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Chili Palmer

Chili Palmer covers breaking news, satellite internet, mobile connectivity, and streaming services for Previously writing under the name Rebecca Palmer, Chili is passionate about providing accurate and accessible information any time you're trying to connect … whether you already speak geek or just got your first smartphone.

How Do I Get Wi-Fi in My Car?

by and | May 1, 2024 | FAQ

Is car WiFi the same as a mobile hotspot? Find out how it compares and how you can get connected when you’re on the go.

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How to Know If Someone Is Stealing Your Wi-Fi

by and | May 1, 2024 | FAQ

If your home Wi-Fi is slower than it should be, someone might be stealing your bandwidth....

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Best Unlimited Hotspot Plans of 2024

by and | Apr 26, 2024 | Brand Guides

Unlimited hotspot data is hard to find—here are your best options.

Report: Cheapest and Most Expensive States for Internet Service in 2024

by | Apr 24, 2024 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

Americans are counting every dollar these days, but how much you spend on internet—and the speeds...

The Best Mobile Hotspots of 2024

by and | Apr 19, 2024 | Brand Guides

While many phones can become a mobile hotspot for your other devices, having a dedicated mobile hotspot can save your mobile data and keep you connected.

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How Much Internet Speed Do You Need for YouTube?

by and | Apr 10, 2024 | Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides

It is possible to watch YouTube on very slow internet connections, even with download speeds below...

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Got Slow Internet? 4 Cold, Hard Facts (And 6 Solutions to Everyday Errors)

by | Apr 9, 2024 | How-To, Technology

It’s not me, it’s you: Why slow internet isn’t always a problem on your end.

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How fast should your internet be? The FCC now says 100Mbps

by | Mar 14, 2024 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

Download speeds of 25Mbps are no longer fast enough to fully participate in modern society, according...

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What Is Brightspeed and Why Did It Take Over My CenturyLink Internet Plan?

by and | Mar 4, 2024 | Brand Guides

Brightspeed is a new internet provider that recently acquired the DSL customers of Lumen Technologies, the parent company of CenturyLink.

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Which Internet Service Providers Have Data Caps?

by , , and | Feb 8, 2023 | Brand Guides

Data should flow freely like a mountain stream trickling downhill, but some internet providers block that flow after a set limit. We list the internet providers that enforce data caps and those that don’t.