There are two necessary components to getting business done on the internet: bandwidth and speed. If you don’t have both, you just as well have neither. By the novice, they are often conflated as if they were the same thing. They most certainly are not. Bandwidth represents the amount of...
If you are that one person that uses a lot of data in a month say - stream movies or shows, heavy downloads or uploads, online gaming, to mention a few, an unlimited data plan for a month may be the best option for you. However, not all ISPs...
Facebook and Google have decided to participate in the 'Internet-wide Day of Action to Save Net Neutrality' protest scheduled for July 12 in the US. Being organised by advocacy groups Fight for the Future, Free Press, and Demand Progress, the 'Day of Action' has already received support from Amazon, Netflix and the American...
Earlier this year in January, this website reported that Kenya's Communication Authority warned that it could shut down the internet during the 8th August, 2017 general elections to prevent violence. However, new reports emerge, according to Capital FM Kenya, as the government has said it has no intention of...
Google Earth received a major overhaul in April this year with a new design and number of new features such as 3D toggle, browser support, the I'm Feeling Lucky dice, and more. One of these new features is also the Voyager section that gives you curated content and stories...
EU antitrust regulators have appointed a panel of experts to give a second opinion on their case against Google's Android mobile operating system, two people familiar with the matter said, as they weigh another record fine against the company. Assuming the panel agrees with the initial case team's conclusions, it could pave the way...
Mozilla last year launched the Firefox Focus privacy-minded browser for the iPhone and iPad. The new browser from Mozilla is finally available on Android. Much like the iPhone and iPad version, the new Firefox Focus app for Android allows users to browse the Internet without being tracked by "tracking ads," which...
After US-based Telecommunication firm Verizon Communication closed a USD$4.5 Billion acquisition of Yahoo Inc., its former President and CEO Marissa Mayer resigned on Tuesday June 13th, 2017 with a netting payout of USD$23 million (Roughly 82.501 Billion UGX) - after running the Sunnyvale-based internet firm since July 2012. This...
Google’s Chromium team have released a stable version of Chrome 59 for its Windows, Mac, and Linux desktop users brings with much emphasis on security fixes (over 30 security fixes have been made), and one notable addition is the Material design makeover for the Settings menu. According to reports by NDTV news,...
Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved content considered superstitious and harmful to minors. According to authorities, almost half of China's 730 million Internet users use live video...