What is Wi-Fi Wireless Bridging?Published: March 29, 2020, 12:21 p.m. in Internet Connection, Wi-Fi Bridge, WiFi / Wi-Fi by Emil S.
In an ever-increasing expansion of wireless technology applications in all aspects of our lives, the need to connect has never been more necessary and urgent. Wi-Fi Bridging is one way of addressing that need. To give you a clear idea of what Wi-Fi Wireless Bridging is all about, let’s look at ...Continue reading
How to Find Your IP Address.Published: March 27, 2020, 3:04 p.m. in Home Networking, IP address, Internet, How-to by Emil S.
Unlike people, the internet network doesn’t identify computers by name. Computers use numbers as identifiers. These numbers are called the IP or Internet Protocol address. Did you know that your computer uses two IP addresses? While it is uncommon for Internet users to know about their IP address, please understand ...Continue reading
How to Track the Owner of an IP AddressPublished: March 26, 2020, 3:47 p.m. in IP address, How-to, Tutorial, Networking by Emil S.
Every IP Address has an owner who could be an individual or an organization. A lot of websites do not hide this information meaning that their IP address is public. You can easily look them up and know who owns it. But some IP address owners want to remain anonymous and ...Continue reading
How to Update Mozilla Firefox to a Latest VersionPublished: March 26, 2020, 3:46 p.m. in Browser, How-to, Firefox by Emil S.
There are valid reasons why you need to update your browser regularly, and Firefox isn’t an exception. These methods apply to Windows 7, but you can follow similar steps in Apple’sOS X and Windows 8 or 10. Update Firefox Manually Click on the Menu Button on the top right. You ...Continue reading
What Is a Computer Network Switch?Published: March 26, 2020, 3:46 p.m. in Internet Connection, Router, Networking, LAN, Switch by Emil S.
Before broadband routers became a thing, Ethernet switching hubs were more common on home networks. It’s a type of network switch, which is a little piece of equipment that bridges multiple computers and devices together in a wired Local Area Network (LAN) via ports. A switch isn’t to be confused with ...Continue reading
How to Use Google Chromecast without a Wi-Fi.Published: March 25, 2020, 2:58 p.m. in macOS, Streaming, Android, Chromecast, iOS by Emil S.
Chromecast ordinarily connects via Wi-Fi to the Internet. However, by setting up a Wi-Fi network locally, you can still cast media to your Chromecast device without having to access the web. Just as long as you have content like movies or shows already downloaded and stored inside your primary device ...Continue reading
What Is a Wide Area Network and How Does It WorkPublished: March 25, 2020, 11:31 a.m. in WAN, Internet Connection by Emil S.
You may have encountered the acronym WAN before. This stands for “Wide Area Network” and not “Wireless Area Network” as some people mistakenly think (the right acronym for the latter is WLAN). The WAN is a network for communications that can cover a huge geographic scope such as cities and ...Continue reading
Free Proxy Server List Downloads.Published: March 25, 2020, 7:34 a.m. in Browser, macOS, Windows, Proxies, iOS, Android, Web Proxy by Emil S.
Going anonymous online is so much easier now that there is a lot of free proxy servers available. But because they are free, the time you get to use them is also limited since they can be taken out anytime. This is why you need not just one source of free ...Continue reading
How to Get Wi-Fi Connection in Your Car?Published: March 24, 2020, 10:34 a.m. in Mobile Hotspot, WiFi / Wi-Fi, Mobile data, How-to by Emil S.
The easiest way to get a Wi-Fi connection for your car is to use your smartphone as a wireless hotspot. Other options include getting a wireless network or mobile data connection to your car with the help of Wi-Fi adapters, install a permanent router or modem, or even upgrade your car ...Continue reading
Broadband Internet Speed Comparison: DSL vs. CablePublished: March 24, 2020, 7:46 a.m. in Internet Speed, Gaming, DSL, Cable Internet, Broadband Connection by Emil S.
DSL and cable-based Internet services both give speeds higher than the older technology, such as dial-up modems. So now, let's find out what the terms mean, and discuss the relative merits and demerits of each system. What is DSL? DSL stands for Digital Subscriber Line. Simply put, it is a method ...Continue reading