It takes something special to remind us of the wonders of technology, and Google Loon is one of those projects, writes Alistair Fairweather.
Talks over possible new UN regulations for the internet have been deeply divided.
A study has revealed that the boom in mobile internet devices and tablet computers in use will help quadruple web traffic in the coming years.
Internet penetration in South Africa is low compared to other leading economies in Africa due to high broadband costs and a lack of infrastructure.
A group of Japanese internet service providers started blocking access to child porn websites on Thursday.
Indians are missing out on the digital revolution as the poor lack internet access despite having one of the world's fastest growing economies.
South Africa expects 300 000 visitors for the Soccer World Cup next month, down from an initial forecast of 450 000.
A survey has found that the number of South Africans accessing the Internet via broadband connections has increased by more than 50% in the last year.