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Does Your Internet Connection Live up to Provider Promises?

Amazing internet services such as music streaming, HD videos, and online gaming are putting more and more stress on our home internet connection. Studies have shown that these days Americans are paying more for internet services which often don’t live up to scratch, but are you part of that statistic? There are few things as Full Article

Is your internet speed slower than advertised?

You get what you pay for, right? Well, we all hope so, but does that old adage count when it comes to your internet connection? Unfortunately, a lot of ...Full Article

Speed Up a Slow Home Connection

Everyone wants a home internet connection that delivers, but if your network speeds aren’t what you’d hoped for, there are a few things you can do to help it ...Full Article

Americans paying more for declining internet speeds

Early in 2013, the Obama administration stated that “the delivery of fast, affordable and reliable broadband service to all corners of the United States” was invaluable to economic, social ...Full Article

Virgin Media Rolling out Faster Internet Speeds across UK

UK based internet service provider Virgin is planning to boost their broadband speeds substantially for users across the country. Virgin’s UK users can expect to see their internet speeds ...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

Global internet connections show increase in 2013

Akamai Technology’s quarterly State of the Internet report has shown that global internet connections have seen an average increase of 4%, clocking a worldwide average of 3.1Mbps in Q1 ...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

US Lagging Behind in High-Speed Internet Race

If you still have to suffer through lagging downloads and constantly-buffering YouTube videos, the problem may not be with you or your computer, it might be with your internet ...Full Article

South Korean Carriers Dish out 300Mbps Cellular Data Speeds

The next time you’re frustrated by patchy 3G coverage on your phone, try not to think about the fact that South Koreans enjoy 300Mbps connections on their smartphones. Whilst ...Full Article