Verizon announced Monday a new plan to make upload speeds the same as download speeds for FiOS customers who receive Verizon's bundled Internet access, telephone, and television service that works through a fiber-optic communications network.
In honor of Nelson Mandela International Day, the Google homepage features an illustration that commemorates the struggle and achievement of the man who led South Africa from apartheid to democracy and served as a model for hope around the world.
Bell Labs, the research subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent, has achieved what it calls a "major breakthrough" by transmitting data over traditional copper telephone lines at a speed of 10 gigabits per second.
The Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit on Thursday alleging that online mega retailer Amazon had taken in millions of dollars through in-app purchases made by kids using the credit card information of their unknowing parents.
IBM announced Wednesday a two-part plan to invest $3 billion over five years in research geared at scaling down the size of silicon chips and finding new technologies to act as alternatives to silicon chips.