An overview of DSL, Cable and Fiber

An overview of DSL, Cable and Fiber

There are others, but the most common internet service options available to the average consumer today are cable, DSL and fiber optic. While it’s true that each is capable of providing you with high-speed capabilities, these services are very distinct. Understanding...
I Thought You’d Never Ask.  Whats a Bot?

I Thought You’d Never Ask. Whats a Bot?

Internet Bots, What are they really? The term “bot” comes from the word robot. An Internet bot may also be known as a Web robot or WWW robot. But what do they do really and are they good or bad? Simply put, An Internet bot, is software that performs...
Jargon Busting…What is a demarcation point?

Jargon Busting…What is a demarcation point?

In telephony terms, the demarcation point is where the public telecom services (telephone, cable, fiber, etc) connects with the customer’s on-premise wiring. In most situations, it is the dividing line which determines who is responsible for installation and...
Are You Being Crammed?

Are You Being Crammed?

The FCC defines Cramming as “the illegal act of placing unauthorized charges on your wireline, wireless, or bundled services telephone bill. The FCC has estimated that cramming has harmed tens of millions of American households”. In the just the years of  2014 and...

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