Google

#ThrowbackThursday For Tech Geeks: Popular Websites From The 1990s

In the grand scheme of the world, compared to other things we might throw back to, the Internet is still relatively young. We’re throwing back to the 1990s to look at what some of the most popular websites looked like back in the early days of the web. Apple.com – May 1998 Yahoo.com – January [...]

o3b-networks-satellite-launch

Google Rumored to Spend $3 Billion on Satellites to Provide High Speed Internet in Remote Areas

The Wall St. Journal is reporting that search king Google is planning to send 180 satellites into low orbit to provide high speed Internet access in rural areas of the world where traditional broadband isn’t available. The project, while still in its early planning stages, is expected to cost between $1 and $3 billion dollars [...]

YouTube-6-17

[Viral Video] Today’s Teenagers Get Confused about the Internet 20 Years Ago

In this week’s viral video, you get to kick back and watch teenagers of 2014 have a look at the Internet the rest of us grew up using. Remember Netscape? And the size of computers? And how long pages took to load? Ahhh. The good ol’ days. Enjoy. Also Check Out These Related Posts: Watch [...]

Google_Fiber_422

NYC Residents: Google Says Not To Expect Google Fiber Anytime Soon

The buzz around the Internet lately has been that Google may soon be launching Google Fiber in/around New York City. It all started with this job posting for a Google Fiber Regional Sales Manager based out of the NYC office. Currently, Google only offers Fiber in three markets: Kansas City, Provo, and Austin. A Google [...]

2048_Game_421

We’ve Found It: This Might Be the Most Addictive Game on the Internet

If you’re bored with Candy Crush or any of the multitude of other free games on the Internet, check out 2048. It’s simple: move around the blocks to match up two of the exact same numbers, they’ll double, and more blocks will appear. You use your arrow keys to move the blocks, so go ahead [...]

home-broadband-data-limits

Find Out Here If You Have A Data Cap On Your Home Internet

We’re all too familiar with the limits on wireless data plans, and the overages imposed by carriers if you exceed your allowed amount. What you probably didn’t know is, those data caps also exist on many home broadband internet services, as well. In many cases, they’re set high enough to only matter to the most [...]

Google_Fiber_220

Google Considering Launching Google Fiber In These 34 Cities

Just a year and a half after launching service in its first market, Kansas City, KS/MO, Google is exploring the realities of bringing Google Fiber to 34 new cities in nine states. Currently, residents of Kansas City and Provo, UT are the only netizens able to subscribe to the gigabit internet service from the world’s [...]

internet_explorer_1223

The Internet? This 1995 Article Doubts The “Trendy” Internet

A blog called Three World Chant dug up an old 1995 Newsweek article a while back titled “The Internet? Bah!” that says the internet is just a passing fad, and will never reach these hyped up levels of popularity and importance. Each year, the Internet grows and 2013 was no exception, so in this time [...]

hong-kong

These 10 Places Have The Fastest Internet In The World

Too often, I find myself complaining about slow Internet. At home, at the office, on the go. Sometimes, the frustration leads me to the logic that having no Internet at all would be better than what seems like 28.8k dial-up. According to Akamai Technologies, who publishes a quarterly Internet report with average peak connection speeds, [...]

videomap

YouTube Trends Map: Find Out Who Else Thinks Kittens Are Funny

Have you shared the “Riker sits down” video? According to YouTube’s Trends map, odds are that you have. This new service by YouTube (owned by Google) tells you what particular videos are not only trending, but where. Currently West Virginia is loving to share the Sad Cat Diary while Oregon is into “Welcome to the World of Portland” [...]

Page 1 of 912345...»