A Beginners Guide to Building a Wireless Home Network

Published: May 9, 2020, 3:07 a.m. in Wireless Network, Home Networking by Emil S.

These days, it’s not hard to find a home or small office with a local wireless network that’s connected to the Internet. In a modern Wi-Fi home network, it’s possible to bridge several types of devices that not only can surf the web, but allow you to play online games ...

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Performing an IP Address Release/Renew In Microsoft Windows

Published: May 8, 2020, 1:15 a.m. in Windows, Tutorial, IP address by Emil S.

Once in a while, you may encounter serious Internet connection issues that you just can’t ignore. Often, simply rebooting the router is enough to resolve the problem. On some occasions where you’re having trouble getting your connection back, you may have to resort to other means short of contacting your ...

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How to Tether your Android Smartphone for Free

Published: May 8, 2020, 1:13 a.m. in How-to, Android, Tethering by Emil S.

Tethering your Android OS phone is essentially using it as a modem. You can connect your PC or Laptop via Bluetooth, USB, or Wi-Fi to take advantage of your phone’s 3G or 4G Internet access. Using a Laptop is particularly ideal when you’re on the road. It gives you the ability ...

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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, Reviews, Internet Connection 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 Streaming, Videos, 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 Wireless Network, How-to, Android 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 Reviews, Wireless Network, Prepaid 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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