Nuco’s Aion network provides a way to communicate between multiple blockchains

As blockchains begin to gain in popularity, a need is developing to enable them to communicate with one another. That would require a networking infrastructure to facilitate that communication, and th

Network analytics startup Kentik pulls in $23M Series B

TradingView, a community for chart-obsessed investors, moves into new markets

Data-driven investor community TradingView has hit one million monthly active users and is expanding globally to under-served markets. TechCrunch last covered TradingView in 2012 when the site was se

Apple Patents Crowdsourced Tracking Of Mobile Network Dead Spots

Apple has a new patent granted today by the USPTO (via AppleInsider) that details a method by which it can detect and keep track of mobile network dead zones via crowdsourced information. The technolo

The Server Needs To Die To Save The Internet

Do we have the Internet we deserve? There's an argument to say that yes, we absolutely do. Given web users' general reluctance to pay for content. We are of course, paying. Just not with cold hard cas

NSA Reportedly Intercepts And Alters Routers And Servers Exported From U.S. To Facilitate Surveillance

A new report from NSA leak story breaker Glenn Greenwald claims the U.S.-based National Security Agency actually intercepts and alters routers and server hardware exported from the U.S. to implant the

The Curse Of The Network Effect

<b>Editor's Note:</b><em> Nir Eyal writes about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business for <a target="_blank" href=""></a> and on his blog <a targ

Google Needs To Bring Emerging Markets Online To Grow Its Business Opportunities In The Next 10 years

The <a target="_blank" href="">WSJ has reported</a> that Google is participating in discus

Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Experiencing Major, Prolonged Outage [Update: It’s Back!]

Canadian wireless and internet provider Rogers is currently experiencing a widespread, continued outage of services on both its cellular and cable home internet data networks, according to various use

INTRO Wants To Be The LinkedIn Of The Ambient Location Apps

Just when you thought this space couldn't get any more saturated, yet another ambient location app throws its hat into the ring as SXSW prepares to kick off. Introducing <a href="

Sony Reports Massive Hack Attempt On Networks: 93,000 Accounts Affected Globally

<a href="">Sony</a> is suffering from yet another hack attempt on its networks. But this time, the company seems to be better prepared, and apparently all credit ca

Netgear ReadyNas Ultra to transform local storage, but it’s not cheap

<img src="" />New from Netgear, this networked storage isn’t like <em>your</em> networked storage. While is does have all

Review: Iomega StorCenter ix2-200 NAS

<img src="" align="left">With the dollar to terabyte ratio decreasing every day, there's no excuse for not having adequate digital sto

Review: Colasoft Capsa network analyzer

<img src="" alt="matrix-view2" title="matrix-view2" />Chances are, if you're in charge of supporting a network of any size, you'll

Video Review: IOGEAR USB Net ShareStation

Looking to share USB devices across your home network? Got $80? Then pick up the IOGEAR USB Net ShareStation. The product’s website says, “Users may not achieve optimum audio/video streaming perfo

ShareStation: network sharing for your USB devices

IOGEAR’s ShareStation costs $80 and allows you to share USB devices. Smart, huh? You can share just about any USB-based device across multiple computers that are connected to the same network. I

Iomega Launches Two New Home Network Drives

Iomega today announced two new networked hard drives that come with an Ethernet-jack in the back of each device. The drives come with either 320GB or 500GB of storage and feature a brushed aluminum ca

iPhone Partially Unlocked

Gizmodo is reporting that the hackers at the iPhone Dev Wiki have successfully unlocked the iPhone…partially. You can’t use that T-Mobile account just yet, but you can use any AT&T SIM

Belkin Network USB Hub Review

Today we take a look at Belkin’s new Network USB Hub which claims to be the most easily configured wireless USB hub on the market — you could probably also say it’s the only wireless