Google Is About to Change the Whole Internet

The biggest mystery surrounding Google over the past year has concerned its core product, its original and still primary source of revenue: Will search engines be replaced by AI chatbots? In May, the company offered some clarity: “In the next era of search, AI will do the work so you don’t have to,” according to […]

How to fix QuickBooks Tool Hub Internet connection required

How to fix QuickBooks Tool Hub Internet connection required. 1. Check the internet connection in QuickBooks Open QuickBooks +1-844-476-5438 and select Help in the menu bar. Next, click Internet Connection Setup. Check to have Use my computer’s Internet connection settings to establish a connection when this application accesses the Internet selected. Click Next and Done. […]

Internet use is associated with greater wellbeing, global study finds

Spending time online is often portrayed as something to avoid, but research suggests internet use is associated with greater wellbeing in people around the world. The potential impact on wellbeing of the internet, and social media in particular, has become a matter of intense debate. “Our analysis is the first to test whether or not […]

5G Disconnect: Why Your Phone Has It, but Your Home Internet Doesn't

5G has been around for quite some time, but there are still some bumps regarding 5G home internet service. I must confess, sometimes I’m still baffled. One of the questions I’m often asked is, “My provider says I can’t get its 5G home internet service — even though when I’m at home, I can get 5G […]

Internet use linked to higher wellbeing, global study suggests – BBC News

Image source, Getty Images Article information Author, Chris Vallance & Philippa Wain Role, Technology reporters 13 May 2024 Internet access and use is consistently associated with positive wellbeing, a new study of data from 168 countries by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) suggests. In many parts of the world, including the EU and UK, concerns […]

Birth of the Commercial Internet

NSF after NSFNET The decommissioning of NSFNET and privatization of the internet did not mark the end of NSF’s involvement in networking. NSF continues to support many research projects to develop new networking tools, online educational resources and network-based applications. Over the years, NSF has also been instrumental in providing international connection services that have […]

Competing Visions for the Future of the Internet: China’s Strategy to Control the Highways of Connectivity

This three-part series focuses on the security of, and strategic competition around, fiber optic communications infrastructure – the data super-highways of our world.  Part 1: Optical Core Infrastructure: The Hidden Highways of Connectivity Part 2: Competing Visions for the Future of the Internet: China’s Strategy to Control the World’s Data Super-Highways Part 3: How the U.S. and […]

Affordable internet gave Native Americans a way to preserve community and culture. Now it’s another broken promise | CNN Business

Washington CNN  —  Tucked beside the St. Lawrence River in northern New York and straddling the US-Canadian border, the Akwesasne Mohawk Nation has nurtured generations of indigenous artisans. Kelly Back, a member of the Akwesasne Mohawk, handcrafts traditional beaded belts, hat bands, purses and sashes that many of the roughly 13,000 members of the tribe […]

Nearly half a million Virginia households could lose high-speed internet as federal program runs out of money

The FCC launched the program in 2021 to help ensure that households “can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.” NORFOLK, Va. — Almost half a million households in Virginia are at risk of losing high-speed internet due to the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) running out of funds in May, the […]

Is 5G Home Internet Worth the Hassle? Your Questions Answered

Are you tired of being tied to internet service providers with cumbersome contracts, slow speeds, restrictive terms and rising fees? You’re not alone. A 2023 customer survey tagged ISPs as the country’s second-lowest-rated industry. Yes, internet providers are even lower than airlines, social media, health insurance companies and the US Postal Service. The Federal Communications Commission […]