Internet

Ahhh, the good ol' Interweb. Sub-topics include search engines, social media, and WWW.




In an age where banks are not looking as trustworthy, many are wondering if Bitcoin can take their place.


There are now more than 2 billion people online building new communities and sharing information. And the bigger this group gets, the more...


The trans-Atlantic cable is nothing new, but it may just be the next wave in a move to increase connectivity and transmission speed...


The Internet crosses international and legal boundaries, which makes determining what's allowed difficult.


This infographic examines some of the online communication factors that can facilitate trolling and how users can tone down some of their...


The creation of the HTTP cookie has vastly changed the way that we use the Internet. Find out how it emerged and why some people just want...


Aaron Swartz's death shined a spotlight on the overall questions concerning the use and value of data, and the public's rights when it...


While it seems to go against the roots of the Internet as a free space, paywalls are becoming increasingly popular with news publishers...


Social algorithms are cold, scientific, data-driven measurements, but that doesn't stop us from using them in all kinds of artful ways.


As recently as five years ago, hurricanes would have kept us in our homes. But times have changed. Find out why writer John McMullen sought...


A global survey released by Cisco in 2011 revealed that one in three respondents rated Internet access as important as air, food, shelter...


Spam may be little more than annoying email. Then again, it might just steal your identity or drain your bank account.


If you are on the Internet regularly, chances are you have come across a site that uses OAuth. Find out how the newest version of this...


The Internet is full of learning opportunities, it also includes inappropriate sites, pornography, hackers and a range of other things many...


Did you know that the successful operation of the internet hinges on DNS and a few other protocols? Find out why this one protocol holds...


According to this infographic from socialsellingyou.com, at least 11,000 Twitter users have purchased more than 72,000 followers. So who's...


Most businesses know that they need to participate in social networks as part of an integrated marketing program, but few know how to...


The publishing world is undergoing a major shift as reading becomes increasingly digitized, and that's affecting readers and writers too.


The major stumbling block for virtual currencies has been security, but this cryptocurrency thinks it has the answer. Learn all about...