Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Slow Internet?

This is probably the best article I have ever come across about wireless connections. Many of our calls are about slow internet speeds and when we come out for a service call it does in fact turn out to be router/ wireless network related. We cannot stress enough how important it is to bypass the router and connect directly to your modem and run a speed test.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Maximize your Wi-Fi

Does your home Wi-Fi need some help? The gang from The Fix offer tips for squeezing your network connection for all it's worth.

Article from cnet.com 

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

DOCSIS 3 Modems and our new speeds

   Tel-Star is increasing speeds again! We have taken our high speed Internet package from a 10M to a 25M and now we are getting ready to launch 50M! Upload is increasing as well! What does this mean for our customers? It means blazing fast downloads and uploads. Super easy video streaming, and faster web loading. Some of our customers have equipment that will need to be updated. If you own your own equipment, now would be the time to look into upgrading. If you rent a modem from Tel-Star, simply contact us to schedule an appointment for us to swap out the rental unit you have.  Here is an article from Jessica Sims at High Speed Experts to explain DOCSIS.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

How to Avoid Lies, Myths, and Nonsense Online

People share stupid things online. Here's some steps to take before you circulate the same nonsense.
Originally posted at pcmag.com