How to stop your cable provider from throttling your Netflix, Hulu and Amazon service

The next time you’re checking your Netflix account, it may have just been temporarily cut off from its internet connection.If you live in rural areas, or have a large internet provider that can cut you off for long periods, it’s probably time to get out of the home broadband business.The internet service that delivers your internet connection, such as Comcast […]

How to upgrade your Vyve broadband connection

Posted March 29, 2018 04:01:37Vyve has announced a new mobile broadband solution that is aimed at customers who do not yet have a mobile broadband subscription.The service, called Vyvesoft, is available on a number of mobile networks, and includes access to more than 200 VoIP providers across the world, including many of the top-rated VOIP providers in the US.“Vyves will […]

Which is the worst outage for Australia’s broadband?

ANZ chief executive Andrew Scipione said the network was “overwhelmed” by demand on Wednesday, but did not give a timeframe for when the network might be restored.“It’s very difficult to get a clear picture of how long it’s going to take for this to be repaired,” Mr Scipio said.“We are not at the point of being able to predict how […]

Which broadband devices should you buy and what you can get for free?

We’ve all seen the commercials of the day, but if you’re not familiar with the term “broadband” (or just want to see what broadband has to offer), here’s what you need to know.1.Which Broadband Devices Are Worth Buying?1.1 What is a Broadband Cable Cord?Broadband cables are often sold as cable, but in reality, they’re just thin, flexible bundles of wires […]

Which are the most popular mobile phone carriers in Australia?

It’s no secret that mobile phone networks are among the fastest growing segments of Australia’s population, with the number of people who use their mobile phone network at home up by nearly 20 per cent since 2013.However, the country’s largest mobile phone carrier, Aerux, has now come in as the most-popular carrier among Australians.As of June 30, Aerix had a […]

Which states are in the midst of an AT&T/Time Warner merger?

New York Times article New Yorkers have been clamoring for more broadband options, but AT&&amp.T’s proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner is already proving controversial in a state where the company has historically had a long history.The company recently announced that it is buying Time Warner, a company that is nearly as long-established and beloved as AT&amps.t.The deal is […]

How to fix your home network if it drops to 1Mbps or 2Mbps for a while

The internet is a bit slow at times these days, and you probably don’t want to be stuck with a slow connection for weeks on end.You can try setting up a slow, even slower connection with an ISP like Optus, Telstra or Vodafone.Here’s how to set up a fast connection for the internet.1.Set your internet speed and speed limit The […]

How Google’s Edge broadband works

Google Fiber has announced a new version of its broadband service, offering speeds up to 300Mbps for its customers in rural areas.The new service is the company’s first major update to its Edge service since it began offering gigabit-speed broadband in early 2013.Google has said the service will also offer gigabit fiber connections for more rural areas, but hasn’t said […]

Edge broadband to be available on broadband cable in South Australia, NSW, WA

New South Wales, Western Australia, South Australia and Victoria will be the first states to get high-speed fibre broadband to the premises by 2019, as the Federal Government seeks to boost its digital economy.¬†Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) is expected to deliver the first phase of fibre-to-the-premises broadband in 2019-20.The NBN is also expected to have a roll-out in South […]

Which broadband providers offer the best quality at the lowest price?

New Scientist article What’s your broadband plan?Is your internet speed too slow?Is it too fast?Which service provider offers the best broadband?These are the questions that will need to be answered if you want to keep your home connected to the world around you.The answer to the latter question is more complicated than it seems.What exactly is the speed of your […]