Category: FAQ

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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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How to Get Free Internet: Everything You Need to Know

by | Apr 22, 2020 | FAQ

What internet providers offer free internet for your home? Browse free internet options for students, seniors, or low income households.

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Are There Programs Available to Help Make Internet Service More Affordable?

by | Apr 20, 2020 | Brand Guides, FAQ

Find out about available government assistance programs, income based programs and ISP low income family plans to help make internet service more affordable.

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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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How to Choose an Internet Service Provider

by | Mar 3, 2020 | FAQ, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

1. Find internet providers in your area.
2. Compare plans, pricing, speeds, and more.
3. Discover how much internet speed you need.
4. Test your current internet speed.
5. Know if you’re switching providers and cost of early termination.
6. Choose your internet provider.

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DSL vs. Cable: Which Is Right for You?

by | Feb 17, 2020 | FAQ, Provider Comparisons (Versus)

DSL ●3 Mbps–115 Mbps ●About $20–$70/mo. ●Prices locked for 1–2 yrs. View DSL Providers Cable ●10...

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How Can I Tell If My Internet Is Being Throttled by My ISP?

by | Feb 4, 2020 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides

Find out how to tell if your internet is being throttled, other reasons your internet speed slows down, and what to do if you’re being throttled by your ISP.

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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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Bandwidth vs. Latency: What is the Difference?

by | Dec 23, 2019 | 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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How to Stream on Twitch: Everything You Need

by | Oct 7, 2019 | Equipment Guides, FAQ, Gaming

With over 1.2 million average viewers at a time, the streaming platform Twitch has exploded in...

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4 Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

by | Sep 17, 2019 | FAQ, Featured

The internet is incredible, but it can be terrifying—especially if you're a parent. Not only is...

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