Internet

(CBS SF)

Daredevils Busted For Climbing 730 Feet To Take ‘Bridge Selfies’ In Auburn

Adventure junkies in the Sierra foothills are putting themselves in dangerous situations just to get photos of themselves on the Internet.

02/18/2015

Netflix

Netflix Offering Service To Cubans With Internet Access

Only somewhere between five and 27-percent of the country’s population has internet access.

02/09/2015

Netflix

Netflix Brings Streaming Video Service To Cuba

Netflix is launching its movie and TV show streaming service in Cuba as Internet access in the country improves and credit and debit cards become more widely available.

02/09/2015

Photographs of Zimbabwe's President Mugabe falling after stepping from a podium. posted to Twitter. (CBS)

Memes Flood Facebook, Twitter After Zimbabwean President Orders Images Of Him Falling Removed

The President of Zimbabwe ordered the internet to remove images of him as he stumbled down the steps from a podium at an airport Thursday, and the internet responded with a flurry of memes.

02/05/2015

Seattle Seahawks fans react late during Super Bowl XLIX. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

9 Memes Seahawks Fans Don’t Want To Look At This Morning

“Did that really happen?” is what Seahawks fans were asking Monday morning. Yep. And the internet isn’t going to let them forget it anytime soon. Here’s a look at some of the funniest memes that Seattle fans don’t want to see.

02/02/2015

Computer User

FCC Redefines Broadband Internet To At Least 25 Mbps, Faster Than National Average

The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to change the definition of what constitutes high-speed internet, adopting a standard 2.5 times the current national average.

01/30/2015

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Facebook Beats Profit, Revenue Forecasts For 7th Straight Quarter, 1.39 Billion Monthly Users

For the seventh quarter in a row Facebook beat profit and revenue forecasts, continuing to win more mobile advertising revenue as most users shift to using the site on smartphones and other portable devices.

01/28/2015

Sign at the entrance of Google offices in Brussels.  (Photo credit should read GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

Google’s 1 Gigabit Per Second Fiber Internet Expands To 4 More Cities, Not Yet In Bay Area

Google is reportedly planning to expand its ultra high-speed fiber optic internet service to four more cities, but no Bay Area or California cities have yet been announced.

01/27/2015

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Hackers Reportedly Take Down Facebook, Instagram Sites Across The World

Users across the world experienced problems logging onto Facebook and Instagram via desktop and mobile apps for about 40 minutes Monday night.

01/26/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Mars Mission Could Be Funded By $1B Google, Fidelity Investment In SpaceX

SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion.

01/20/2015

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