A new networking industry consortium, HomeGrid Forum, has been formed to unify efforts behind the G.hn wireline/powerline network standard while continuing support for the older HomePNA technology.
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Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, aka sjvn, has been writing about technology and the business of technology since CP/M-80 was the cutting edge PC operating system. SJVN covers networking, Linux, open source, and operating systems.
Having trouble sorting your Gmail e-mail? Google is introducing a new, automatic way of organizing your mail.
Google is moving away from supporting XMPP, aka Jabber, the open-messaging protocol, because of its lack of broad support and its use by spammers.
Google's latest Web browser, Chrome 27, enables you to say, as well as type, your queries. Alas, its first version doesn't work that well.
Google's VoIP service, Google Voice, is going to be integrated into Google Hangouts.
Google has radically reworked the Google+ interface. Here's what it looks like in 2013.
Some people love Google+'s new look, others hate it, but no one's indifferent to it.
Aaron Swartz is no longer with us, but his last major project, Strongbox, is bringing privacy to internet users.
Everyone knows Facebook is the most popular social network, but battling it out for second and third place are Google's YouTube and Google+.
Facebook and friends' Open Compute Project has made servers, motherboards, and power supplies more affordable for datacenters. Now it tackles perhaps its biggest challenge to date: High-end network switches.