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Understanding Internet Carriers and Terminology

Internet Carriers offering true High Speed Internet access for home users are relatively new in the scheme of things. It has only been within...

5 Best Modems to Buy on Amazon

Your ISP charges you rent for your cable modem and they don't necessarily update your unit when new technology is available. You can save...

What’s the Difference Between a Cable Modem and Router?

Many High Speed Internet Service Providers (ISPs) boast about the numerous benefits of their service compared to dial-up. But rarely will they mention any...

The (R)evolution of the Modem

The word “modem“ stands for modulate-demodulate. That’s fancy tech-talk for letting your computer talk with your Internet Service Provider and, through said computer modem,...

How Fast is My Internet Service?

Most people find that the amount of time it takes to load web pages and download files varies quite a bit. Sometimes everything slows...

The Internet, a Cable Modem and You

If you want a High Speed Internet connection for your home, you have several options -- an Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) using a...

What Kind of Router Do You Need?

Your Internet Service Provider signs you up for one account that is good for one computer to go on the Internet. That's because the...

Tips For Installing a Cable Modem

Modems of the past were complex pieces of equipment used primarily by the most technically savvy, so it's no wonder words like "cable modem"...