April 23, 2017

Global Internet Speeds Are Still Getting Faster

July 24, 2013 Zach Walton

Most of us in the U.S. love to rag on our ISPs and blame them for what we perceive as painfully slow Internet speeds. Our ISPs certainly do deserve their fair share of criticism, but we should also celebrate when things are headed in a positive direction. The latest report […]

Government Regulated ISP Bandwidth Caps?

January 4, 2013 Zach Walton

Some of the major ISPs in the U.S. implement bandwidth caps in the name of controlling network congestion, but most caps are just a backhanded way of making more money. One senator is targeting the practice to bring better Internet availability and speed to users across the U.S.

Evaluating A Network For VoIP Tech

August 2, 2010 Doug Caverly

The average company would probably prefer not to equip all of its employees with cell phones. Landlines can represent a nuisance, too, since long distance calls cost a fair amount. Fortunately, VoIP tech can act as a solution, so long as a company’s network can handle it.

WaveMaker Brings New Ease To Open Source Cloud Networks

January 25, 2010 Roberto Galoppini

Few days ago WaveMaker announced profitability, showing an increase on sales by over 53% in the latest quarter, eventually showing the world that the cloud is a given, and not a prediction. Chris Keene, WaveMaker CEO, gave me some background information on how the WaveMaker open source framework later became an […]

Building The Fact Of Network Cloud Computing

October 12, 2009 Mike Kavis

I have found that with cloud computing there seems to be a ton of “expert” advice but it is not coming from people who are actually building solutions in the cloud.  Many giving “expert” advice are seasoned veterans and talented people, but they are simply stating opinions not backed by […]

How To Troubleshoot Wireless Network Issues On Aspire One

September 29, 2009 Roberto Galoppini

My Acer Aspire One – powered by a commercial Linux distro called Linpus – after entering sleep mode couldn’t connect to the wireless network anymore. The wireless connection logo vanished, turning the wifi switch on/off didn’t work either, as was useless try to launch the Network Center. If you got a similar problem, […]

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