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Top 12 Tips and Tricks for Your Mobile Phone

Summary: We’re spending more time (and money) on our phones than ever. So, you might as well make sure you’re using it as efficiently as possible. We’ve rounded up the top 12 tips for your phone ...
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How to Find the Best Internet Provider: For Streamers, Gamers, and Students

Summary: When you’re in the market for a new internet service provider, it can be hard to know where to start. What questions should you ask? How do you know what to look for? We’ve got you covere ...
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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?

Updated 5/16/22 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 ...
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How to Get Great High-Speed Internet on Vacation

Updated 4/18/22 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 y ...