Content delivery services provider Akamai Technologies plans to buy Prolexic Technologies, a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) mitigation specialist, for US$370 million in cash.
The so-called Internet of Things means the trend of more data being generated by things other than human beings, which could present business opportunities.
Web creator Sir Tim Berners-Lee is warning that government surveillance and censorship will threaten the democratic nature of the web.
Eager to be part of the so-called Internet of Things, Verizon has announced a cloud system designed to authenticate the billions of devices that might one day populate it.
And the Giants of the Web seems to agree in the wake of recent NSA spying revelations. Lock it all down!
Google has kicked off a project to build high-speed fiber-optic networks in parts of the world that lack fast broadband connections, starting with the Ugandan capital, Kampala.
ICANN this week announced a new panel that will address concerns about Internet governance.
ICANN has set up a panel, consisting of people in government, civil society, the private sector, the technical community and international organizations, to address concerns about the governance of the Internet.
China is moving to tighten its grip over social networking services even more, citing possible threats to stability.
The future of the Web is encryption, though there are still some technical details to work out.