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internetNational Internet speeds

Singapore has had the fastest fixed broadband internet speed for the last 12 years. Singapore has an average download speed of 181 Mbps. The USA has moved up to the sixth fastest in fixed broadband with an average download speed …

electric carsElon Musk has funding to take Tesla Private at $420 per share

Elon Musk has tweeted that he has the funding to take Tesla private at $420 per share. A shareholder vote would be needed to approve it. This would be about a $72 billion valuation. Elon has 33.7 million shares of …

internetNextbigfuture has over 2 million pageviews in one month period

Nextbigfuture has gone over 2 million pageviews for a one month period from July 7 to August 6, 2018. Thanks to my readers for the support of Nextbigfuture. SolidOpinion is still working on usable export file of for the past …

internetAfter SpaceX Starlink upgrading to terabit space satellite internet

It’s going to cost the mobile-phone companies, chipmakers, device manufacturers and software developers about $200 billion a year in research and capital spending to get 5G fully deployed. Next generation space-based satellites could entirely replace the ground-based fiber and cell …

ecommerceFacebook reports drop in growth and revenue so stock drops $120 billion

Faceboook has dropped $120 billion in early trading to $500 billion. * Facebook had 42% year-over-year revenue growth this quarter. They expect high single-digit drops each quarter to year-over-year revenue growth over the next few quarters. People will get more …

5gChina Tower $8.7 billion IPO is part of China’s 5G rollout by 2020

China Tower is raising US$8.7 billion in an IPO tomorrow. China Tower announced plans to speed up the construction of 5G networks and keep costs down by making use of electric power companies’ transmission towers. China Tower is more of …

businessHubspot has a free and easy CRM system that could be sufficient for small and medium sized companies

Hubspot has a suite of products to organize, track and manage leads, sales and marketing. They have an interesting completely free to use CRM offering. Hubspot is offering a basic CRM product for free and commit to keeping it free. …

dronesGoogle Alphabet’s newest Other Bets are Loon and Wing

Loon (stratospheric balloon internet) and Wing (drone delivery) are graduating Google’s X-lab to become two new independent businesses within Alphabet. Loon will work with mobile network operators globally to bring internet access to unconnected and under-connected people around the world. …

internetNextbigfuture comment system switching to Vuukle

Nextbigfuture comment system switching to the Vuukle system today. This comment system is used by 3 million users. I am told it will be faster in terms of site page loading. Comments are being ported from SolidOpinion. – FYI – …

africaKenya will use Alphabet Internet Balloons to provide internet to rural areas

Kenya will use the Alphabet X (Google) Loon high-speed internet balloons to provide internet to its rural population. Google Loon already provided internet to 250,000 people in Puerto Rico after the hurricane last year. There are 51 million people in …