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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.

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See Each State’s Online Guilty Pleasure for 2018

by | Sep 17, 2018 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

From gluttony and lust to greed and envy, our earthly desires can be explored to new depths thanks to the internet. But which of the seven deadly sins is your state after?

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What the World Is Watching on Netflix

Netflix: What the World Is Watching in 2018

by | Sep 13, 2018 | Featured, Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

Entertainment tastes are often shaped by culture and geography, so we used Google Trends data to see which Netflix shows have sparked the most interest in each country around the globe in 2018.

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Spectrum vs Windstream

Spectrum vs. Windstream

by | Aug 27, 2018 | Provider Comparisons (Versus)

Choose Spectrum for a satisfying customer experience and a smooth installation process. Choose Windstream for rural connectivity or if its fiber-optic internet is available in your area.

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spectrum vs frontier

Spectrum vs. Frontier

by | Aug 15, 2018 | Provider Comparisons (Versus)

Frontier is more affordable, but customers love Spectrum. Which one is right for you?

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Best Gigabit Ethernet Switches

by | Jun 20, 2018 | Equipment Guides, FAQ, Technology

Ethernet switches are essentially a way to create more wired connections for your home network, while routers connect your home to the main internet network. The top 4 gigabit ethernet switches to boost your internet are:
NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000
TP-Link 24-Port
TP-Link 8-Port
TP-Link 5-Port

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Switching internet service providers

Switching Internet Service Providers

by | Jun 18, 2018 | 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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Why does my internet slow down at night?

by | Jun 4, 2018 | FAQ, Featured, Internet Speed Guides

Nightly traffic on your ISP’s network may cause a data backup in your modem or router, which slows down your home Wi-Fi network. Another possible explanation is that your household may be attempting to use more data than your equipment can handle.

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20 Photos That Will Make You Want to Move to Silicon Slopes Immediately

by | May 29, 2018 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

These twenty photos highlight the scenic beauty and proximity to world-class recreation that’s led thousands to flock to the up-and-coming Silicon Slopes.

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The Most Popular Netflix Show in Each State

by | Apr 19, 2018 | Industry Exclusive/Entertainment

Fourteen states had favorite shows that no other state had, and ten more shared their favorite show with just one other state. This means that while fifteen states consistently googled Orange Is the New Black, the remaining states enjoyed a variety of favorites.

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Best High-Speed Internet Routers for Online Gaming

by | Apr 11, 2018 | Equipment Guides, FAQ

When it comes to online gaming, there’s no time for ping, lag, or jitter. Gamers require instantaneous optimal performance to stay alive and support their teammates. Look no further to find out the best routers for Xbox One or PlayStation 4 (PS4).

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