in use and will emerge as the preferred devices for online shopping.

27 Apr 2018 3:09 PM

Novel tool can spot potential child rapists in online chatrooms

CATT algorithms examine only the conversation factors and do not take the sex of either suspect or victim into consideration, at this time.

22 Apr 2018 5:38 PM

Amazon launches 'Internet' lite browser app for India

The browser named “Internet: fast, lite and private” has surfaced on Google Play.

18 Apr 2018 12:39 PM


The rise of data and the end of passive content

Acording to Statista, the number of Internet users went from being 1.02 billion in 2005 to 3.58 billion in 2017.

09 Apr 2018 12:59 PM

478 million mobile Internet users by June 2018: IAMAI

Affordability on mobile Internet has been the primary factor for the huge popularity of the service.

02 Apr 2018 1:21 PM

Delete Facebook, says WhatsApp co-founder on his Twitter post

Co-founder Brian Acton posted a tweet saying ‘it’s time to delete facebook’ and Zuckerberg advises not to.

22 Mar 2018 10:31 AM

South India gets fastest fixed broadband Internet: Report

Chennai ranks highest in fixed broadband speeds among the 20 largest cities.

16 Mar 2018 2:47 PM

Big tech must be regulated, says inventor of world wide web

Tim Berners-Lee hits at social media companies to be regulated to prevent the internet from being weaponised at scale.

13 Mar 2018 7:44 AM


Netgear launches Orbi Pro Tri-band Wi-Fi system in India

The router can be either placed on a desktop or mounted to the ceiling.

24 Feb 2018 5:08 PM

India ranks last amongst 77 countries with 4G LTE networks

India is on 11th position when it comes to 4G LTE availability across the world.

22 Feb 2018 2:43 PM

New-age love triangle with him, her and....Internet device!

20 per cent participants said they set strict limits about Internet-connected device use when with their partner.

06 Feb 2018 5:48 PM

Users to pay Rs 2.7 for per GB data after new Jio offer: report

Jio's announcement of Republic Day scheme, under which users will get 500 MB extra data per day.

25 Jan 2018 9:28 AM

Consumers’ 5G wish list outlines action plan for operators

Consumers outline six calls to action for telecom operators regarding mobile broadband offerings now and in a 5G future.

23 Jan 2018 3:11 PM