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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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AT&T vs. Xfinity

by | Feb 22, 2021 | Provider Comparisons (Versus)

AT&T is a perfect choice for customers who want fast speeds and strong customer service. Xfinity is best for those that need even faster speeds over a wider coverage area.

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Bandwidth vs. Latency: What is the Difference?

by | Feb 17, 2021 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Two words that you’ll hear a lot when discussing internet service are “bandwidth” and “latency.” But...

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Which Internet Service Providers Have Data Caps?

by | Jan 29, 2021 | Brand Guides

Find out which Internet Service Providers have unlimited data and which providers have data caps and overage fees.

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Best Modem/Router Combos 2021

by | Dec 16, 2020 | Equipment Guides, Featured

The Very Best Modem/Router Combos:
Motorola MG7700
ARRIS SURFboard SBG7580AC
NETGEAR Nighthawk C7000
NETGEAR C3700
Motorola MD1600

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AT&T vs. Spectrum

by | Nov 12, 2020 | Provider Comparisons (Versus)

AT&T is perfect for speed demons who don’t want to pay too much. Spectrum offers a faster average speed over its coverage area, thanks to extensive cable infrastructure.

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AT&T vs. Cox

by | Nov 4, 2020 | Provider Comparisons (Versus)

Get Cox for faster internet speeds. Get AT&T for superior TV service with DIRECTV and better customer service. When it comes to internet service, speed is a primary concern.

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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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Xfinity vs. Spectrum

by | Jul 30, 2020 | Brand Guides, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

Choose Xfinity for wide availability and some of the fastest speeds on the market. Choose Spectrum for a good customer experience and unlimited data.

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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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AT&T vs. Frontier

by | Jun 29, 2020 | Provider Comparisons (Versus)

These two internet providers both have a huge presence. We compare both in categories like cost/value, availability, customer satisfaction and speed.

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How to Find Wi-Fi Hotspots

by | Apr 30, 2020 | 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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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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