Tag: Internet

Google Fiber plans 100 gbps broadband speed for customers
Google Fiber plans 100 gbps broadband speed for customers

According to ZDNet, one gigabit speeds, which US incumbents like Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and AT&T could not match, were Google Fiber's main selling point to attract users.

  • Friday, 30 September 2022
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Global leaders tag wrong woman after Liz Truss becomes UK PM, her hilarious reply goes viral

Now, her hilarious replies to all the congratulatory messages are winning over the internet.

  • Wednesday, 07 September 2022
Internet At Risk
Internet Is Facing A Great Risk! So How BIG Is The BUG

Internet Is Facing A Great Risk! So How BIG Is The BUG. Millions of devices are at hacking risk as Internet is facing one of the most serious vulnerabilities in recent years.

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  • Sunday, 19 December 2021
Free Wi-Fi services launched in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s capital city, Bhubaneswar joined the elite club of cities that offer free wi-fi with the launch of ‘Bhubaneswar Me’ WiFi services for the citizens of the smart city today. The announcement came during a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the State Secretariat. “Bhubaneswar Me wi-fi services will be a game […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
‘You’ & democratization of TV content

By Bikram Keshari Jena “…the World Wide Web became a tool for bringing together the small contributions of millions of people and making them matter” Time Magazine, 2006 When the Time Magazine named ‘You’ as the person of the year in its famous annual list of newsmakers in 2006, it arguably generated some polarizing responses. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Cricketer Debashish Mohanty alleges abusive trolling

Cuttack: Former fast bowler of India Debashish Mohanty today approached the Crime Branch of Odisha alleging abusive trolling against him and relatives on internet. Mohanty, who represented India in two Test matches and nearly 50 one day internationals in the late 1990s, lodged a complaint with the cyber cell of the Crime Branch seeking immediate action […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Youth held for posting obscene video of girl on internet

Nabarangapur: Police arrested a youth of Raighar in Nabarangpur district on Thursday allegedly for keeping physical relationship with a minor girl and uploading the video clip of the same on the internet. As per an FIR lodged at the Raighar police station, one Pranab Chakraborty kept physical relationship with the 14-year-old girl of his neighbour […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Only 19% use Internet in India, says study

New Delhi: A mere 19 per cent of people in the 15-65 age group use Internet in India, a report said here on Tuesday. About 35 per cent of those in the age group are aware of Internet, said the report named “AfterAccess: ICT access and use in India and the Global South”. It was […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Robots left unsecured on Internet may pose danger: study

New York: Robots, when left unsecured on the Internet, can expose users across the web, thereby allowing hackers to control them remotely in ways that could be dangerous to both the robot and the human operators, warns a study. It is possible to control these robots remotely — to spy on camera feeds and even […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Chinese villages to get internet access by 2020

Beijing: China is planning to provide internet access to almost all of its poor villages in the next three years as part of efforts to narrow the urban-rural digital gap. More than 98 per cent of China’s 122,900 registered poor villages will have access to the internet by 2020, according to a plan published by […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Global Internet users to reach 3.47 bn in 2017

New Delhi: With the biggest surge in smartphone adoption happening in India and Vietnam and user base expected to grow by almost 20 per cent in both countries, the year will see 3.47 billion people using the Internet, market research firm eMarketer has said. Internet users will represent 46.8 per cent of the global population […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Feeling hungry? Now order food with Facebook

San Francisco: Ordering food online is cumbersome as you have to switch between several apps to get your favourite meal. But not anymore. Facebook has made it easy. Internet users can now get their snack through the app itself. Facebook has been testing this feature since last year and after responding to feedback and adding […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
IoT to create 15 mn jobs in India: Telecom Secretary

Bengaluru: The Internet of Things (IoT), which enables everyday objects to be inter-connected through the Internet, will help in the creation of 10-15 million jobs in India within the next few years, a senior bureaucrat said on Thursday. “One of the reasons that IoT is particularly exciting for India is due to the job creation. […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
After India, Google expands public Wi-Fi to Indonesia

Jakarta: After a successful run in India, Google has brought its public Wi-Fi programme ‘Google Station’ to Indonesia that will help improve access to Internet at railway stations and other locations. “We are partnering with CBN and Fiberstar to bring high-speed public Wi-Fi to hundreds of locations across Indonesia,” Google said in a blog post on […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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India's internet economy set to hit $250 bn by 2020

New Delhi: Driven by e-commerce and financial services, India’s internet economy is expected to double from $125 billion to $250 billion — growing from the current five per cent to 7.5 per cent of the country’s GDP, a joint report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TIE) said on Friday. With […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021