What is a Public IP Address?

Published: March 14, 2020, 10:12 a.m. in Networking, IP address, Home Networking by Jonathan

An IP Address comprises a series of numbers in 4 groups separated by a dot. The current version of IP addresses is IPv4 (IP version 4). There is an updated version IPv6 (IP version 6), which has created a vast number of new IP addresses. Each number is unique and is …

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What is a Static IP Address?

Published: March 8, 2020, 2:41 p.m. in Networking, IP address, Home Networking by Emil S.

Firstly, let's spend a bit of time determining what is meant by an IP address. IP means Internet Protocol and refers to the guidelines and rules that govern the operation of the internet. Every device from a computer to a baby monitor that's linked to the internet has an IP …

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What Is A Router & How Does It Work?

Published: March 5, 2020, 9:32 a.m. in Router, Reviews, Home Networking by Emil S.

A router is a piece of equipment that many people are confused about. You might want to learn about a router because somebody told you that you needed one. Or maybe you have one but not sure how to use it. A router is a crucial part of the internet setup. It …

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What is Bandwidth and How Much Data Usage Do I Need?

Published: March 5, 2020, 9:32 a.m. in Speed, Reviews, Bandwidth, Data Usage by Emil S.

It is quite easy to ignore the technological term Bandwidth as not applicable to you unless you are tech-savvy and like playing around with tech products and setting up hardware. However, learning what Bandwidth is and how it applies to your network helps you adjust your network setup to enjoy a faster, smoother …

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What Is Internet Trolling & How Do You Spot A Troll?

Published: March 4, 2020, 9:30 a.m. in Social Media, Internet Trolls by Emil S.

If you are one of those who like being active on social media platforms and online communities, you might have come across the term being trolled or internet troll as savvy internet users say. When somebody responds or comments on something you post to provoke a reaction. Though most people use this phrase …

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TCP/IP in Networking Explained.

Published: March 4, 2020, 3 a.m. in Networking, IP address, TCP by Emil S.

A protocol is essentially an agreed-upon set of rules and procedures. Two computers or devices in a network follow the same protocols to be able to exchange data and communicate with each other. Transmission Control Protocol and Internet Protocol are two different computer network protocols. They are used together as TCP/IP which …

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How to Stream Youtube Videos using their IP Address?

Published: March 4, 2020, 2:45 a.m. in How-to, IP address, Videos, Streaming, Youtube by Emil S.

Without any doubt, Youtube is the most popular video-sharing website that allows users to view, share, upload and comment on videos. It is a great internet-powered resource for video contents on almost every sphere of human endeavors including; education, entertainment, business, food, and so many more. This website is free …

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How To Update Internet Explorer To the Latest Version

Published: March 2, 2020, 2:32 p.m. in How-to, Internet Explorer, Tutorial by Mouna SOUA

We’re all familiar with Internet Explorer, the web browser that you start with when you buy a new computing device and one which we mostly use to download other, better web browsers. But things have been looking up for Internet Explorer. There are various new changes that Microsoft has introduced to …

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How To Ping A Computer Or A Web Site?

Published: March 2, 2020, 12:27 p.m. in Networking, How-to, IP address, DNS by Mouna SOUA

The word “ping” is popular among people in the IT profession. Most computers and laptops can run an application called Ping. Certain mobile devices can also run the application after being installed on the device. Ping is also used in internet speeds tests.  A ping is sent from a local …

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How To Create A Playstation Network Account

Published: March 2, 2020, 9:58 a.m. in How-to, Gaming, PlayStation by Mouna SOUA

A PlayStation Network Account gives you the chance to purchase games, music and shows online. The main reason to get a PlayStation Network account is to access online games and play against other users.  The account allows you to connect PlayStation systems, music centers and televisions to the account. The …

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