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The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?

Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?

Tech Giants Form Another Group to Bring the Internet to the Global Masses

Google, along with several other companies, form the Alliance for an Affordable Internet.

Jason Fell

Seriously, These People Never Use the Internet

Your digital marketing efforts are lost on a percentage of Americans who simply never go online.

Walter Hickey

An Accelerated History of Internet Speed (Infographic)

Check out this history of ever-increasing internet speeds and demand for connectivity, complete with some facts even dedicated web geeks might not know.

Internet Users Want to Be Invisible. And They Fear Advertisers More than the Government

A new report released by the Pew Research Center finds that almost all Internet users have taken steps to erase their digital footprints. Just who they are trying to avoid, though, may surprise you.

First Google, Now Amazon: Tech Giants Want to Bring You Online

Amazon and other giant tech companies are trying to become synonymous with the internet in users' minds.

With New Organization, Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Wants Everyone on the Planet to Be Online

He has co-founded a new partnership that aims to provide internet access to the billions of people who are without it.

Jason Fell

Inside Nerdist's Media Empire for the Internet Age

Geek rebels Chris Hardwick and Peter Levin parlayed their passion for sci-fi, video games and superheroes into a new media empire for the Internet Age. All hail the Nerdist.

20 Questions With Ben Huh, Founder of Cheezburger

The man behind the LOLcats phenomenon shares his first business idea, what he learned from his worst boss and why he hopes Momofuku's David Chang will invite him to dinner.

Kathleen Davis

Netscape's 18th Birthday Is Today. Here's Why You Should Care.

Netscape's memory has left a complicated free-market legacy, with some good and bad effects felt nearly two decades down the line.

Ray Hennessey

AOL Splashes Out $405 Million for Video Ad Platform Adap.tv

On the same day that it reported its second-quarter earnings, one of America's oldest internet companies announced a major acquisition.

Google to Bring Faster Wi-Fi to Starbucks

For many business owners, wireless internet at coffee shops is a must. Google intends to speed it up in Starbucks stores.