Should You Buy or Rent Your Modem?

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Why Websites Load SLOWLY – Even With FAST Internet

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How Secure is Incognito Mode?

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Is Your Internet FAST Enough?

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How Does Your Web Browser Know Your Location?

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What is a MAC Address?

Every piece of network-capable hardware comes with a MAC address, but with everything already being assigned a local IP address, why are they necessary? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Read more about What is a MAC Address?[…]

How Does Netflix Work?

Netflix pushes a staggering amount of data in the form of movies and TV shows to millions of people every day. How do they do it? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Read more about How Does Netflix Work?[…]

Cable Internet vs. DSL Internet

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Should You Upgrade Your Wireless Router?

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