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Why you should check your Internet connection speed

Running regular checks of the health of your internet connection should go without saying. If you’re paying for a certain speed and it is not meeting your standards, then your Internet Service Provider (ISP) could be lying to you. If you’re suspicious, the best thing to do is to gauge the speed of your internet Full Article

Bits, Bytes and Bandwidth Quick Conversions

In the world of data communication, there is regular use of a specific kind of metric system to describe particular components and rates of computing actions. When dealing with ...Full Article

What is 4G LTE and what’s the Difference?

Faster mobile internet is becoming a reality as more and more people turn to smartphones and tablets as their main form of connectivity. 4G LTE is the next generation ...Full Article

What Factors Affect Wi-Fi Speed?

If your home Wi-Fi doesn’t seem to be functioning as well as it could be, there are several factors which could be affecting your connection. Before you call a ...Full Article

New Intel Cable Transfers Data at 800Gbps

Google Fiber’s 1Gbps connection speed might seem a little excessive to you, but Intel’s latest technology puts it to shame. A new cable developed by the hardware manufacturer is ...Full Article

Internet Bandwidth Usage

Internet bandwidth usage refers to the amount of received and transmitted data by a specific user or computer across the internet. This is all the inbound and outbound traffic ...Full Article

What is Packet Loss?

In terms of general computing, packet loss occurs when a packet (bundled data) which is travelling across a computer network fails to reach its intended destination. Packet errors are ...Full Article

How Beamforming Makes Your Wi-Fi Faster

You may never have heard of beamforming before, but it is a relatively simple concept which could very easily speed up your Wi-Fi connection in the near future. A ...Full Article

Latency, Bandwidth Delay Product & TCP Window

This article highlights on the TCP/IP factors and concepts on networking, which decides the most favorable TCP Receive Window. The factors are Bandwidth Delay Product, Latency and the TCP ...Full Article

Google and Microsoft – When higher internet speed causes congestion

The servers of Microsoft and Google are trying so hard to offer you a speedy download that they slow down all other uses of the internet. How does this ...Full Article