Latest Internet in the United States Stories

2013-06-13 23:02:43

DotHealth reaches a milestone in the gTLD approval process Ridgewood, NJ (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Reaching a critical milestone in the generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) approval process, the DotHealth, LLC (“DotHealth”) application to operate the .HEALTH new top level domain registry has passed the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) initial evaluation. DotHealth plans to enable a safer online namespace for global health and which also enhances the...

2013-06-03 23:19:01

Kuek Yu-Chuang Will Promote Regional Participation In the Multi-Stakeholder Model. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Kuek Yu-Chuang, a leading executive in technology policy development has been named Vice President for Global Stakeholder Engagement for the Asia Region. He will assume the role on August 1st, 2013. Kuek has served most recently as a Senior Director for Yahoo! Inc., where he led the company´s public policy efforts in the Asia Pacific and Latin American regions....

2013-05-24 23:14:10

DMCA regulations allow criminal and civil liabilities when a person "jailbreaks" a digital device such as cell phones, tablets and other portable devices. VPNReviewz has joined UsenetReviewz and the EFF in support of new legislation that will allow unlocking these devices. South America (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 VPNReviewz CEO, Michael Maxstead, announced today that his website would be joining the Electronics Frontier Foundation, (EFF,) UsenetReviewz, and many others in an effort to get newly...

Google Announces Ultra Fast Fiber Internet Expanding To Grandview, MO
2013-05-08 13:47:12

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google Fiber announced on Tuesday that it will expand its high-speed Internet service to Grandview, Missouri after the city´s board of aldermen agreed to provide the company with a franchise. The city is just 16 miles from Kansas City, where Google first rolled out the ultra-high-fast Gigabit service almost a year ago. Google debuted its Fiber Internet service to Kansas City, Missouri last July, offering residents speeds of...

Google Expands Fiber To Shawnee, Kansas
2013-05-04 05:56:17

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google has just announced they´ll be shining their Gigabit glow on Shawnee, Kansas as they bring Fiber to another town just outside of Kansas City. Shawnee is the fifth city in Johnson county to be promised Google Fiber and now joins eight other cities awaiting Fiber to be laid and run into their homes. According to the Kansas City Star, the Shawnee city council announced a special meeting Thursday evening to...

Google Fiber High-Speed Internet Could Be Coming To Texas
2013-04-06 07:06:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Representatives from Google and Austin, Texas have announced a press conference for Tuesday, and while details of the event have not been confirmed, multiple media outlets are reporting that the tech giant´s one gigabit broadband service will be coming to the Lone Star State´s capital city. The event is scheduled for 11am on April 9, and according to VentureBeat´s Tom Cheredar, the invitation promises “a very...

Google Expands Its Gigabit Fiber Internet To Olathe, Kansas
2013-03-20 14:58:43

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google announced plans last July to rollout its Gigabit Fiber Internet service to residents of Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri. Like their competitors, Google´s Fiber can also be bundled with TV offerings. Unlike their competitors, Google Fiber offers Internet speeds nearing a Gigabit per second, or about 100 times faster than speeds from Comcast, Verizon and others. Until today, this service was only available to...

2013-02-16 23:03:24

Domain name registrar Namecheap is raising awareness about proposed legislation that will curb Internet freedoms and has launched a fundraising effort to raise money for the Electronic Frontier Foundation to help fight this act. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 16, 2013 Leading domain name registrar Namecheap has rang the alarm to fight against newly rebirthed CISPA, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act. Relaunched earlier this week, CISPA poses a threat to of all Internet...

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