New York City cuts free internet plan by 1.2 million people, wildly scaling back ambitious goal
The previous plan had a much larger reach.
On Sep 20, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘Everyone told me my bill was going to be $120’: Woman receives $6,000 surprise bill from AT&T
'I spent 1.5 hour on the phone with customer service crying.'
On Aug 30, 2022 by Braden Bjella
‘All that time you spend on this app? You’re actually developing a monetizable skill’: Business coach says Gen Z’s use of TikTok translates to job skills
'I’ve applied for jobs recently that asked how many years of experience using Word I have. like idk all my life?'
On Aug 21, 2022 by Braden Bjella
VidCon: Creators share the impact of online harassment and their advice for growing past it
'I would like to encourage people to be creators, but I would also say this is a risk.'
On Jun 24, 2022 by Victoria Gagliardo-Silver
Why is New York City’s ambitious public internet plan on hold?
No one knows if or when it will come back.
On Jun 2, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘I really think they punk’d me’: Xfinity offers customer upgrade, sends them the same exact modem
'That's what I get for wanting faster internet I guess.'
On May 11, 2022 by Jack Alban
Is Elon Musk’s Starlink actually making a difference in Ukraine?
It's almost impossible to gauge.
On Mar 22, 2022 by Viola Stefanello
The definitive guide to protecting your private information online
How to keep your info secure in the data breach era.
On Nov 16, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
Viral marketing campaigns that helped shape the internet as we know it
Did you get duped by the fake lore promoting 'The Blair Witch Project?'
On Nov 12, 2021 by Stacey Ritzen
Social media taxes in Africa will cripple a generation of internet users
It's bad policy on top of bad policy.
On Dec 23, 2020 by Pearl Kasirye
The FCC is finally making more Wi-Fi spectrum available to use
The move is drawing praise from lawmakers and policy groups.
On Apr 23, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich
A broadband company kept its workers coming to the office—230 now have coronavirus
The company has required some employees to continue going to offices and call centers.
On Apr 21, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich
The best WiFi extender for any and every kind of space
All set up with WiFi...but can't seem to get the internet to work in every nook and cranny of your home? There's a solution.
On Oct 24, 2019 by John-Michael Bond