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Moving Season Has Arrived. Is Your Internet Fast Enough to Keep Up?

Summary: Moving season is starting up all over the country. And with a red-hot housing market, you’ll want internet fast enough to keep up with the search (and everything else). We’ve got the late ...
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What’s the Difference Between Upload Speed and Download Speed?

Summary: If you’ve ever been on the market for a new internet plan, you probably know all about download speeds. Download speeds are the number that’s advertised along with your plan (like 500 Mbp ...
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A Quick Guide to Cryptocurrency and the Internet Speed You Need

Summary: Cryptocurrency is on a lot of people’s minds — and if the question on your mind is simply, “What is cryptocurrency?” or “Do I need to care about cryptocurrency?” — you’re not ...
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Is There a Difference Between Internet Cookies vs. Cache?

Summary: Ever wondered what the difference is between internet cookies and cache (pronounced “cash”)? We’ll walk you through each, what makes them different, and how they work together to make y ...
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The Difference Between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz WiFi Frequencies

Summary: Just like you have choices when it comes to your internet service, you also have choices about your WiFi network frequency. And when it comes to 2.4 GHz vs. 5 GHz, the best choice depends on ...
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Is 100 Mbps Fast Enough for Your Needs?

Summary: It’s one of the most popular internet plans… but how fast is 100 Mbps? We’ll cover how to know if it’s fast enough for you and whether 100 Mbps is fast enough for gaming and strea ...
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Curious About High-Speed Internet? Broadband Internet Explained

Summary: Broadband internet is a widely used term, and sometimes it’s used as a synonym for high-speed internet. But while it’s defined by the FCC, a growing number of people argue that the requir ...
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Learn How Bad Weather Like Rain, Wind, and Heat Can Affect Your WiFi and Internet Connection

Summary: Have you ever wondered if wind can affect WiFi? Or how heat interferes with WiFi? You’re in the right place. We’ve got the answers to how weather affects different types of connection, an ...
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How to Get Free or Affordable Internet

Summary: Finding internet that doesn’t break the bank can feel tough. We’ve rounded up our top tips for choosing an internet plan that fits your life and your budget, and ways you can get help. Re ...