Global Average Internet Connection Speed Rises 26 Percent in 4Q16

Akamai's State of the Internet Report pegs the global average internet connection speed at 7.0 Mbps......»»

Category: networkSource:  enterprisenetworkingplanetMar 10th, 2017

Enjoy ample sleeping and storage space in REI’s newest Quarter Dome tent

REI is now selling the fourth and most recent version of its popular Quarter Dome tent. The updated model adds 28 percent more living space without increasing the weight, a feature REI calls “lightweight livability.” The post Enjoy ample sleeping.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 9 min. ago

Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision

"Given that the Uber vehicle has flipped onto its side it looks to be a high speed crash," writes TechCrunch, though Business Insider reports that no one was seriously injured. An anonymous reader quotes their report: A self-driving Uber car was invo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 25 min. ago

North Korea’s Rising Ambition Seen in Bid to Breach Global Banks

An attack late last year targeting more than 20 Polish banks suggests that hackers linked to North Korea are becoming more sophisticated and brazen......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News5 hr. 25 min. ago

10 things to look out for in the brand new "Justice League" trailer

The first Justice League trailer has exploded onto the internet, and it's a lot to take in. There are new characters, new lines, new moves, new reasons to cheer, and new reasons to be worried. SEE ALSO: The new 'Justice League' trailer is here, omg,.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

How Viktre tries to bring you closer to athletes you like

Much like entertainers, pro athletes are worshiped for their seemingly superhuman qualities. Social media has made it possible to communicate directly with them, and even if a response isn’t given, the connection can still garner some type of emoti.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News6 hr. 36 min. ago

The internet is arguing about pulp in your orange juice and now you have to pick a side

You need only to Google "pineapple pizza" to know the internet loves itself a good (if not: dumb, hilarious) food fight. The latest debate tearing friends, families, and lovers apart?  Pulp vsno-pulp.  Our personal opinion? Pulp's delicious.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

When we thought mental illness could be cured with architecture

When the Government Hospital for the Insane opened in Anacostia in 1855, the asylum’s supervising physician, Charles Nichols, predicted that 50 percent ... The post When we thought mental illness could be cured with architecture appeared first on A.....»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabRelated News12 hr. 52 min. ago

If you define day cruising as equal parts sun and speed, choose Wallytender X

If you're looking for a fast day cruiser or a quick superyacht guest shuttle, the Wallytender X fills both roles nicely. The 1200 horsepower top engine configuration has will scoot between island stops at 69 miles per hour. The post If you define day.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 9 min. ago

Digital downloads killed 150 GameStop stores

It's game over for at least 150 GameStop stores. The retailer has announced that it's shutting down 2 to 3 percent of 7,500 shops across the globe after sales and earning plummeted last year. According to The Wall Street Journal, t.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News14 hr. 36 min. ago

After income tax and PAN, Aadhaar mandatory to have a mobile phone connection

Existing and new mobile phone connections have to be linked to Aadhar says department of telecom (DoT). The post After income tax and PAN, Aadhaar mandatory to have a mobile phone connection appeared first on Tech2. The Indian government announc.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News19 hr. 44 min. ago

Mercedes-AMG expects another vroom year

Following a big rollout of new models, Mercedes-AMG sales are up 30 percent so far in 2017, according to Mercedes-Benz USA. While the pace will slow, a double-digit percentage increase is expected for 2017......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News21 hr. 24 min. ago

New "Star Wars Battlefront," "Need for Speed" games to be unveiled at EA Play 2017

Electronic Arts announced its featured lineup for the upcoming EA Play 2017 gaming event in Hollywood, revealing that attendees will get a first look at "the next Star Wars Battlefront and Need for Speed experiences." The post New 'Star Wars Bat.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

Coming 5-10 years will see smart lights as the biggest IoT consumption device

Smart connected lights will become one of the largest internet of things (IoT) devices in the next five to 10 years, The post Coming 5-10 years will see smart lights as the biggest IoT consumption device appeared first on Tech2. With cheaper and.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsMar 24th, 2017

Nokia to launch its new smartphones in 120 countries at the same time Q2 2017

Nokia will be launching the Nokia 3, 5 and 6 in about 120 countries from April 2017. The post Nokia to launch its new smartphones in 120 countries at the same time Q2 2017 appeared first on Tech2. HMD Global announced new Nokia branded smartphon.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsMar 24th, 2017

Uber may be rethinking its strategy to lease cars to drivers in India

Global ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies is rethinking its car leasing strategy in India, its second-biggest market, as drivers have returned dozens of leased cars early after the company cut incentives, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsMar 24th, 2017

20th Century Fox & Dreamworks Blackmailed Over The Boss Baby Leak

A man extorted cash from 20th Century Fox & Dreamworks after he obtained a leaked copy of their upcoming movie The Boss Baby. The studios were told to pay a bitcoin ransom to avoid the animated comedy leaking onto the Internet before its March 31 pre.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

Netflix Gets Serious About Its Anti-Piracy Efforts

Since Netflix's priorities are shifting more to the production of original content, piracy is also turning into a more serious problem. The company wasn't very concerned about copyright infringement in the past, but today it has its own "Global Copyr.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

There’s a New Anti-Semitic Message on Social Media Every 83 Seconds: Study

“We hope this serves as a wake-up call to all internet forums" Someone spews hatred toward Jewish people every 83 seconds on social media, according to a new study. More than 382,000 hate-filled messages against Jews were posted on popular so.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

Internet Privacy in U.S. Could Be Overturned

A bill has been passed by the U.S. Senate that would undo privacy rules protecting users' data from being sold without their consent. The United States Senate approved a resolution on Thursday to repeal privacy rules passed in October 2016 that.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

Splatoon 2 Global Testfire Times in Every Time Zone

No matter where you are in the world, find out the Splatoon 2 Testfire times in your region. The Splatoon 2 Global Testfire will be occurring periodically throughout the weekend, and fans have put together a handy guide to when you can play, no.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017