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All The Extras: Hidden Fees By Provider

All The Extras: Hidden Fees By Provider

The cost of your internet service, or your bundle if you are getting multiple services, is usually pretty clear cut. However, have you noticed your total bill creeping up? Or were you surprised when the bill for your first month came in? Hidden fees are, unfortunately, a staple with most providers. We break them down here, so you can see what you might encounter after you sign up.

The Latest on Net Neutrality – Where Are We In 2021?

The Latest on Net Neutrality – Where Are We In 2021?

Net neutrality has fallen from the public debate in recent times, probably as the COVID-19 pandemic has completely disrupted life as we know it. In case your attention has been elsewhere (and we wouldn't blame you if it was), here's where we stand in the world of net neutrality in 2021.

Privacy in the Digital Age: What's At Stake and How to Protect Yourself

Privacy in the Digital Age: What's At Stake and How to Protect Yourself

There's no doubting that we live in an era unlike any other in human history. Technology has always driven human progress, and our lives almost always change in response to the latest tools we have at our fingertips. All of this change in such a short time means there are a lot of unanswered questions. One of the biggest of all of these questions is: what has the internet done to privacy?

What Exactly Is 5G? Everything You Need to Know in 2021

What Exactly Is 5G? Everything You Need to Know in 2021

While there was so much that went on in the world last year (as well as this year so far), we should not forget that there are constant technological developments that allow us to better communicate and interact with each other. Last year, 4G mobile technology was a crucial part of that, and we saw the expansion of that generation into nearly every aspect of our lives but what about the next generation, 5G?

Should You Cut The Cord in 2021?

Should You Cut The Cord in 2021?

Posted under: Cable

The pandemic made 2020 a year like no other, but one thing that remained constant is that people continued to drop their cable subscriptions. The number of people who cut the cord increased in 2020 compared to 2019, bringing the total number of cord-cutters in the United States to 31.2 million. Whether or not this was part of some larger trend or somehow stimulated by the pandemic and the seemingly endless quarantines remains to be seen. Yet one thing remains clear: the cable companies are in trouble.

Internet Censorship in 2021: Where The World Stands Today

Internet Censorship in 2021: Where The World Stands Today

Posted under: Internet

With all that is going on in the world right now, it can be tough to keep up with every cause, every important issue, and every detail that is just under the radar but can still have a big impact on your life. Nevertheless, internet censorship is something that anyone who uses an internet connection (and even many who do not) should be concerned with. If you are reading this, then by some standards, you are lucky. If you are reading this, you may still have some say and control over how the internet is regu

The Best Movie Streaming Sites for 2021

The Best Movie Streaming Sites for 2021

Posted under: Netflix, Amazon Video and Hulu

Watching moves has always been fun, but with entertainment options still limited due to the ongoing pandemic, they've become even more special. For many, this time has been an opportunity to finally watch all those titles that have been on the list for years or to try out new genres. However, as you've probably realized, one of the biggest roadblocks to watching lots of movies is accessing them.

18 Fascinating Statistics About Smartphone Usage

18 Fascinating Statistics About Smartphone Usage

Posted under: Internet

Smartphones have become a part of our daily existence. For most of us, we don't do anything in life without them, and we feel disconnected or out of touch when we go long periods without using our phones. A big reason for this is simply how convenient these devices are. Sometimes we forget, but you can access nearly all the information in the world - and communicate with pretty much anyone - all by reaching into your pocket and grabbing a device that is no more than a few square inches big. But just how big

16 Essential Internet Learning Resources for Adults

16 Essential Internet Learning Resources for Adults

Posted under: Internet

We are seeing an uptick in online learning lately for several reasons, perhaps most prominently that there are many children engaged in virtual learning due to the ongoing pandemic. Whether formally or informally, we are now testing the limits of our online learning infrastructure and devising new methods to teach and learn online every single day. While many of the news stories and focus are on children and student learning, we should not forget about adult learners and their interests and needs. Many peop

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All The Extras: Hidden Fees By Provider

All The Extras: Hidden Fees By Provider

We analyse all the hidden fees you could run into with each of the major ISPs across the country.

The Latest on Net Neutrality – Where Are We In 2021?

The Latest on Net Neutrality – Where Are We In 2021?

Net neutrality is an important issue, no matter what your personal views or political leaning. We look at the net neutrality debate in 2021.

Privacy in the Digital Age: What's At Stake and How to Protect Yourself

Privacy in the Digital Age: What's At Stake and How to Protect Yourself

Do you worry about your digital privacy? Do you know how to protect your privacy online? We look at what's at stake and how you can protect your privacy when using the internet.