Internet

Cisco Tries to Bolster Cloud Credentials With New Monitoring Tool

When Cisco introduces its latest product on Wednesday, a tool for monitoring how employees use third-party software, it aims to bolster its offerings in the “cloud,” meaning Internet-delivered services. It also has information technology specialists like Robert Florescu in mind. The head of Information technology at New York City-area urgent-care provider CityMD, Florescu must deal […]

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Wikipedia Turns 15, Gets Another Source of Cash

Wikipedia is getting another source of cash for its 15th birthday, expanding beyond fundraising drives that have already poured $250 million into the Internet’s leading encyclopedia. The additional money will come from a new endowment created for Wikipedia, whose website started Jan. 15, 2001, and is now overseen by the nonprofit Wikimedia Foundation in San […]

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Only 21 Counter-Comments to 24 Lakh Submissions on Differential Pricing

Telecom regulator Trai only received 21 comments from individuals and organisations countering 24 lakh submissions over its paper on differential pricing of data, a key aspect of net neutrality. Telecom operators, including Airtel, Vodafone, Idea Cellular and Reliance Communications, through industry bodies, Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) and Association of Unified Telecom Service of […]

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Internet of Things Growing Bigger in Consumers’ Lives

The impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) on consumers’ lives and corporate business models is rapidly increasing and by 2020, more than half of major new business processes will incorporate some element of the IoT, research company Gartner has predicted. “This is possible due to the cost of ‘instrumenting’ physical things with sensors and […]

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Broadband Spreading, But Not Fast Enough For 34 Million Americans

The Federal Communications Commission’s yearly Broadband Progress Reportshows that faster Internet access is creeping across the U.S., but “is not being deployed in a reasonable and timely fashion to all Americans.” Some 34 million in this country still lack access to broadband, the report said, which is defined by the FCC as a 25 megabit […]

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Yahoo’s Ad Network Plagued by High Level of Ad Fraud, Sources Say

Between a sinking stock, an embattled CEO and restless investors demanding that the company be dismantled, these are not great days for Internet pioneerYahoo. Now add one more headache: The company’s ad business, which brought in $1.15 billion in the second quarter of 2015, is rife with ad fraud, multiple sources told CNBC. Executives at […]

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What lurks beneath the Internet of Things hype? Nagging security fears

If you go by what everyone was saying at the massive CES tech showcase, we’re speeding toward a future in which everything is connected and talking to every other thing, all to make your life a little better. The annual gadget extravaganza was full of electronic marvels, from Samsung’s super-fridge to Internet-savvy cars and evendiaper-changing […]

Internet tips

5 THINGS TO DO WHILE INTERNET DOWNTIME

Many a times We Panic when our Internet is down, So better you Plan about Things to Do while Internet Downtime. You are an Internet addict ? Then you might have a Hard time during Internet Downtime, So today i will list some Basic Tips On things to do when you are unable to access Internet. 5 THINGS […]

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World Bank is concerned about free data services like Facebook’s Free Basics

The World Bank has said net neutrality should ensure greatest possible Internet access to users and not undermine their fundamental rights and freedoms, voicing concern over moves by companies globally including Facebook in India to provide people free Internet with restricted access. “Care should be taken to ensure that users have the greatest possible access […]

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Internet set to cut cord with US government this year

A plan to end a key US government oversight role on the Internet is on track for completion this year, the head of the online address gatekeeper said, in a symbolic move towards asserting the independence of the web. While the transition will not change how the Internet works, it would help reassure users, businesses […]