Internet

5 Reasons Why an Open Internet Makes a Better World
Entrepreneurs

5 Reasons Why an Open Internet Makes a Better World

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian touts the internet for having democratized information and having 'flattened' the world.
Deep Patel
6 Things You Need to Know About Google Fiber
Google

6 Things You Need to Know About Google Fiber

The question is, when will this high-speed internet service be coming to where you live?
Jonathan Long
How a Twitter Troll Was Revealed to Be a 13-Year-Old Boy (Who's Now Totally Grounded)
Social Media

How a Twitter Troll Was Revealed to Be a 13-Year-Old Boy (Who's Now Totally Grounded)

Most trolls are anonymous. This one stepped out of the shadow... to apologize.
Jason Feifer
Lesson From Rio: Your Global Customers Won't Wait on Your Website's Delays
Internet

Lesson From Rio: Your Global Customers Won't Wait on Your Website's Delays

This year's Summer Olympics provide a modern case study on the importance on internet performance. Here are 3 takeaways.
Kyle York
5 Harsh Truths About the Internet Marketing World
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Harsh Truths About the Internet Marketing World

Don't be fooled by emotionally evocative content. Do your research before making an investment.
Kimanzi Constable
MIT Researchers Take on Slow Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi

MIT Researchers Take on Slow Wi-Fi

Their findings might not help your struggling home wireless router, but they could revolutionize data centers.
Founders of AOL, Twitter and More Share the Best and Worst Moments in Internet History
Radicals & Visionaries

Founders of AOL, Twitter and More Share the Best and Worst Moments in Internet History

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the day the World Wide Web became publicly available, we asked internet pioneers to reflect on the web's highs and lows. Here's what we learned.
Lydia Belanger
15 Internet Relics We Miss (and Some We Don't)
Internet

15 Internet Relics We Miss (and Some We Don't)

From dancing hamsters to ridiculous screen names, the internet has come a long way. Celebrate as it the public web turns 25.
Rose Leadem
Why the Internet Needs the WayBack Machine, the Site That Archives the Web
Radicals & Visionaries

Why the Internet Needs the WayBack Machine, the Site That Archives the Web

We spoke with Mark Graham, director of the Wayback Machine, to ask about the service that archives the internet of the past.
Grace Reader
15 Throwback Web Pages That Show Us How the Internet Has Changed
Technology

15 Throwback Web Pages That Show Us How the Internet Has Changed

We asked web designers to take a look at old websites using WayBack Machine. Here's what they say it teaches us about modern web design and the internet.
Grace Reader
13 Pivotal Internet Moments That Forever Changed How We Live, Work and Play
Radicals & Visionaries

13 Pivotal Internet Moments That Forever Changed How We Live, Work and Play

From indexing the web to breaking it, here are the online moments that changed everything.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
12 Domain-Name Debacles: 'Hillary Potter' for President and More
Marketing Bootcamp

12 Domain-Name Debacles: 'Hillary Potter' for President and More

The Democratic presidential nominee joins 11 other entities who faced trouble on the web.
Lindsay Friedman
11 Big Changes to the Internet From the Past Decade
Technology

11 Big Changes to the Internet From the Past Decade

Weebly looks at the design of its website from the previous 10 years, showing us just how much the web has changed.
Grace Reader
5 Amazing Tools for Every Internet-Based Entrepreneur
Tools

5 Amazing Tools for Every Internet-Based Entrepreneur

Even in the virtual world, tools make you much more productive.
Toby Nwazor

The Internet is a global communication network that connects computers worldwide in order to exchange information in various forms via routers and servers. The system originated from the U.S. government network Arpanet, starting in the 1960s.