What is the Internet

Sometimes the most basic questions are the hardest to answer.   For example: What is the Internet?   Um … it’s that thing we can’t imagine living without. It’s how we work, buy stuff, watch videos, communicate, share memories, conduct...

The Internet just got a lot bigger

Big Internet news this week: ICANN, the organization that manages the allocation of domain names and IP addresses, announced it would allow virtually any word to become a top-level domain (TLD).   Among the 22 TLDs available today, the most common is .com. Soon...

Details about IPv6

You’ve most likely heard over the last few weeks that the Internet will soon be experiencing a big transformation. The change you’ve been hearing about is the transition to IPv6, which many people are still unclear about. Read on for an explanation of IPv6...