Internet exchanges cut latency and costs for small providers

Kevin Blumberg knows the key to success when running a small Internet provider is to move data packets as fast as possible. That’s why The Wire, the small ISP Blumberg is chief technology

Published on: January 19th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Ping on its way to becoming a spammers’ haven?

In less than 48 hours Ping netted over one million users. But will its success also become a source of woe for Apple's new music-focused social networking service?Ping is barely a week old

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

iTunes Ping: a peek at the new social network’s privacy settings

Ping is Apple's music-centric social network that is integrated into iTunes 10. From a privacy standpoint, it's pretty straightforward--as opposed to Facebook's multitude of privacy settings--but then again, Ping is also very limited

Published on: September 7th, 2010 Nick Mediati