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Brother-sister duo from Jharkhand win internet with pure talent

Pure talent can win over even the hardest-to-please judges. And in the social media age we live in, the keyboard warriors are the judges who decide whether one has what it takes to win over the internet. TikTok is full of all sorts of content, some are funny, topical and others are so cringey that you wish the poster hadn’t ... Read More »

How Embedded Real-Time Engagement Makes the Internet More Inclusive

We hear the word “inclusivity” thrown about quite a bit these days. Some would call it a buzzword, but inclusivity is important to consider given all the innovation we have seen in the past decade. From powerful smartphones to VR video games, technological capabilities keep moving ahead in leaps and bounds. However, factors like geographic location, disabilities and socioeconomic standing  ... Read More »

Internet-connected cars are first step towards autonomous driving: 5G to be backbone of connectivity

Connected cars are the way forward (Image for representational purposes only) Over the past century, innovation in the automotive industry has revolved around making cars faster, safer, more comfortable, easier to handle, or smoother to operate. Today, the evolution of technology in the automotive sector is augmented by the Internet of Things for connected everything and 5G as the connectivity ... Read More »

J&K: Mobile internet services restored in Kashmir; speed remains restricted to 2G

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir administration on Monday restored 2G mobile internet services with immediate effect across the Kashmir Valley, except in Pulwama and Shopian districts. The order has come a day after the Supreme Court refused to order the restoration of 4G mobile data service in the Valley on the grounds of “national security”. In a letter dated May 11, the ... Read More »

SC refuses to order restoration of 4G internet services in JK

New Delhi, May 11 The Supreme Court on Monday denied the restoration of 4G mobile internet services in Jammu and Kashmir and ordered the setting up of a high-powered committee to decide on this after accounting for the situation on the ground. The top court said the order on restricting bandwidth services in Jammu and Kashmir didn’t take into consideration ... Read More »

Mobile Phones, Internet Services Remain Shut in Kashmir For 2nd Day

Srinagar: Mobile telephones, sans state owned BSNL, and internet services remained suspended for the second consecutive day Thursday in the Kashmir Valley The services were snapped after prominent militant commander Riyaz Naikoo was killed by security forces in South Kashmir on Wednesday. The measure, as per the officials, has been taken as a precautionary measure to prevent protests. Soon after ... Read More »

Is your internet too slow? Here’s how to speed it up while your family is stuck at home

Get rid of your ugly old router for good. (Photo: eero) — Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. Whether you’re feeling sick or not, many of us are spending more time at home due to the outbreak of COVID-19. One unseen consequence? Realizing your home internet just isn’t up ... Read More »

6 reasons to get AT&T internet

There’s nothing like slow internet at home to bring you down. Knowing that while your neighbors might be enjoying 4K films streaming in multiple rooms, you’re stuck watching a buffering sign as your connection struggles to keep up. Switching internet provider is one of life’s little hacks — people hardly ever do it, even though it generally nets them a ... Read More »

INTERNET SHUTDOWN IN KASHMIR: BALL STILL IN GOVT’S COURT; ONLY SOLUTION IS TO DECLARE INTERNET ACCESS AS FUNDAMENTAL RIGHT UNDER ARTICLE 19

Last week, the apex court of India pronounced the much-awaited judgment on the internet shutdown in the state of Jammu & Kashmir in the aftermath of abrogation of article 370 of the constitution. In recent years, internet shutdowns have become a norm in the Indian state. Internet was shut down 106 times in 2019 in India, according to the Internet Shutdown Tracker, a portal ... Read More »

Pinging Freedom: India lost $1.3 billion to internet shutdown

Moreover, reports from Twitter, Facebook and TikTok showed that most content takedown requests had come from India. India may be celebrating the advances it has made in terms of promotion of technology—the government is pushing Digital India—but a new report on internet shutdowns shows that the country also curbs internet freedom to a high degree. The Global Cost of Internet Shutdowns ... Read More »