Wireless Access Point (WAP) Explained.

Published: April 3, 2020, 9:40 a.m. in WiFi / Wi-Fi, WAP, Networking by Emil S.

Wireless Access Points (WAPs) are network devices that enable Wi-Fi gadgets to access a wired  (cabled) network. WAPs create wireless local area networks or WLANs. An access point serves as a principal receiver and transmitter of wireless broadcasting signals. Conventional wireless access points accommodate Wi-Fi, and most are widely used in ...

Continue reading

A Guide to Access Hidden Browser in Nintendo Switch

Published: April 3, 2020, 9:40 a.m. in Nintendo, Tutorial, How-to by Emil S.

The web browser is a common feature integrated into most electronic devices. The Nintendo Switch seems to be lacking this, but it has the NetFront Browser NX. Similar to the Nintendo 3DS XL, the NX’s primary function is to enable your device to go online via Wi-Fi connection. The only challenge is that this ...

Continue reading

Get To Know Your Internet Service Provider (ISP).

Published: April 1, 2020, 1:17 p.m. in Internet Speed, Internet Connection, Internet Service Provider by Emil S.

What is the Function of an Internet Service Provider? An internet service provider allows you to establish an internet connection. That link can be in the form of Dial-up, DSL, or cable connections. All devices connected to the internet request the ISP to gain access to servers. These servers contain ...

Continue reading

How to get live and pre-recorded 4k programming via satellite on DirecTV

Published: April 1, 2020, 9:36 a.m. in Reviews, TV, How-to by Emil S.

4k programming is steadily growing in its selection today but may take a few more years for broadcasting to be fully routine and for compatible TVs (with tuners ready to receive the content) to be made completely available to the public. Today, 4k can be watched through online streaming or ...

Continue reading

Top 14 Internet Radio Stations of 2020

Published: April 1, 2020, 8:47 a.m. in Streaming, Music, Reviews, Internet Radio by Emil S.

Online radio stations have proliferated over the years even as music streaming services like Spotify or Amazon Music are present as likely options for the music-lovers. There are internet radio stations for country music, some others that play all-instrumentals, another which features songs that you can listen to while at ...

Continue reading

Contributing Factors to your Internet Speed

Published: April 1, 2020, 4:14 a.m. in Internet Speed, Internet Connection, Reviews by Emil S.

Internet connection can be the most important thing to you. Almost everything that any one person does can be tied to online activity. You can do banking transactions, shop online, study and finish a course, learn to cook, among others. As a result, your internet speed matters a great deal. Not ...

Continue reading

Best Homepages: 8 iGoogle Alternatives.

Published: April 1, 2020, 2:59 a.m. in Browser, Reviews, macOS, iOS by Emil S.

Back in 2013, many people were caught off-guard when Google discontinued their favorite web browser homepage without much fanfare. It was deemed a very useful and feature-rich browser enhancement during its time. However, it’s still possible for you to experience that kind of classic iGoogle homepage functionality and even more. ...

Continue reading

8 Best VPN Service Providers of 2020.

Published: March 31, 2020, 7:50 a.m. in Windscribe, ExpressVPN, VPN Service, Reviews, NordVPN, Tunnelbear, CyberGhost, MullvadVPN, TunnelBear by Emil S.

What is a VPN? VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. Simply, a VPN allows you online privacy and the means to remain anonymous while you surf the Internet.  Every user of the Internet has an IP address assigned to their computer or device.  When you use the Internet, everything you do ...

Continue reading

Things You Need to Know About PlayStation Network

Published: March 31, 2020, 7:39 a.m. in PSN, Reviews, PlayStation, Gaming by Emil S.

Created by Sony Corporation in 2006, the PlayStation Network or PSN is a service that caters to online gaming and distribution of online media content. It was primarily created to support Sony’s PlayStation 3 or PS3 game console. Over the years, the PSN has also been developed to cater and cater ...

Continue reading

10 Types of Internet Trolls Lurking Online

Published: March 31, 2020, 3:34 a.m. in Internet Trolling, Trolls, Cyber Bullying by Emil S.

You know what they are. These vile creatures are all over cyberspace, in various social media, blogs, forums, gaming sites, and even in YouTube comments sections. Anyone who logs on to the Internet is likely to encounter at least one of their kind. They’ll lash out at anyone who they ...

Continue reading