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Akamai Heartbleed patch not a fix after all

The Web infrastructure company's patch was supposed to have handled the problem. Turns out it protects only three of six critical encryption values.

By April 14, 2014

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How the 'Star Wars: The Phantom Menace' trailer made Web history

The "Phantom Menace" trailer wasn't only a treat for fans: it was a coup for Apple and, in 1998, one of the biggest tests the Internet had faced.

By November 28, 2014

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Akamai CEO on streaming 4K TV into your home (podcast)

There were 4K TVs all over CES, but there is still a lack of 4K content available. Considerably more bandwidth is required to stream 4K video online, which is a challenge Akamai says it's working to solve.

By January 14, 2014

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Privacy push means free encryption for websites

Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.

By November 18, 2014

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Cyberattacks triple in 2012, Akamai says

China remains the largest culprit, with 41 percent of fourth-quarter observed attack traffic originating in the country, up from 33 percent in the third quarter.

By April 23, 2013

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What US state has the fastest Internet speed? Virginia

Coming in with an average of 13.7 megabits per second, the Southern state boasts the speediest broadband service in the country.

By August 7, 2014

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Want a safe car? Check its cyber safety rating

At the Defcon hackers convention, a security research group proposes an automobile cyber safety rating system that could go far beyond hacking cars.

By August 9, 2014

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Akamai: A third of cyberattacks come from China

The company also says the U.S. still has a long way to go to catch up with No. 1 South Korea in terms of average broadband speed, but the gap narrowed a bit in the third quarter.

By January 23, 2013

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US loses to Germany but World Cup streaming scores big

Streaming of Thursday's key soccer games hits a record for ESPN -- and perhaps for video on the Internet, period.

By June 26, 2014

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The moon has better broadband than you do

Having trouble streaming HD video like many others in the US and elsewhere? New advances mean you might find a better connection on lunar soil.

By May 28, 2014