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Bullying in the U.S.: By the Numbers

Did you know that October is National Bullying Prevention Month? Like so many things, bullying has moved online, too, in recent years. Here’s what’s happening. If you’re worried abou ...
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What Does High-Speed Internet Have to Do with the Cloud?

Summary: The internet’s cloud system can be a source of confusion. Between all the different acronyms and functions, it’s easy to get lost. EarthLink has your back. We’ll discuss what exactly th ...
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Browser Privacy: Browsers & Settings to Maximize Your Security

Summary: You know the cornerstones of online security, from using a strong password to thinking twice before posting private information on public social media. But there’s a less obvious element to ...
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Hard Drive or Cloud: The Best Ways to Save Your Digital Life

Summary: So you know organizing your files is important. But are you wondering if they really need to be backed up? Or how exactly you choose between a flash drive, external hard drive, or the cloud? ...
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How to Choose a Wireless Router

Summary: Choosing your wireless router can seem almost as complicated as choosing your high-speed internet plan. While there are a ton of options on the market, you’ll want to ensure it’s comp ...
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What’s the Difference Between WiFi and Wireless Internet?

Summary: Wireless home internet and WiFi sound a lot alike, and both have to do with connecting you to the web. We’re here to explain the differences, how you can have both, and what cell towers hav ...
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How to Get Great High-Speed Internet on Vacation

Summary: Wherever you’re headed, high-speed internet is probably a factor. And, if you’re renting your home out, you can bet it’s a factor for potential renters, too. So how do you get a reliabl ...
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5 Ways to Secure Your Smart Home Devices

Summary: With these tips, your home isn’t the only one getting smarter. While there’s no straightforward answer to just how hackable each individual smart device is, you can think of every connect ...

Why Email Privacy Is Important

Summary: Staying secure is an important part of your high-speed internet access. One place where privacy is often overlooked, though, is your email. If you’re using a free email provider, chances ar ...