Internet or internet, Top Court’s Opinions

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Internet or internet, Top Court’s Opinions

It turns out that there is quite a controversy at the U.S. Supreme Court as to whether Internet should be capitalized or not. The difference between the two spellings has very different legal meanings according to justice opinions in the …

Implications for the Internet of Things

For those who are not familiar with the term “Internet of Things”, it is the internet connection made by people with all manner of electronic or mechanical devices used to take measurements or communicate. There are enormous and profound implications …

Net Neutrality Is All About Internet Speed

Net neutrality might seem an arcane discussion, but it will soon become a big issue as the FCC is likely take up the subject once again. CNN has a good explanation of why this issue will affect every household and …

The Mobile Revolution, Patterns and Trends

Pew Research Center has published an analysis of how mobile use has changed since 2000. It explores who owns smartphones, tablets and other devises for connecting to the internet and the pattern of change that has taken place in America. …

Information Overload: Not a problem

It was speculated a few years back that with so much information available on the internet and with us being connected all the time, Americans would face information overload. However,according to a survey by Pew Research Center, 80% of …

The Internet’s Fake News Problem

CNET’s story on the internet’s fake news problem shows that it is bad and likely to get worse. Google and Facebook have been shown to run fake news. These marketing giants, which are a primary source of news, have made …

75% Of Internet Use Will Be Mobile In 2017

According to a story by Reuters, 75% of the world’s internet use will be mobile in 2017. That’s up from 71% in 2016. In 2012, world mobile internet use was 40%, so there has been a dramatic shift in …

Which State Has The Highest Internet Use?

The answer might surprise you. The state with the highest population density might be an obvious choice, but that would be wrong. Entrepreneur lists the ten states with the highest internet use, with the highest usage state at 83.1% of …

Surface Web, Deep Web, Dark Web

We’ve heard these terms – surface, deep and dark – for parts of the world wide web. What are they actually referring to? This story in Techspot explains each and how they can be accessed. The surface web, which is …

Growth of Live-Streaming

Business Insider has a story that recaps a recent Business Intelligence Report on live-streaming. The bottom line is new mobile technology, higher broadband speeds and improved video quality have all been factors in live-streaming’s explosive growth. Social media platforms and …