Tag Archives: performance

Technologies That Stress Broadband
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October 8, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Technologies That Stress Broadband

Broadband seems like it is on a roll in the United States, but the truth is that we are behind the technological curve when it comes to serving our citizens…

Is Your Broadband Too FAST?
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October 1, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Is Your Broadband Too FAST?

Some may think that the title of the article implies heresy due to the fact that there is a belief that there is no such thing as performance that is…

Improving Broadband Performance
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September 25, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Improving Broadband Performance

If you have a high speed broadband connection but are not feeling the bandwidth love, you may have some tweaking to do.  Be sure to start off with ensuring that…

Future Broadband Technologies
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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…

‘Up To’ Broadband Performance Explained
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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…

Comcast Xfinity Too Fast For Its Caps?
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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 Stimulus Round Two and You
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July 6, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Broadband Stimulus Round Two and You

$2.7 billion dollars.  That is a lot of the proverbial cheese, and it is the current number of U.S. Dollars being dedicated to revitalizing the nation’s flagging broadband infrastructure by…

Why You Need Faster Broadband NOW
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June 3, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Why You Need Faster Broadband NOW

The entertainment industry is changing rapidly, particularly in regards to how consumers get access to their entertainment. Perhaps the global economic depression is accelerating this process, as economic pressure means…

Internet and Computer Optimizers: Junk or Gold?
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April 19, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Internet and Computer Optimizers: Junk or Gold?

Internet optimizers and computer optimizers both offer promises that sound tantalizing: optimize a network connection and rid a computer of problems that might be plaguing it.  Similar promises, at least…