Wi-Fi

Americans Lie About Wi-Fi On Vacation To Not Be Disturbed By The Office

The Internet has changed our lives and the way we take time off from work. A new survey finds that nearly half of working Americans (49%) lie about Wi-Fi access and cell reception while on vacation. In our connected world, it is getting harder to disconnect from work when enjoying leisure time. It...
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How To Handle Slow Internet

Slow Internet is worse than no Internet at all! But with just a few troubleshooting points, you can speed up that connection. First, start at teh top and verify the Internet speed you are paying for from your provider. They will gie you your uploand download speeds. Once you know that it's tiem to...
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Encryption Has Made Public Wi-Fi Connections Safer But Not Risk-Free

The siren's call of free Wi-Fi has long been enticing to an Internet connected world but much like their story in Greek mythology, public Wi-Fi can be dangerous with venerable computer connections easy targets for hackers. It is why security experts have long warned people to avoid unsecured Wi-Fi...
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A Warning About Using Wi-Fi At An Airport

Air travel delays are never pleasant and an extended layover means hours of waiting and boredom. Unfortunately for those with a limited data plan on their electronic devices, it usually means you are desperately seeking out a free Wi-Fi signal. While airports offer free Wi-Fi, a cyber security firm...
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Pet Peeves Of House Guests From Hosts

You've only got one chance to make a first impression and when it comes to being a guests in someone's home. Party hosts were asked to rank 11 different guests’ behaviors and it should be no surprise the worst thing you could do is ask to smoke indoors, with women and men agreeing it was dreadful...
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Facial Recognition Technology Aims To Stop Toilet Paper Theft

Nobody likes a thief and you'd be hard pressed to find anyone who enjoys the discovery that there is no toilet paper in the bathroom stall. Across the world, China is in the midst of a toilet revolution. The country is turning to technology to upgrade public restrooms and to stop people from...
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Wi-Fi Scam Targeting Vacationers

As we get closer to spring and summer there is a new warning when connecting your mobile devices to a hotel or resort Wi-Fi network. Scammers are playing on our haste to hook up to Wi-Fi and are creating bogus networks with similar names of the hotels and resorts visitors check in to every day and...
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Big Wi-Fi Security Flaw Discovered

Quite possibly the world’s largest security flaw have been discovered and it affects every single device that uses a Wi-Fi connection. The so-called "Krack Attack" involves those encrypted messages that devices send each other to authenticate when they connect to Wi-Fi. In short, researchers at the...
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What You Need To Know When Flying A Low Cost Airline

The holidays are approaching and for many that means a trip across the country. But if you've been looking at airline ticket prices you may have noticed they're surprisingly cheap! Low-cost airlines have been hugely popular in saving you lots of money but before booking your flight there are some...
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How To Speed Up Your Internet Experience

How much of your day do you stare at that little spinning circle of lines as your computer attempts to switch to a new Internet page or load a video? While we're quick to wag our fingers at the Internet, most of the time it is your computer or equipment you use to connect to the Internet. So we'll...
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