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Africa Internet Usage and Statistics

Africa Internet Usage and Statistics

Africa is the second-largest continent, after Asia, in both size and population; it is located south of Europe and bordered to the west by the Atlantic Ocean and to the east by the Indian Ocean at about 30.2 million km² (11.7 million [...]

Growth Rate of the Internet [Infographic]

Growth Rate of the Internet [Infographic]

Internet Usage Statistics – Global Internet Traffic Amazon’s story began in the Spring of 1994 when Bezos was struck by the amazing annual growth of Internet usage. Bezos who was working as a senior vice president for the New York [...]

State of the Internet 2012 [Infographic]

State of the Internet 2012 [Infographic]

State of the Internet 2012: The internet is now used for just about anything these days, anything from checking of emails to reading the latest news and searching for the latest information. We also use internet for things like Online [...]

Get Rid of USB Flash Drives with Online Backup

Get Rid of USB Flash Drives with Online Backup

If you have ever been disappointed by your Laptop, Flash/hard drive or Desktop Computer then you will realise how dear they are to you. There are lots of threats to ‘locally stored’ data such as virus attacks, disasters such as fire [...]

How to Fix your Slow Internet Connection

How to Fix your Slow Internet Connection

How to Fix a Slow Internet Connection  If your internet connection is slower than you would like it to be, some of these tips and tricks may help you speed it up to a more satisfying point. There are many [...]

Broadband for the Experienced and In-experienced

Broadband for the Experienced and In-experienced

Deregulation in the UK telecoms industry is a great thing, if you know how to take advantage of it.  Deregulation began way back in the eighties, when men had perms and mobile phones could be used to inflict grievous bodily [...]

Kbps vs KBps – What the Heck is kbps?

Kbps vs KBps – What the Heck is kbps?

Kbps is an acronym that means Kilobits per second. It is a unit for the measurement of data transfer speeds and should not be confused with KBps or KB/sec which is used to describe Kilobytes per second 1 Kilobit (Kb) = 1024 bits [...]

Mbps vs MBps – What The Heck is mbps?

Mbps vs MBps – What The Heck is mbps?

What is Mbps? This has become a common question, A lot of folks get this wrong, time to put it into perspective. Mbps which stands for Megabits per second is a term that refers to data transfer speeds as measured [...]

Want To Be An Internet Billionaire? Consider Africa

Want To Be An Internet Billionaire? Consider Africa

Do you have a basic grasp of technology? Is your ambition to become extremely wealthy over the next five years, then it’s time to move to Africa according to David Rowan, Editor of Wired magazine. According to David, there is now a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to [...]

French VPN – Why Do You Need It?

French VPN – Why Do You Need It?

Why Do You Need VPN to View French Sites? If you want to view a French site you might find that you will need to choose French VPN.  The reason why is simply because if you are outside of France, [...]

What to Look for in an ISP

What to Look for in an ISP

What Do You Look Out For in an ISP During recent years, the prices of computers and Internet access have continued to fall. Meanwhile, it has become possible to accomplish more and more tasks on the Internet. People can now [...]

How to Speed Up Your Internet Connection

How to Speed Up Your Internet Connection

One of the things that people use their computer for the most is getting online. However, slow Internet connections are incredibly frustrating and all too common. Fortunately, if you are looking for how to speed up your connection, there are [...]

Top 5 Best Cloud Computing Services

Top 5 Best Cloud Computing Services

Believe it or not, you have probably been using one form of cloud computing or another for years. Ever emailed a document to yourself so that you could access it on another computer? Well, technically that is cloud computing. At [...]

5 Massive Security Breaches

5 Massive Security Breaches

In every country, there are laws and policies that must be followed to ensure a smooth floor of certain activities. Therefore, security breach refers to violation of these laws. For example, if there are certain procedures to be followed in [...]