Yes, solar storms are on the rise, but don’t lose sleep over an “internet apocalypse.”

Despite what many headlines have said, there is no internet apocalypse on the horizon. Concerns about such a long-running catastrophe began spreading across social media platforms not long after a 2021 study titled “Solar Superstorms: Planning for an Internet Apocalypse” suggested a major solar storm could severely damage internet wires. , especially those submarines that … Read more

Amid Global Rise Of Internet Outages, Internet Society Launches ‘NetLoss’ Calculator To Measure Economic Impact

Amid Global Rise Of Internet Outages, Internet Society Launches 'NetLoss' Calculator To Measure Economic Impact

Innovative NetLoss Calculator Uses Unique Econometric Framework To Provide A New Level Of Accuracy In Estimating The Impact Of Internet Outages Around The World WASHINGTON, June 28, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Internet company today launched the NetLoss Calculator, a revolutionary tool that measures the economic impact of Internet outages around the world. Hosted at Internet … Read more