Category Archive: Internet News

Broadband deal of the week: £22.99 per month for superfast fibre at Plusnet
  • 20
    Oct

Broadband deal of the week: £22.99 per month for superfast fibre at Plusnet

By Adam Marshall Amazingly cheap fibre broadband deals have been a bit few and far between over the last few weeks - we're guessing that most internet providers are keeping their powder dry until Black Friday before launching a full-on...

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Apple and GE team up to deliver IoT apps
  • 20
    Oct

Apple and GE team up to deliver IoT apps

By Maxwell Cooter Developers are set to benefit from powerful new analytics tools for industrial applications, thanks to a partnership between GE and Apple.The Predix software development kit (SDK) will enable companies to make their own IoT apps, tapping into...

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New bill seeks greater transparency for political ads on Facebook, Google and Twitter
  • 19
    Oct

New bill seeks greater transparency for political ads on Facebook, Google and Twitter

By Michelle Fitzsimmons Three US senators have just introduced the Honest Ads Act, a new bill that seeks to bring greater transparency to political ads displayed on internet services such as Facebook, Google and Twitter. The bill comes to the...

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5G set to give a timely boost to European mobile business
  • 19
    Oct

5G set to give a timely boost to European mobile business

By Maxwell Cooter We're all set to get even faster network connectivity, and a third of Europeans will be turning to 5G by 2025, according to some new research.This comes from industry body the GSMA, which found that Europe will...

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China to blaze connectivity trail with a billion 5G users by 2023
  • 18
    Oct

China to blaze connectivity trail with a billion 5G users by 2023

By Maxwell Cooter The race is on to be the pacesetter in 5G, with many countries proclaiming technological advances. But when it comes to the weight of sheer numbers, China is at the head of the pack, with a predicted...

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Qualcomm claims it has just achieved a major milestone in 5G connectivity
  • 18
    Oct

Qualcomm claims it has just achieved a major milestone in 5G connectivity

By Maxwell Cooter The rollout of 5G took a big step forward this week, according to Qualcomm, as the chip company said it had hit Gigabit speeds on a 5G modem chipset.According to Cristiano Amon, executive vice president, Qualcomm Technologies,...

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UK looks to take a lead in the 5G rollout
  • 18
    Oct

UK looks to take a lead in the 5G rollout

By Maxwell Cooter When it comes to Brexit, the UK may be struggling to make an impression in Europe, but in one area at least, the government is looking to make sure it's ahead of the game – and that's...

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Aussie NBN delays are causing record number of complaints, says TIO
  • 18
    Oct

Aussie NBN delays are causing record number of complaints, says TIO

By Harry Domanski Oh dear. Shortly after NBN Co released a statement promising that it'd focus on NBN customers who have been left behind, the beleaguered network has found itself under fire once again thanks to the annual report from...

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Google introduces Advanced Protection for users in danger of hacking attacks
  • 17
    Oct

Google introduces Advanced Protection for users in danger of hacking attacks

By Leif Johnson The world is crawling with people who want to get access to your digital accounts for nefarious ends, and Google's Advanced Protection system is now making it easier for those who believe themselves most at risk to...

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Google Photos can now tell your pet apart from other animals
  • 16
    Oct

Google Photos can now tell your pet apart from other animals

By Leif Johnson Image credit: Google Google Photos is going to the dogs. And that's a good thing, because it means it'll now automatically recognize photos of your pets, just like it recognizes your human family and friends. Want to...

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