Facebook and several partners have set out to provide low-cost Internet access to remaining billions of people who don't already have it, through a new initative known as Internet.org.
China plans to bring gigabit Internet speeds to its major cities by 2020, part of its effort to expand broadband among households in the nation.
Microsoft chairman and humanitarian Bill Gates takes aim at the faddish culture of Silicon Valley, while people die from poverty and illness overseas.
Browser vendors continue to implement privacy in a half-hearted way, with Internet Explorer's default use of cookie ‘do not track' technology being the best of a weak job, a new assessment by NSS Labs has argued.
There are a variety of benefits to business-class Internet, and a number of potential pitfalls to running a business from a consumer Internet connection.
Microsoft has released its "Katana" server, an early prototype that shows off how Microsoft would implement the next-generation HTTP 2.0 standard.
A current moratorium on Internet access taxes would be extended under new legislation introduced Thursday in the U.S. Senate.
A proposed change to U.S. law that would allow websites to be liable for content posted by users is a "dangerous path," according to a group of tech trade groups and legal scholars.
Starbucks Wi-Fi will soon be about 10 times faster thanks to switching providers from AT&T to Google.
The superfast pan-European research network is now available to Europe's educational institutions, research facilities, and hospitals.