Tag: bandwidth

Mar 24 2014

Netflix and Enemies of the Internet

This past week’s been pretty interesting when it comes to the neutrality,Netflix and the future of the Internet. We saw lots of new developments with Netflix and Comcast, as well as openly pointed discussions about backbone Internet service providers upset about Internet service providers charging for Internet service to customers in the last legs of …

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Feb 10 2014

Save Your Battery- Stop Using The Facebook App On Your Phone

Over the past week,  I did a little experiment  with my android phone and its battery life.  I have been running into some issues with my android phone and the amount of battery life that I was getting.  My phone wasn’t lasting whole day without charge,  and this wasn’t acceptable considering that I don’t use  …

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Nov 05 2013

Roku + Plex is awesome for vacation entertainment

I recently got back from from being on vacation for a week. I absolutely love the downtime and I do my best not to get too wrapped up in technology topics during my vacation time. But I have to admit, from my vacation last year, I found myself in situations where it was early in …

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Nov 02 2013

ISP’s Anxious to Charge for Bandwidth Overages as Netflix Offers UHDTV

As consumers start snapping up the ultra HD 4K televisions are being produced now, consumers are now expecting to be able to take full advantage of the ultra HD resolution. As the most popular streaming service, Netflix has stepped up and started offering ultra HD content on a test basis. Netflix has a support page …

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Jul 26 2013

Can you and your ISP handle the download of Ultra HDTV Media?

Okay, so a few short years ago everyone decided that all television broadcasts going to go out as high definition. A completely digital broadcast of the regular shows that you been watching for years. It started off because of the high definition televisions are being sold. Some of the resolutions of the high-definition TVs work …

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Jan 14 2013

Is Google+ Feasting On Your Data Plan?

The other day I was checking out my  smartphone data usage.  I’m with Verizon and I have the unlimited data plan usage; I get to keep it by legacy.  So normally I don’t really check the data usage because it’s unlimited, but the other day I was just curious to see what kind of data …

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Nov 02 2012

Boxee TV – Not just streaming anymore

There’s this ongoing battle for who’s going to be the winner and set-top boxes for streaming content. You have Apple TV and Roku, and now you’re going to have Boxee at Walmart. Who would’ve figured that you’d be able to go to Walmart and purchase your streaming TV entertainment. I, myself, have a Roku and …

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Oct 19 2012

Some Things To Know About Microsoft Surface RT

With Microsoft is ready to release Microsoft Surface, some people are anxious to get their hands on a new tablet. It just seems like a natural thing to do when there’s a new piece of technology on the market. There’s always people that are always going to be early adopters. Microsoft Surface is expected to …

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Sep 28 2012

Techie Review: Nikon Coolpix S3300

I was searching for a camera as a gift and one of the first things that people need to do when they’re searching for a camera is to recognize is how are they going to be using that camera? People need to be asking questions about the types pictures the going to be taking and …

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Jul 24 2012

Why care that ISPs want to increase their speeds?

I’m surprised that the service providers keep using this marketing ploy to lure customers and to some sort of speed competition. Everyone should know by now that you can only get information as fast as it can be sent. What’s more interesting about this is why would you increase the rate at which someone can …

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