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Heavier the Internet use, higher the blood pressure risk in teens

 As per a recent study, teens, who spend hours on the Internet may be at risk for high blood pressure.

Internet use to drive 1.4% rise in global media consumption

Internet use to drive 1.4% rise in global media consumption

People around the world are likely to spend more than eight hours a day consuming media this year, according to a report.

China tightens rules on Internet use, online comments

China announced on Wednesday that users of blogs and chat rooms will be required to register their names with operators and promise in writing to avoid challenging the Communist political system, further tightening control over Internet use.

Internet can help reduce depression among elderly

A new research that followed the lives of thousands of retired older Americans for six years, found that Internet use among the elderly can reduce the chances of depression by more than 30 percent.

Google asks India to embrace transparency in Internet use

Asserting that Internet freedom will help attack corruption, Google`s Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has asked India to embrace "transparency and openness" of the web that will have a potentially game-changing impact on governance.

Google asks India to embrace transparency in Internet use

Asserting that Internet freedom will help attack corruption, Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has asked India to embrace "transparency and openness" of the web that will have a potentially game-changing impact on governance.

Soon, internet without servers!

Scientists have designed a revolutionary architecture that aims to make the internet more "social" by eliminating the need to connect to servers and enabling all content to be accessed on a peer-to-peer basis.

15% in US shun Internet; most intend to stay offline

The survey found 34 percent of the offline Americans said the Internet is not relevant to them, that they are not interested, do not want to use it, or have no need for it.

Internet use may help in dealing with depression: Study

Mental health experts have analysed that the increased popularity of Internet use can be considered as helpful in easing depression.

Internet use can reduce fear of cancer

Those searching online for health information are more informed and more positive about their chances in the fight against cancer - according to a study.

China's search engine market reaches $877 million

The size of China's search engine market hit 5.53 billion yuan (USD 877 million) in the first quarter of 2012, according to new statistics.

Ageing MI5 spies struggle with Internet use

British officials have decided to launch a redundancy programme after some of the veteran intelligence officers of MI5 were said to be struggling with the use of Internet.