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- US download speeds: slow, sluggish, and sucky
Does your Internet download speed seem painfully sloth-like? This could be a result of the country you live in. The US ranks a lowly 31st in the world's consumer download speeds. [Read more]
- Microsoft said to beef up its Internet encryption
Edward Snowden's NSA leaks have caused Google, Yahoo, and Facebook to pledge stronger Internet encryption. Is Microsoft next on the list? [Read more]