Don't-Miss Networking Stories
If you use Hola to route around regional restrictions. You might want to think twice about that.
The so-called Obamaphone program would give poor people more options under a new proposal
Critics say this revamped version is probably still illegal
As the issue gets worse, outages become common
Mobile broadband is seen as the savior, but barriers such as a lack of network coverage and content in local languages have to be overcome
Operators are moving to LTE and other technologies
The deal, in the wake of Comcast's failed bid, may be announced as early as Tuesday, according to reports
The Senate may work into the weekend to find a deal on extending portions of the Patriot Act
Senators could vote on a Patriot Act extension bill as soon as Friday
Networks have to become more adept at handling varying traffic demands
Senator Rand Paul filibusters efforts to pass a bill to renew parts of the Patriot Act past June 1
Speedy connections in high-end smartphones won't work without matching network coverage; cheaper phones may encourage carriers to invest
BitTorrent is beefing up Sync organization with a new search function, more columns, and the ability to hide offline devices.