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Dave Schafer

Dave has written professionally for tech companies and consumer technology sites for nearly five years, with a special focus on TV and internet. He uses his industry expertise to help readers at HighSpeedInternet.com get the most out of their services. No matter the project, he prefers his coffee black (the stronger, the better).

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Best Firewall Routers of 2022

by | May 26, 2022 | Equipment Guides

Best overall NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 Price: $424.97 7,200 Max throughput 6 Ethernet ports View on Amazon...

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How to Find Wi-Fi Hotspots

by | Mar 29, 2022 | FAQ, Featured, Technology

It’s hard to get anything done in today’s world without an internet connection. Fortunately, free public Wi-Fi has been popping up all over the country, saving us all from draining our data plans. Known as hotspots, these helpful connections make getting Wi-Fi access on the go easy. But how exactly does a hotspot work? And how can you find one near you?

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Bandwidth vs. Latency: What is the Difference?

by | Jul 15, 2021 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

The terms “bandwidth” and “latency” are always front and center when reading about or discussing an...

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HBO vs. HBO Max: Which One Should You Get?

by | Aug 18, 2020 | Streaming Guides

With HBO Max’s debut at the end of May 2020, we build a guide with everything you need to know about the new service and how it compares to other HBO on-demand services.

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Your Guide to Spectrum Internet Installation

by | Jul 27, 2020 | Brand Guides, Equipment Guides

Whether you’re in the market for a new Internet Service Provider (ISP) and considering Spectrum or you’ve already shopped around and made your choice, the next step is clear: ordering your service and installing it. We’ll walk you through the process of both self-installation and professional installation of Spectrum service. We’ll also talk about equipment and whether you’re better off renting from Spectrum or buying your own.

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Your Guide to AT&T Internet Installation

by | Mar 30, 2020 | Brand Guides, Equipment Guides

In this guide, we’ll take a look at the nitty-gritty of the AT&T installation process, how to decide if self-installation is right for you, and whether you should rent or buy your equipment. And if you already know what info you’re looking for, use the quick links below to jump right to it.

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HBO vs. Netflix

by | Feb 19, 2020 | Provider Comparisons (Versus), Streaming Guides

HBO or Netflix: Which is better? Both have powerhouse originals and on-demand streaming, but it depends on...

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Best Wireless Mice 2020

by | Jan 8, 2020 | Equipment Guides, Technology

Find your way to clicking bliss. Best OverallBest Wireless Gaming MouseBest Wireless Mouse under $20Best Portable...

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Best Laptops for 2020: Upgrade with Our Advice

by | Jan 6, 2020 | Equipment Guides, Technology

Best Overall LaptopBest Apple LaptopBest Affordable LaptopBest Gaming LaptopDell XPS 13MacBook ProASUS Chromebook FlipMSI GS65 Stealth...

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Netflix vs. Hulu

by | Dec 16, 2019 | Brand Guides, Provider Comparisons (Versus), Streaming Guides

Netflix is the original streaming king, but can it keep Hulu from stealing the crown? Jump...

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Internet of Things and Cloud Computing: What You Need to Know

by | Jul 26, 2019 | FAQ, Featured, Technology

The Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing are two of the biggest tech buzzwords of...

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