Internet

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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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Top 5 Online Research Resources to Ace Your Papers

Summary: School is in full swing, and if you’re a student, that means research papers and projects are probably on your to-do list. But how do you know where to start finding reliable information? A ...
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3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Remote Tech Tool

Summary: Ever wondered what exactly remote tech support is? Or if it’s actually safe to give a stranger control over your device? We break down the aptly-named tool, how to stay secure if you’re u ...
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Email Phishing 101: What Exactly is Email Phishing?

Summary: Protecting your personal information online can feel like a full-time job. But once you know what you’re looking for, things get considerably easier. Email phishing, for example, is one way ...
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How to Improve Your WiFi Signal in Your Apartment or Dorm Room

Summary: Moving into dorm or apartment is a rite of passage for many of us. But slow, unreliable internet doesn’t have to be. Learn how to watch for signs of weak WiFi signals, where to put your rou ...
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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 is a Digital Footprint?: 5 Ways to Protect Your Kids Online

As a parent, you’re responsible for teaching your child so many things about the world — from how to tie shoelaces to how to be a good friend. One new thing that parents in the past never had to d ...
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Back to School and the Internet: Trends for 2021

The end of the summer holiday is always bittersweet. As students (and parents) get ready for school to start back up, it’s a mix of finishing up summer adventures and stocking up on notebooks and pe ...
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The Empty Nester’s Guide to the Internet

Summary: If you’ve got exciting things happening in your life, like kids moving out or starting a new side gig, yay! But it might be time to think about your high-speed internet plan. From the devic ...