Mobile use tops desktop use around the world
Mobile use tops desktop use around the world

Mobile use tops desktop use around the world for the first time, show analytics recorded in October by independent web analytics company, StatCounter. “Its research arm, StatCounter Global Stats finds that mobile and tablet devices accounted for 51.3% of internet usage worldwide in October compared to 48.7% by desktop,” explained the company’s Nov. 1 press […]

Websites are now 25 years old!
Websites are now 25 years old!

It was easy to miss, amid all the holiday festivities and terror news but a silver jubilee was celebrated December 20: websites are now 25 years old! That is to say the very first website was created by World Wide Web creator Tim Berners-Lee on December 20, 1990 at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear […]

The plan to take Internet governance worldwide
The plan to take Internet governance worldwide

Anticipated for over a year, the Internet’s overseeing body has revealed the plan to take Internet governance worldwide, wresting it from U.S. government control. But the plan, published late last week and scheduled for a month of public comment, doesn’t really call for much change in the way the Internet operates today – except it […]

HTTP/2 – your WWW will get a little faster
HTTP/2 – your WWW will get a little faster

Your web browsing will get a bit faster, a bit more safe over the next year or two, thanks to HTTP/2, a significant upgrade to the protocols of the World Wide Web. Sound nerdy? Oh yea, you bet. But the important point is the revision to the WWW’s plumbing will make life a bit easier, […]