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Category: FAQ

How Much Speed Do I Need to Stream Video?

by | May 10, 2024 | FAQ, Internet Speed Guides, Streaming Guides

How much speed do you need for your streaming service? We give you recommended speeds for Netflix, Apple TV+, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, Disney+, Sling™ TV, HBO® GO and more.

Internet Bills Increase as Congress lets ACP Funding Run Out

by | May 1, 2024 | FAQ

After months of Congressional deadlock, the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) has run out of funds. This means that internet prices will be rising for many households as the subsidy ends.

How Do I Get Wi-Fi in My Car?

by | May 1, 2024 | FAQ

Is car WiFi the same as a mobile hotspot? Find out how it compares and how you can get connected when you’re on the go.

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How to Know If Someone Is Stealing Your Wi-Fi

by | May 1, 2024 | FAQ

If your home Wi-Fi is slower than it should be, someone might be stealing your bandwidth....

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How to Find Free Public Wi-Fi Hotspots

by | Apr 30, 2024 | FAQ, 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?

New York Law Mandates $15 Broadband

by | Apr 30, 2024 | FAQ

A federal appeals court overturned the block of New York’s Affordable Broadband Act, which requires providers to offer $15 low-income broadband plans. This ruling comes on the heels of the FCC restoring net neutrality protections and just days before the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) runs out of funds.

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Best Routers and Access Points for Business in 2024

by | Apr 30, 2024 | Equipment Guides, FAQ

We tested over a dozen routers and access points to select the best for your business needs.

The Best Gaming Routers in 2024

by | Apr 29, 2024 | Equipment Guides, FAQ

Gamers don’t have time for lag or jitter. Gamers have better things to do than fall behind the competition because their router can’t keep up. We tested over a dozen routers to see which ones can best handle your elite online gameplay. Pew pew.

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How to Log In to Your Router

by | Apr 24, 2024 | Equipment Guides, FAQ

Logging in to your router, gateway, or mesh system is easy. We show you how.

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How to Connect Your Computer to Your Router with a Wired Connection

by | Apr 23, 2024 | FAQ

If you’re setting up your own router or trying to fix an issue with your network, there’s a lot to learn about what cables you’ll need and how to use them.

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How to Get Home Internet on Your Wi-Fi Devices

by | Apr 19, 2024 | Equipment Guides, FAQ, Technology

Have all your equipment but don’t know where to start? Our guide walks you through the setup.

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The 6 Best Apps for Making Internet Calls 2024

by | Apr 18, 2024 | FAQ, How-To

The type of service or app you need to make calls on the internet squarely depends...