The Difference of 1G, 2G, 3G, 4G, & 5G Network Connection

Published: May 6, 2020, 12:44 p.m. in Internet Connection, 4G, 5G, 3G by Emil S.

The characters 1G, 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G refers to the wireless technology being used on your cell phone. "G" means "generation." When you connect to the Internet on your smartphone, you may notice that the strength of your signal can be shown in these values next to your signal ...

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When Will the US Get a 5G Network?

Published: May 6, 2020, 12:42 p.m. in 5G, Internet Connection, Reviews by Emil S.

The 5th generation mobile network has finally arrived and promises a new level of performance that will have a much more significant impact on our lives than previous generations. 5G comes with a network infrastructure to support the manufacture of more powerful smart devices that can achieve multi-gigabyte transfer rates. ...

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What Is the Best Internet Speed for Video Streaming?

Published: May 6, 2020, 12:38 p.m. in Videos, Streaming, Internet Speed by Emil S.

When it comes to video streaming services such as those provided by Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and Vudu, you should know that each site has its minimum recommended Internet Speed for you to stream their shows or movies properly. Generally, to stream a standard video, you will need an Internet speed of ...

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What is Android Auto Wireless and How to Use it?

Published: May 6, 2020, 12:37 p.m. in Android, How-to, Wireless Network by Emil S.

What is Android Auto Wireless? Android Auto Wireless is an app that makes your phone easier to use while you are driving. This way, you get to drive and use your phone safely. You can also easily connect your phone if you have a touchscreen car radio that is compatible ...

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How do the Prepaid Wireless Services work?

Published: May 6, 2020, 12:19 a.m. in Wireless Network, Prepaid, Reviews by Emil S.

Did you know that prepaid carriers are using the services of more prominent network operators? For example, Jitterbug uses the services of Verizon Wireless and Boost Mobile uses the services of Sprint. In the United States, the four major wireless carriers are Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T. They are ...

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Finding the IP Address of Any Website

Published: May 5, 2020, 8:53 a.m. in IP address, Internet by Emil S.

Free IP Address Information from Online Services Internet websites all have at least one IP Address. Having this information is useful for: Bypassing website-blocking tools, blocking a specific site (like when managing home networks), and narrowing down the geographical location of a web server. Searching for IP Addresses can be ...

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Search Engine Alternatives Aside from Google

Published: May 5, 2020, 8:37 a.m. in Reviews, Search Engine by Emil S.

Google may be the most popular search engine in the world. Still, sometimes the search results they give are not that satisfying for a person who needs a specific or detailed answer. For instance, a lot of the websites that end up in the first two to three pages are ...

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What You Need to Know About Wi-Fi Hotspots

Published: May 5, 2020, 8:36 a.m. in WiFi / Wi-Fi, Mobile Hotspot by Emil S.

Wi-Fi hotspots are everywhere. These wireless access points are often found in public places such as libraries, airports, hotels, and coffee shops. They can provide allow your smartphone, laptop, or tablet to connect to the Internet. Although free Wi-Fi can sometimes be a blessing, it also has some security issues that ...

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How to Get the IP Address of Your Xbox One

Published: May 4, 2020, 1:06 p.m. in IP address, How-to, Xbox by Emil S.

Every Wi-Fi enabled device has a unique IP address so that data will be sent to the right place. Getting your hands on the IP address of your Xbox One is easy. First, you have to gain access to the console and turn it on. Then, you should make sure that ...

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Top Free Calling Apps for Apple Users

Published: May 2, 2020, 1:55 p.m. in iOS, Reviews, Android by Emil S.

Apple devices have a built-in calling function known as FaceTime. FaceTime allows users to make video and audio calls for free as long as you are online. It is, however, exclusive. You can only use it with other Apple users. Because of this, Apple users are still looking for another ...

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