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Monthly Archives: May 2017

How Much Internet Bandwidth Do I Need?

29,May,2017
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Here’s a thought: Everyone wants fast Internet connection but nobody should pay for speed they don’t really need. So how much is enough, or in this case, you can ask yourself, how much Internet bandwidth do I need?

 

First things first, let’s define what “bandwidth” is and how it relates to Internet speed. In Internet terms, bandwidth is the data transfer rate, how much data is transferred from point A to…

Going Nerdy: Do You Know What FTTX Means?

29,May,2017
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Most of us do not care about all the nerdy stuff in technology, but it is always to one’s advantage to know what’s going on. For example, we have heard about fiber optics but do you know what FTTX means?

 

FTTX means Fiber To The X and is a cumulative term to describe the numerous broadband network conveyance topologies from a telecom company to the customers. It is classified according to…

Do I Need To Get Satellite TV Service?

29,May,2017

 

Satellite TV service is simply one of the options being offered to every television consumer there is. It has gained popularity over the years and has been considered as the biggest breakthrough in television since cable TV. That says a lot, and in a way, it renders satellite TV as even better than cable (which is true in a lot of ways).

 

Having said that, do you really need to get

Cable TV or Satellite TV—Which Is Better For Me?

29,May,2017

 

It’s not every day that you have a choice between two pleasurable things: Cable TV or Satellite TV. Again, while having a choice is good, actually doing it is easier said than done.

 

For starters, cable TV and satellite TV have many things in common. Both can perform and capable of the same excellent performance when it comes to pictures, and even the same channels in HD. Heard talks of 500-channel…

3 Ways That Internet Access In Rural Areas Can Enrich Learning

29,May,2017
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Internet usage has grown so much in recent years that the growth is nothing short of a miracle. In 1993, there were only about 130 web sites in the world and the number reached to nearly 57 million in just over a decade! It would be farfetched to think every single one of these sites is a fountain of wisdom but just think of all the possibilities in the context of teaching and…