How Fiber Optic Internet Can Make Your Business More Profitable


As you expand your business, you might find that you just don't have enough internet speed to meet your business needs. If this is the case, the issue might be that you're still using a DSL or shared cable line. If your business often must access the cloud, you'll especially find yourself with insufficient Internet speed when you have ten or more employees. You could rely less on the cloud and more on technologies that are installed on your computers, but this may not be practical for some businesses.

14 August 2019

Reduce Your Screen Dependence While Still Enjoying Your Favorite Media


There's nothing wrong with enjoying television and the internet, as long as you're happy with your quality of life. If you feel you're developing a screen addiction, there are steps you can take to fight it. However, you don't have to go cold turkey. Here are four tips you can use to become less dependent on screens while still enjoying your favorite TV shows and media: 1. Only watch your favorite shows.

18 June 2019

What To Look For In An IT Support Specialist


Getting the perfect specialist in IT support is like looking for a needle in haystack at times. There are a variety of skills needed in a good IT professional, and if you're limited in tech knowledge, you might not know exactly who to look for. However, before you choose an IT support specialist, you should prepare a list of candidates and evaluate them by a couple of criteria. Here are some pointers to help you shortlist the best professionals for IT support.

28 January 2019

Pros And Cons Of Choosing Self-Installation For Your Home Internet Package


One of the options that you may see when you're enrolling with a different internet service provider to get internet for your home is self-installation. While it's common for internet providers to send technicians to your home to set you up, many companies will alternatively offer new customers the self-installation option. When this option is available, it's worthwhile to consider your degree of comfort with technical projects and your experience in setting up internet connections in the past.

15 August 2018

Looking To Buy A Home? Analyze Your Internet Options Extensively


When you are interested in buying a home for your family, you should consider everything that can affect their happiness and satisfaction with the place you end up buying. Using the Internet is something that has become common among most family members, so you should expect your household to have continuous Internet usage for as long as your family is living in the home. If you want to make sure that your family does not have any complications with the online connection, you should analyze all the details regarding your Internet options and cable provider.

27 February 2018

2 Tips For Taking Full Advantage Of Your Business's Remote Data Center Service


As your business grows, you may find that your current computers are no longer able to store the amount of information needed to run your company. To keep from having your computers crash, resulting in a massive loss of files, you may have decided to use a remote data center. If so, use the following tips to take full advantage of the service. Schedule A Nightly Backup Up Your Files 

29 January 2016

Tips For Improving A Slow Internet Connection


Are you finding that your internet connection doesn't run fast enough to meet your needs? Here are some troubleshooting steps to fix the speed of your connection. Choose the Right Browser If you're using a default browser on your computer, this could be what's zapping your internet speeds. These browsers sometimes consume a lot of resources, since they are set up for very broad use by all of the system's users.

10 September 2015

Data Center Hosting Versus In-House Server Management


Whether you're hosting a website or creating a game server for your friends or an entire gaming community to play, there comes a time when you need to choose between running the game on your own equipment versus consulting a team of data center professionals. Each option has its benefits and drawbacks, but with some insight into what makes each choice unique, you can make a more informed decision. Hosting A Server With Your Own Equipment

2 September 2015

Want To Watch International TV Shows Online? Invest In A VPN


Watching television shows produced in another country online allows you to expand your cultural horizons. Unfortunately, it may be difficult to access these TV shows from your home computer due to the settings associated with these video files.     If you are serious about watching international TV shows online, it may be beneficial for you to invest in a VPN service.  What is a VPN? A VPN, or virtual private network, is designed to enhance the security and privacy of your online activities.

14 August 2015