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How Do Internet Providers in Chicago Handle Inclement Weather

How Do Internet Providers in Chicago Handle Inclement Weather

Posted under: Internet, Illinois, Chicago, RCN, Atlantic Broadband, and 1 more...

Is Chicago’s weather unpredictable? Yes and no. There are parts of the US that have much more chaotic and hard to predict weather patterns, but Chicago definitely gets its fair share of extreme weather. Blame Lake Michigan! Its influence can cause rapid temperature changes that make thunderstorms more intense, cause heavier snowfalls, and overall, make it harder to dress in the morning.

Internet Providers in Chicago

Internet Providers in Chicago

Posted under: Internet, AT&T, Xfinity, Illinois, Chicago, and 1 more...

You might be looking at the internet providers in Chicago and scratching your head. There are tech startups everywhere you turn, more than 60 broadband providers serving the city, and internet service providers advertising fiber and gigabit speeds, but settle in the wrong neighborhood and your broadband options may be extremely limited.

Recent Posts
27 Fascinating Facts About Netflix

27 Fascinating Facts About Netflix

Netflix is a global streaming giant but did you know it started as a DVD rental service? We’ve collected some of the craziest and most interesting statistics and facts about Netflix.

Posted under: Netflix

The Most Popular Search Engine (What Is It?)

The Most Popular Search Engine (What Is It?)

We discuss the most popular search engines around the world from Google to Bing to DuckDuckGo and everything in between. There are also several country specific search engines such as Baidu you might not have heard of.

Posted under: Internet, Facebook, Youtube, Google, Baidu, and 5 more...

Who Invented the Internet - A Full History

Who Invented the Internet - A Full History

The internet is an important part of our lives but have you considered who invented the internet? The history of the internet is complicated and we summarize the timeline and key points in this blog post.

Posted under: Internet and History

9 Popular Phishing Scams (Be Aware)

9 Popular Phishing Scams (Be Aware)

Phishing is a type of cyber crime. Email scams have become more common and increasingly complex. We have summarized some of the most common and most dangerous phishing and email scams you need to be aware of.

Posted under: Online Scams and Email

History of Social Media (It's Younger Than You Think)

History of Social Media (It's Younger Than You Think)

Social media has become a big part of our lives but have you thought about the history of social media? We have summarized it’s story and show you a detailed timeline of social media’s growth in this detailed blog post.

Posted under: Facebook, Social Media, Snapchat, LinkedIn and Twitter