Tag Archives: Cable

Which Kind of Broadband Service Should I Choose?
Guides
June 29, 2014 posted by Jessica Sims

Which Kind of Broadband Service Should I Choose?

It’s pretty easy to experience information overload while researching broadband Internet access. If that sounds like you, don’t worry. Finding the right high-speed Internet plan doesn’t have to be complicated,…

Future Broadband Technologies
News
August 14, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Future Broadband Technologies

While it was only a few short years ago that fiber optic seemed to be poised to take over the broadband world, a few stumbles along the way have let…

Latency, The Next Broadband Measuring Stick?
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August 7, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Latency, The Next Broadband Measuring Stick?

For years now there has been a very narrow focus on performance of broadband networks: bandwidth.  Every carrier touts their latest plan and how fast it is, but the truth…

‘Up To’ Broadband Performance Explained
Guides
July 30, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

‘Up To’ Broadband Performance Explained

The term ‘up to’ gets used quite frequently in broadband performance circles, but defining it can be very difficult to do.  What exactly does ‘up to’ mean when Comcast and…

Commercial Hopping Future or Fiction?
News
July 9, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Commercial Hopping Future or Fiction?

Commercials.  To some these are signals to flip the channel or surf a different page, to others they are a source of amusement.  Either way, there has always been an…

Comcast Xfinity Too Fast For Its Caps?
News
July 2, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Comcast Xfinity Too Fast For Its Caps?

Comcast has some amazing cable-based broadband services on tap, but the company has long been maligned for its early data of imposing data caps.  While an ounce of honesty back…

Broadband Speed Limits Increase Along With Caps
News
June 4, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Broadband Speed Limits Increase Along With Caps

Broadband speeds are something that we all love, but usage caps mean that those insanely fast connections can quickly become problematic.  Whether the carrier decides to charge a fee for…

Optimum Online (Charter) vs. Cox Cable
Comparison
August 28, 2011 posted by Jessica Sims

Optimum Online (Charter) vs. Cox Cable

Optimum Online offers some great values and that along is a strong reason to match it up against Cox to determine just who would win in a battle of these…

Comparison
July 23, 2011 posted by Jessica Sims

Comcast VS Time Warner Cable

Comcast is a top tier digital cable provider and one of the nation’s largest ISPs, but Time Warner is not exactly a niche ISP.  Time Warner has a substantial background…

Cox VS Time Warner Cable
Comparison
July 16, 2011 posted by Jessica Sims

Cox VS Time Warner Cable

Both Cox and Time Warner Cable have some very similar offerings on tap, and they do compete in a few markets with one another.  Who would come out on top…