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 […]

Broadband is good for Australia’s internet users, but is it good for consumers?

Updated June 21, 2018 13:21:23 The Federal Government has announced its intention to give a free national broadband package to Australians in 2019.The Coalition is proposing a national broadband network of up to 1 gigabit per second, which would cover approximately one million homes and businesses.But what does that mean for Australians?In 2018, the Coalition promised a free nationwide broadband […]

The internet outage of Harris is an “attempt to sabotage” the state’s broadband internet

The internet was temporarily disrupted on Wednesday when the utility in Harris, Arkansas, suddenly shut down its fiber optic network.The outage was first reported by CNN affiliate WSB-TV, which first reported it on Twitter.The utility said in a statement that the shutdown “has resulted in increased costs for customers in areas of the county that had been impacted.”It also noted […]

How to troubleshoot Wheatland’s broadband issues

Wheatland Communications, the satellite provider that has suffered from internet problems in the last few years, is getting another headache this week when it reported that it is facing a new set of challenges.In a notice to its customers on Wednesday, Wheatland said that it was having to temporarily suspend its internet service, affecting about 4,400 customers.It said the disruption […]