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ipv4

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Net powers: IPv4 is over. All hail IPv6!

Executives from ICANN and beyond watch the last current-generation Internet addresses depart--and warn about consequences of extending the IPv4-based Net.

By February 3, 2011

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IPv4 Internet addresses: 251 blocks down, 5 to go

A total of 33.6 million addresses are on their way to their ultimate users on the Net--meaning the last blocks of IPv4 addresses will be allocated soon. IPv6, hurry up, would ya?

By February 1, 2011

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Silver Spring Networks buys French Internet-of-streetlights company

Streetlight.Vision's software means the US company can add new services like pollution monitoring to its wireless networks.

By May 28, 2014

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Scarcity triggers new restrictions on obtaining Internet addresses

The US and Canada are down to their last 16.7 million Net addresses with today's IPv4 Internet technology. Scarcity is pushing Internet service providers to the next-gen IPv6.

By April 23, 2014

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IPv4 Net addresses now 95 percent used up

In January, 90 percent of Internet addresses were used up. Now that figure stands at 95 percent. Those in charge urge an orderly move to the roomier IPv6 realm.

By October 18, 2010

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Silver Spring to network 75,000 Florida streetlights

Florida Power & Light will link thousands of streetlights in a project geared to improve efficiency and help the utility fix problems sooner.

By March 6, 2014

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Next-gen Net en route: Google's IPv6 traffic exceeds 3 percent

The next-generation Internet plumbing is catching on. That's good news for help carriers, Internet service providers, and companies backing the idea of The Internet of Things.

By February 11, 2014

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ISPs warm to IPv6, but old-era Internet plumbing persists

The next-generation Internet technology is catching on among ISPs and their customers, but efforts to squeeze more life out of IPv4 persist, a survey finds.

By October 8, 2013

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Microsoft-DS no longer hackers' top target

For the first time, Port 445, aka Microsoft-DS, is not the port that hackers target the most.

By October 16, 2013

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Global connection speeds increase to 3.1Mbps in Q1

South Korea had the fastest Internet connection, averaging 14.2Mbps, while the worldwide average climbed to 3.1Mbps in the first quarter, says a report from Akamai.

By July 23, 2013