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Networks: Meet John Klensin, Internet History's Jack of All Trades

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What did John Klensin do for the internet? A little bit of everything. In April, Klensin was inducted into the Internet Society’s (ISOC) Internet Hall of Fame, entering alongside such notable names as Vint Cerf, Bob Kahn, and Larry Roberts. But unlike many of the other inductees, Klensin isn’t...
Networks: Meet John Klensin, Internet History's Jack of All Trades

'Beautiful' journalist Samantha Brick: "This bile just proves I'm right"

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A journalist who provoked a worldwide internet storm with an article entitled "there are downsides to looking this pretty" has defended her comments, saying: "This bile just proves I'm right"....
'Beautiful' journalist Samantha Brick: "This bile just proves I'm right"

Mobile usage doubles, now accounts for 10% of worldwide Internet usage

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The number of people accessing the Web through mobile devices has doubled since 2010 and now accounts for 10% of worldwide Internet usage. According to numbers compiled by Pingdom, Asia’s mobile usage amounted for 17.84% of the country’s total Internet usage, a 192.5% increase over the past 18 months....
Mobile usage doubles, now accounts for 10% of worldwide Internet usage
Think Mobile Is Big Now? Here's Proof That It's Just Getting Started
Syrian internet goes dark in the midst of violent upheaval, cause still unclear

World IPv6 Launch Day Is Key for the Internet of Things

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With today’s celebration of World IPv6 Launch 2012, the Internet is doing something new: growing. And that growth comes none too soon as the rise of the Internet of Things places unprecedented new demands on worldwide Internet infrastructure. Google, Yahoo and Facebook are amongst the leaders in the growing...
World IPv6 Launch Day Is Key for the Internet of Things

[Infographic] How People Use iPhones and Androids in China

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Did you know that the majority of Android users in China are on a 2G network? That about 44% of Android users in China use HTC phones? That almost 14% of iPhone users in China have spent $10-$20 on paid apps, with 9% spending more than $50? China has the...
[Infographic] How People Use iPhones and Androids in China

Another Gloomy Sales Report Adds To Windows 8's Tough Week

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Just how well is Windows 8 selling so far? A month past the launch of Microsoft's revolutionary operating system, data released this week seems to add credence to the idea that consumers just aren't adopting Windows 8 as fast as the company may have hoped, with negative implications both for...
Another Gloomy Sales Report Adds To Windows 8's Tough Week

One-Fifth Of Women In Developing World Countries Think Internet Use Is Inappropriate For Them

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The study poses a big question to worldwide Internet campaigners--how can they change perception of the web in emerging nations? A study released by Intel Corporation on women and the Internet has found some interesting trends. Researchers, who consulted with the U.S. State Department and UN Women, found that...
One-Fifth Of Women In Developing World Countries Think Internet Use Is Inappropriate For Them

Fiber lines in the Arctic to speed worldwide Internet access

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Three initiatives are being planned or under way to build fiber optic cables underneath the edge of the polar icecap between London and Tokyo. Although laying the undersea cables will present many physical challenges, the resulting networks will have several operational benefits. These include lower delay (latency) in the time...
Fiber lines in the Arctic to speed worldwide Internet access
Syrian internet mostly back online after country spends two days in the dark

What is ACTA and why are thousands of Europeans protesting it?

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Has Europe gone mad? A trade agreement most Americans have never heard of has sparked outrage and protests across the pond. Twenty-two of the European Union’s 27 member states signed the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) in Tokyo on January 26. In response, thousands of Poles marched in the streets, members...
What is ACTA and why are thousands of Europeans protesting it?
Mobile devices account for nearly 10 percent of internet traffic, according to StatCounter

Pinterest rivals Twitter in referral traffic #pinteresting

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To those of you you lead “the Pinteresting life,” you’ve contributed to a phenomenon that is certainly putting its clicks where the hype is. By that I mean, Pinterest is a two-year old cultural sensation that is borderline causing dependency among its users and the rabid audiences they’re developed....
Pinterest rivals Twitter in referral traffic #pinteresting
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