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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 frustrated users these days find that the answer to that question is increasingly a resounding “no”. A recent speed test survey by The Wall Street Journal Full Article

Speed Up a Slow Home Connection

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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

The 10 States with the Fastest Internet Speeds

Akamai Technologies’ State of the Internet report has discovered the top 10 US states with the highest internet speeds: State Mbps Change Vermont 12.7 40% New Hampshire 12 28% ...Full Article

German researchers achieve record for fastest wireless speed

Researchers at Germany’s Karlsruhe Institute for Technology and the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics have managed to break records for the world’s fastest Wi-Fi connection. Results were ...Full Article