• US Internet Speeds Improve, Still Lag Behind Other Countries

    US Internet Speeds Improve, Still Lag Behind Other Countries

    net is a global broadband speed test by Ookla, which specializes in speed testing and web-based network diagnostic apps.The site recently released its Speedtest Market Report, which sheds light on internet speed growth and top service providers.
  • US Internet Speeds Improve, Still Lag Behind Other Countries

    US Internet Speeds Improve, Still Lag Behind Other Countries

    net is a global broadband speed test by Ookla, which specializes in speed testing and web-based network diagnostic apps.The site recently released its Speedtest Market Report, which sheds light on internet speed growth and top service providers.
  • Google Fiber May Switch Over to Wireless to Expand Quicker

    Google Fiber May Switch Over to Wireless to Expand Quicker

    Today, Fiber has reached just seven cities (with five more under construction) and is being paused in select markets as Google tries to re-think its move into the high-speed internet business, according to the Wall Street Journal.Because building out a physical network like Fiber isn’t cheap or quick, Google may switch to a wireless internet route.
  • Nokia, SK Broadband Testing 52Gbps Speeds in S. Korea

    Nokia, SK Broadband Testing 52Gbps Speeds in S. Korea

    With Google Fiber's 1 gigabit per second Internet connection, users can simultaneously stream five HD videos and surf the net or download an entire 14GB digital movie in less than two minutes.Now imagine what you could do with 52Gbps.
  • DEAL: Samsung 256GB EVO Select MicroSD Card Drops to $159 Today ($40 Off)

    DEAL: Samsung 256GB EVO Select MicroSD Card Drops to $159 Today ($40 Off)

    The 256GB Samsung EVO Select microSD card has just $159.99, which is a $40 discount from its normal $200 price.
  • Samsung's First 10-Nanometer Chip Has Gigabit LTE

    Samsung's First 10-Nanometer Chip Has Gigabit LTE

    The first production chip to roll off Samsung's recently-opened 10-nanometer FinFET production line is the Exynos 9 Series 8895, and it will come embedded with a gigabit LTE modem, Samsung announced on Thursday.The new Exynos 9 chip supports five-carrier aggregation, a technology that increases data rates when more spectrum is available and makes gigabit speeds over LTE possible.
  • Will everyone please shut up about 5G?

    Will everyone please shut up about 5G?

    The dawn of 5G, a standard that still has no agreed definition, and is almost certainly at least three years away, seems to be at the top of everyone’s agenda.Samsung kicked off its press conference with a section on its new 5G technologies, and a spokesperson from Verizon took to the stage to talk about the 5G trials it has been running, ending with a suggestion that Samsung might release a 5G phone at MWC 2018.
  • Galaxy S8 May Be the Fastest Phone on Every Network

    Galaxy S8 May Be the Fastest Phone on Every Network

    It gets special abilities on T-Mobile, Sprint and AT&T, the carriers told us before the phone's launch today.On Sprint, the Galaxy S8 is the second phone (after the LG G6) to have HPUE: High Performance User Equipment.