Learn more about Internet shutdown events occurring around the world and find out more about the economic and human impact of these actions.
Learn more about adoption rates for some of the key technologies that are essential for the continued growth and evolution of the global Internet.
In the News
- Facebook Has Good MANRS. Mistakes Still Happen – MANRS
- Understanding How Facebook Disappeared from the Internet – Cloudflare
- Facebook Outage Analysis – ThousandEyes
- The Open Internet on the Brink: Economic and Social Costs of Restrictions – The Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
- The Battle for control of Afghanistan’s Internet – Wired
Read the latest blog posts on the Pulse Blog:
HTTP/3 Adoption is Driving Huge Gains for Microsoft
One of the ‘enabling’ technologies that we track on Internet Society Pulse is the latest version of the protocol that underpins the web, namely HTTP/3. In addition to powering the web, HTTP is increasingly used to transfer data between Internet-connected devices of all kinds. In a recent Technical community update, Nick Banks highlighted the huge […]
HTTPS is (Almost) Everywhere So Goodbye HTTPS Everywhere!
The latest development in the HTTPS deployment success story has seen the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) declare “Victory!” and move on. EFF have announced that because HTTPS is actually everywhere, the HTTPS Everywhere browser plug-in is no longer needed and they are preparing for its deprecation. After the end of this year, the browser extension […]
Welcome Cloudflare, OONI and W3Techs
The Internet Society Pulse platform provides curated insights into the overall health, availability, and evolution of the Internet. This quarter, we’re excited to announce that we have three new Data Partners – Cloudflare, OONI and W3Techs. Cloudflare: Bolstering Internet Shutdowns Data To help everyone gain deeper, data-driven insight into the Internet, we need to present […]