Bad bots make up roughly 37.9 percent of internet traffic
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Bot Arms Race Continues

"Bad bots" tasked with performing denial of service (DoS) attacks or other malicious activities like automatically publishing fake content or reviews, are estimated to make up roughly 37.9 percent of all internet traffic.

Russia builds Great Firewall of Russia
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Wednesday, 17 April 2019 12:41

Russia builds Great Firewall of Russia


Seems everyone wants a wall these days

The Russian government has confirmed that it will build an internet structure similar to China’s in a desperate bid to make sure that Russians don’t revolt against their current Tsar.

Russians revolt over tight internet restrictions
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You can take our freedom but not our porn

While Russians seemed perfectly content with the reign of Tsar Vladimir Putin and his excessive controls, they seem to be more than a little miffed that he is attempting to control the internet.

Putin wants his own internet
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Wednesday, 06 March 2019 12:06

Putin wants his own internet


Then we can control people better

Word on the street is that the Tsar of all the Russias, Vladimir Putin, thinks that his empire would better off it had an internet he could control.

Trump wants to tax internet businesses
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Thursday, 13 December 2018 10:38

Trump wants to tax internet businesses


Give money to the poor telco monopolies

President Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump’s FCC is considering taxing internet companies and giving the money to the ISP monopolies.

Half the world is using the internet
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Friday, 07 December 2018 11:54

Half the world is using the internet


ITU figures

The United Nations agency for information and communication technologies the ITU has been asking around and estimates that at the end of 2018, 51.2 percent of the global population, or 3.9 billion people, will be using the internet.

FCC says it legally cannot police the internet
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Changes definitions to suit its case

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) opened its defence of its net neutrality repeal, telling a court that it has no authority to keep the net neutrality rules in place.

Internet and social media has plateaued
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Tuesday, 02 October 2018 11:13

Internet and social media has plateaued


At least in the US

Internet, social media use and device ownership in the US have plateaued after years of growth, according to beancounters at Pew.

Sir Tim Berners-Lee wants to save the internet
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Vanquishing big tech with lashings of open sauce

Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web has a plan to rescue his creation from the clutches of big US tech.

Internet will be split in two
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Monday, 24 September 2018 11:49

Internet will be split in two


Schmidt hits out

The internet will split into two different worlds within the next decade – and China will lead one of them, according to Eric Schmidt.