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Stay One Step Ahead of Your Competition
Marketing Bootcamp

Stay One Step Ahead of Your Competition

Here are strategies that you can implement both on and offline to help keep your ear to the ground, understand your market and keep tabs on your competition.
Google's New Acquisition Makes it More Likely Fiber Service Will Come Your Way
Google

Google's New Acquisition Makes it More Likely Fiber Service Will Come Your Way

Webpass has deployed its 'superfast' connections in five US markets.
Users Can Now Retweet Themselves on Twitter -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Users Can Now Retweet Themselves on Twitter -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Tesla is planning to sell electric cars at Nordstrom.
Lindsay Friedman
Appeals Court Backs Landmark Net Neutrality Rules
Net Neutrality

Appeals Court Backs Landmark Net Neutrality Rules

The rules prohibited broadband providers from giving or selling access to speedy internet, essentially a 'fast lane' on the web's information superhighway.
A Short Primer on How the Web Works
Internet

A Short Primer on How the Web Works

We all use this thing called the internet every day, but many of us probably don't understand the mechanics behind it.
Andrew Medal
Are You Living in a Digital Bubble? This Flowchart Will Tell You. (Infographic)
Infographics

Are You Living in a Digital Bubble? This Flowchart Will Tell You. (Infographic)

If you agree with most of the opinions you read online, you could be in a 'filter bubble.'
Carly Okyle
Twitter Met With Yahoo to Discuss Merger
Mergers and Acquisitions

Twitter Met With Yahoo to Discuss Merger

A news report, citing sources close to the talks, said execs at the two firms had met several weeks ago and had spent several hours looking at whether a strategic combination might make sense.
Matt Clinch
5 Tips for Building an Online Community for Your Business
Online Marketing

5 Tips for Building an Online Community for Your Business

Building a strong online community will foster customer loyalty and generate greater sales.
Zach Halmstad
Microsoft to Crack Down on Content Promoting Extremist Acts
Microsoft

Microsoft to Crack Down on Content Promoting Extremist Acts

'The events of the past few months are a strong reminder that the Internet can be used for the worst reasons imaginable,' Microsoft said in its post.
Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site
Competition

Ousted Reddit Employees Form a Rival, Less Toxic Community Site

It's the latest example of staffers who were let go or quit but believe they can do it better.
Nina Zipkin
Netflix Launches Website to Test Your Internet Speed
Netflix

Netflix Launches Website to Test Your Internet Speed

The service, called fast.com, works like other Internet connection measurement tools such as speedtest.net.
Brazil Lawmakers Propose Bill to Shield WhatsApp
WhatsApp

Brazil Lawmakers Propose Bill to Shield WhatsApp

The legislation will now have to pass through several other congressional committees before being put to vote in the floor of the lower and upper house.
How Steve Case Is Preparing for the Web's Third Wave
Entrepreneurs

How Steve Case Is Preparing for the Web's Third Wave

Case looks for a time when entrepreneurs will transform business sectors as diverse as health, education, transportation, energy and food.
Matthew Toren
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best In-Flight Entertainment
Entertainment

Business Travel Awards 2016: Best In-Flight Entertainment

Five reasons JetBlue's Mint is the most fun you'll have at 35,000 feet.

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.