Networking

What Is The Difference Between WiFi And Internet?

Is Wifi the Internet? I got a call from my friend Mark the other day. He wanted to know if the internet was down at my house. I told Mark, “We have different providers!” He said, “I know, I mean like the whole internet. Is it working?” I grinned at the sincerity of his...

Hotspot Gaming: Can you game on a hotspot?

Using a hotspot for gaming used to be a fantasy that many gamers dreamed of, but few successfully accomplished. But, 4G LTE tipped the scales in the favor of gamers by delivering internet connection speeds and latency rates that can handle the refresh rates and response times required by fast-action, multiplayer, and other complex...

Modem vs. Router

If you have asked yourself, “Is a modem and a router the same thing?” you are not alone. Many of us simply enjoy the convenience of having the internet so close to us without knowing its intricacies. But if you’re going to make full use of your internet service provider’s (ISP) packages, it’s essential...