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The 5 Best WiFi Range Extenders for 2020

The 5 Best WiFi Range Extenders for 2020

Posted under: Internet

Having the best internet connection in the world does not mean much if your modem is not reaching all the devices in your home. And for people with a larger home or walls that present themselves as major obstacles to your signal, it can become a real problem, limiting internet usage to certain parts of the home. No matter your reasons for needing or wanting a connection throughout your entire home, you deserve to be able to utilize the internet service you are paying for. This is where a WiFi range extender

The Digital Divide: Urban vs. Rural Internet Connections

The Digital Divide: Urban vs. Rural Internet Connections

Posted under: Internet

There's no question that the digital technologies developed over the past half-century have completely changed the world. So much of our lives have moved online that having a solid internet connection has become a requirement for succeeding in modern life; the web is how we communicate, find jobs, shop, meet people, learn, work, and so much more. However, if you are from an area considered "rural," or if you've ever spent considerable time in one, you know that finding a good internet connection that allows

The 5 Best WiFi Adapters for 2020

The 5 Best WiFi Adapters for 2020

Posted under: Internet

A WiFi adapter is one of those devices that you hardly think about if everything is working just fine, but you quickly remember it if you are having issues with your internet connection. A WiFi adapter is relatively inexpensive (in most cases) and can make a world of difference. While many devices will have one built-in, they often are not the best available and cannot get the best signal you need for streaming, gaming, and more. Often people want a replacement and are right for doing so.

How To Delete Your Browser History

How To Delete Your Browser History

Posted under: Internet and Safety

There is a lot more to deleting your browser history than just keeping your computer clean and hitting the "erase history" button in the options menu, even though on a surface level, that is all it is. Your browser history can be a window into sensitive information, a way people you are not fond of can snoop on you, or a way companies can get more information on you. Erasing it is a process, and at the very least, you can better understand what makes it so important to make informed decisions about it in th

The Cost of Internet by State In The USA

The Cost of Internet by State In The USA

Posted under: Internet

Internet service in one form or another is an absolute necessity for most Americans, especially in recent years as more services are primarily operating online, and the need for people to work from home and digitally communicate increases. Yet internet service can get expensive, whether it comes packaged in a cable bundle or as a standalone service. If you want quality service, then you will need to pay even more. People might pay more than $100 per month in some areas, making it an important line item in t

Online Privacy and Your Child: Protecting Them From Invasive Threats

Online Privacy and Your Child: Protecting Them From Invasive Threats

Posted under: Internet and Safety

In a world where the internet is becoming increasingly invasive, and metadata about us collated by major corporations seems to be the norm, you may already be concerned about privacy. If you're reading this, that's likely not your only or your primary concern. You're worried about these same things, but as they relate to your child instead. And you have reason to be concerned. While children have a greater right to privacy in many spaces, the internet doesn't always discriminate, and cybercriminals simply d

Will COVID-19 Break The Internet?

Will COVID-19 Break The Internet?

Posted under: Internet and Wi-Fi

The crisis brought on by the emergence of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 has touched our lives in so many ways. However, this crisis is unique in that to emerge from it with the minimum of human cost; the vast majority of us can do nothing more except stay at home but think of how much of our lives we can continue with during this crisis thanks to the existence of the world wide web.

14 Fascinating Cord Cutting Statistics in 2020

14 Fascinating Cord Cutting Statistics in 2020

Posted under: Internet and Television

Ever since the television became a fixture in middle-class homes starting in the 1950s and 1960s, TV has been an integral part of American culture. However, in the past 15 years, change has defined the industry. The rise of the internet and streaming services has given people a lot of alternatives. Considering that the cost of cable has been steadily rising over the years, people are increasingly saying goodbye to cable, a trend known as cutting the cord.

The 10 Best WiFi Routers to Buy in 2020

The 10 Best WiFi Routers to Buy in 2020

Posted under: Internet

If you’re buying a router either to set up a new network or to update your current one and improve performance, there is a huge range of options at many different price points. As this is such an important purchase, it’s essential to consider each one carefully.

The Student's Internet Research Guide - 2020 Edition

The Student's Internet Research Guide - 2020 Edition

Posted under: Internet and Student

When studying, doing the right research is key to getting the grades you want. Research is a skill, just like reading or writing and in this article, we discuss how to get the most out of the resources available to you and where to go for more information and additional guidance.

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A Snapshot Of Internet Service Provider Competition in the U.S.

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