Bots overrunning human traffic on the Internet

Beancounters at the security outfit Incapsula have added up all their numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that 61.5 percent of all website traffic is now generated by bots.

Internet traffic to quadruple in next four years

The web is getting busier and busier, says Cisco, with the amount of traffic in 2016 set to hit 1.3 zettabytes – that's a trillion gigabytes to you and me.

Cisco sees 15 billion connected devices by 2015

Global Internet traffic will reach a staggering 966 exabytes (one exabyte equals a quintillion bytes or 1,024 petabytes) by 2015, as the number of connected devices hits 15 billion.

Report: China hijacked and re-routed US-based Internet traffic

China Telecom recently hijacked and re-routed a "significant portion" of Internet traffic - including data from the US military, civilian organizations, commercial entities and government networks.