Google Maps is Testing New Traffic Light Feature | Tempemail

Sourced from Shutterstock. Google has confirmed that it is testing a new feature that’ll show Google Maps users the location of traffic lights. In a statement reported by The Verge, Google says “To help people stay better informed on the road, we’re testing a Google Maps feature on Android that shows Continue Reading

GovCMS withstands massive COVID traffic spikes – Strategy – Cloud – Software – Storage- Tempemail

Government websites using the hosting and content management system GovCMS withstood record traffic during the height of COVID-19, as Australians scrambled to find reliable sources of information. At the peak of the public health response, the open source Drupal-based platform, which government agencies are increasingly using for their web channels, Continue Reading

Liverpool City Council taps edge analytics for people and traffic movement – Strategy – Projects – Hardware – Networking – Software- Tempemail

Source: Liverpool City Council Liverpool City Council in Sydney’s west is analysing CCTV imagery with deep learning algorithms and edge computing in a bid to understand pedestrian and traffic movements. The city in Sydney’s southwest has partnered with the Digital Living Lab (DLL) – part of the University of Wollongong’s Continue Reading

NBN Co expects to sustain some of its traffic uplift – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co is expecting to sustain some of the uplift in the amount of traffic running across its network post-COVID, a prediction that could make it harder for the company to completely wind back bandwidth bonuses laid on since March. The network builder and operator has provided retail service providers Continue Reading

Mobile Data Traffic in Africa to Grow 12 Times by 2025 | Tempemail

Sourced from Getty Images. Mobile data traffic in Sub-Saharan Africa is estimated to grow by 12 times the current figures with total traffic increasing from 0.33 Exabytes (EB) per month to 4EB by 2025. At the same time, average traffic per individual smartphone is expected to reach 7.1GB over this Continue Reading

Don’t click on the traffic lights: upstart competitor challenges Google’s anti-bot tool | Technology

The days of clicking on traffic lights to prove you are not a robot could be ending after Google’s decision to charge for the tool prompted one of the web’s biggest infrastructure firms to ditch it for a competitor. “Captcha” – an awkward acronym for “completely automated public Turing test Continue Reading

COVID-19 News: Facebook is Suffering Amidst Huge Spike in Traffic | Tempemail

Sourced from Dialogue Pakistan Facebook is struggling under a massive spike in usage across the globe due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, says the company in a blog post on Tuesday. The majority of this new usage is concentrated on private messaging and video calling, tools that Facebook manages but Continue Reading

Facebook has seen a surge in traffic because of the coronavirus, but its ad business is suffering

In a nutshell: Like so many online services, Facebook has seen a surge in usage since the coronavirus lockdowns. It might sound like good news for the company, but the increases are concentrated on its private messaging and video calling, which it doesn’t monetize, and its ad business is suffering Continue Reading

NBN Co to unmeter over 70 percent of traffic on Sky Muster Plus – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co will permanently unmeter all internet traffic bar “video streaming and VPN” on its Sky Muster Plus service, with the government saying as much as 70 percent of usage will now be covered. The network builder also significantly boosted data quota for users on its standard Sky Muster satellite Continue Reading

NBN Co to unmeter around 70 percent of traffic on Sky Muster Plus – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co will permanently unmeter all internet traffic bar “video streaming and VPN” on its Sky Muster Plus service, with the government saying as much as 70 percent of usage will now be covered. The network builder also significantly boosted data quota for users on its standard Sky Muster satellite Continue Reading