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John Dilley

With over five years writing about the internet industry, John has developed a deep knowledge of internet providers and technology. Prior to writing professionally, John graduated with a degree in strategic communication from the University of Utah. His education and experience make his writing easy to understand, even when covering complex topics. John’s work has been cited by Xfinity.com, PCMag, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and more.

Switching internet service providers

Switching Internet Service Providers

by | Jul 21, 2020 | Brand Guides, FAQ

Step 1: Understand your internet needs and why you want to switch services
Step 2: Find the costs of canceling your current internet service
Step 3: Find the other Internet Service Providers in your area
Step 4: Pick a provider that matches your needs
Step 5: Call your current ISP
Step 6: Order your new service and schedule an installation date
Step 7: Cancel your old internet service

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The Consumers Guide to Internet Speed

by | Mar 25, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Everything you need to know about internet speed. Cable vs DSL vs Satellite vs Fiber. Latency. How much internet speed do you need? Wi-Fi and home networking. Routers and modems. Is your internet speed fast enough?

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Best Long-Range Routers 2020

by | Feb 26, 2020 | Equipment Guides, Internet Speed Guides

These powerful long-range routers and mesh networking systems will flood your entire home with reliable connectivity and Wi-Fi.

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How Much Speed You Need for Online Gaming

by | Jan 24, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides

The internet speed requirements you need for:

Xbox One
PlayStation 4
Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Wii U
Online gaming on a PC/Mac
| Test your current internet speed
Lag time/latency
Wi-Fi needs

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How Much Should I Be Paying for High-Speed Internet?

by | Jan 17, 2020 | FAQ

The available internet packages will vary greatly by location but on average cost about $50.00 per month for about 100 Mbps of speed. The average advertised package for stand-alone internet service in America is around $50 per month during the initial promotional offer and about $60 per month after the promotional period expires.

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Verizon vs. Xfinity

by | Jan 10, 2020 | Brand Guides, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

Xfinity has the fastest top-tier package, but Verizon has better upload speeds for gaming. Which provider is right for you?

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Best Satellite Internet Providers for 2020

by | Nov 8, 2019 | Brand Guides, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

A detailed comparison of the top satellite internet providers in the nation and what plans and pricing are available in your area. This article compares HughesNet, ViaSat, WildBlue, EarthLink…

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Best Graphics Cards: Get Crystal Clear Gaming

by | Apr 12, 2019 | Equipment Guides, Gaming

Looking for smooth gameplay? It’s in the cards. Latest and GreatestBest for Future GamesBest for Current...

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The Most Popular Netflix Show in Each State for 2018

by | Jan 2, 2019 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment, Streaming Guides

From the action-packed punches of the Marvel shows to the sci-fi suspense of Stranger Things, these...

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How to Build an Epic Gaming PC

by | Nov 30, 2018 | Equipment Guides, Gaming

All the components you need to build your own budget gaming computer for less than $1,000, or a badass gaming computer with all the added features.

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The States with the Most Hacktivism Incidents

by | Nov 2, 2018 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

With the fall election fervor at full volume, we looked at a quieter way people influence elections—hacktivism. Using 2017 FBI crime reports, we discovered the states where hacktivism may play a role in the 2018 elections.

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Upgrade Your Gear: The 5 Best Gaming PCs for 2018

by | Oct 31, 2018 | Equipment Guides, Gaming

The Top 5 PCs for Gaming are:
CORSAIR ONE ELITE – Intel Core i7 8700K
Dell Alienware Aurora R7 VR – Intel Core i7 8700K
ZOTAC MEK1 – Intel Core i7-7700
Dell XPS Tower Special Edition 8930 – Intel Core i7-8700
CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme VR – Intel Core i5-8400

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