Nearly half of students would like to be given access to a voice-activated assistant to help with their studies, new research suggests.
The UK’s worst street for broadband speed is more than 800 times slower than the fastest, an annual survey has found.
Google could soon call out websites that load slowly by displaying a badge of shame within its Chrome web browser.
SpaceX has launched 60 mini-satellites, the second batch of an orbiting network meant to provide global internet coverage.
World Wide Web founder Sir Tim Berners-Lee has warned that the internet’s power for good is being “subverted” by those spreading hatred and threatening democracy, as the technology marked its 50th birthday.
A 14-year-old British girl who took her own life after viewing harmful images on Instagram had entered a “dark rabbit hole of depressive suicidal content”, her father said.
North-east households are now ready to connect to superfast broadband.
Plans to achieve nationwide coverage of gigabit capable broadband is targeted for 2025, the Digital Secretary has said.
Millions of people living in flats could receive faster internet speeds under Government plans to get around rogue landlords who make upgrade work difficult.
BT has pledged to upgrade 700,000 homes and businesses to faster broadband by summer 2020.
Vodafone has announced plans to test innovative open radio technology in the UK, which it said can help connect more rural communities to the internet.
Brighton, Bradford and Norwich have been named among 29 new locations across the UK set to receive faster internet connections from full-fibre broadband by Openreach.
The speed of typing on a smartphone is catching up with physical keyboards, according to a large study of users on touchscreen handsets.
Children as young as seven and eight have stumbled across pornography online, according to a survey by the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC).
Europe’s top court has told Google it does not have to make the “right to be forgotten” available worldwide.
Several roads are to close in an Aberdeen community over the next few months as a super-fast fibre network is installed.
Google is changing the way news stories appear on its search engine by boosting “original reporting” in the face of today’s fast-paced demand for information.
Aberdeen housing associations have joined up with CityFibre to put tenants at the front of the queue for gigabit-speed broadband.
The people who would benefit most from the internet are not reaping the advantages, the Digital Minister has said following a report into the UK’s internet usage.
Heightened privacy fears are putting more non-internet users off and risk worsening the digital divide, new research has warned.
Easy-to-guess passwords like 123456 remain in use despite repeated warnings, according to a senior UK cyber security chief.
YouTube has warned that more content could be blocked in the short term as a result of changes in the way it deals with music copyright.
More than half of British adults aged 65 and over now shop online, according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
The far-right internet forum 8chan, which has been linked to mass shootings in the US, has lost its cybersecurity protection after its provider cut off support.
Google will allow users across Europe to choose their preferred search engine when setting up a new Android smartphone from next year, following last year’s record EU fine.
The UK has become a nation of “IT managers”, with internet users forced to deal with technical issues around the home, a new survey suggests.
Conspiracy theorists have been accused of hijacking some scientific topic terms on YouTube to appear credible, according to new research.
Virgin Media has announced plans to introduce hyperfast gigabit broadband to almost 15 million households by the end of 2021.
Boris Johnson has the power to accelerate the rollout of faster broadband speeds by making it simpler for internet service providers to expand, a Virgin Media chief has suggested.
Tube passengers will have access to the 4G network anywhere on the London Underground by the mid-2020s, Transport for London (TfL) has revealed.