Category: FAQ

How Much Speed Do I Need to Stream Music?

by | Nov 20, 2017 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides | 1 

Streaming music doesn’t require much bandwidth—almost all current internet speeds are more than fast enough to...

Read more

What is a Backhaul?

by | Oct 15, 2017 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides | 0 

When it comes to wireless internet access, you hear the term backhaul a lot.  Supposedly a…

Read more

How Much Speed Do I Need to Stream Video?

by | Aug 21, 2017 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides | 2 

How much internet speed you need to stream: Netflix | Apple TV | Hulu | Amazon Video | YouTube | Sling™ TV | PlayStation™ Vue | HBO GO | SHOWTIME® Streaming Service | STARZ OBSESSABLE | DIRECTV NOW | VUDU | Crackle | CinemaNow | Acorn TV

Read more

How to Log In to Your Router

by | Aug 3, 2017 | Equipment Guides, FAQ | 1 

1. Once you know your router’s IP address, you can easily access your router. 2. Open your web browser and type your IP address into the address bar. It will look something like the following: http://123.456.789.123

Read more

6 Ways to Help Avoid Data Overage Charges

by | Jul 10, 2017 | FAQ | 1 

1. Check your Plan
2. Data Overage May Be Good
3. Reduce Your Data Usage
4. Use Wi-Fi
5. Roaming
6. Monitoring

Read more

Improve Your Wi-Fi Speed in 10 Simple Steps

by | Jul 10, 2017 | Equipment Guides, FAQ, Internet Speed Guides | 1 

This article will walk you through every step you need to take to get the most out of your Wi-Fi—and you don’t have to be a network administrator to understand it. I’m not and I was able to use these steps to improve the speed of my parents’ Wi-Fi network by 25%.

Read more

How to Bring the Internet with You All Summer

by | Jul 5, 2017 | FAQ | 0 

In this post, we’ll walk you through how satellite internet and hotspots—including smartphone tethering—can help you stay connected during your summer vacation or while working remotely.

Read more

How to Get Wireless Internet in Every Room of Your Home

by | Jun 7, 2017 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides | 4 

How can I boost my Wi-Fi signal? With the right speed, router, and accessories like extenders and adapters, you can receive the Wi-Fi coverage you want and need. We’ve collected five ways to extend the Wi-Fi signal throughout your home, beginning with a short discussion on internet speed and connectivity. With one or more of these steps in place, it’s possible to get the Wi-Fi coverage you want.

Read more

Step 1: Becoming a Digital Nomad—Creating Your Exit Strategy

by | Apr 26, 2017 | FAQ | 2 

So you made up your mind: you decided to become a digital nomad! If you haven’t done so already, your first step to leaving the status quo behind is creating and executing a thoughtful exit strategy.

Read more

How to Self-Install Cox

by | Apr 14, 2017 | Brand Guides, FAQ | 5 

Cox Communications serves approximately twenty-one million customers in eighteen different states. Its broadcast coverage, which includes…

Read more

How to Self-Install Suddenlink Internet

by | Mar 29, 2017 | Brand Guides, FAQ | 2 

Suddenlink Communications provides cable, TV, and telephone service throughout the United States. This Internet Service Provider…

Read more

Bandwidth vs. Latency: What is the Difference?

by | Mar 16, 2017 | FAQ | 1 

At we commonly get asked, “Why is my internet so slow?” Many factors can contribute…

Read more
Back to top

This site is a U.S. Consumer site. You can learn more about our site and privacy policy here.