Posts by Dan

NBN vs Wireless internet | What’s best for renters?
13 Jun 2024
Best internet plans for renters

If you are renting a house, choosing a broadband internet plan can a difficult task. Should you choose wireless 5G internet or NBN? Read this to find out more.

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A comparison of broadband internet speeds in Australia
13 Jun 2024
fast internet

We rank the speeds of all the internet technologies in Australia – NBN, wireless, satellite, Starlink, 5G. How does your plan compare?

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A highway analogy to explain your broadband internet connection
09 Jun 2024
compare your internet connection to a busy highway

Broadband terminology can be confusing at the best of time so we’ve tried to come up with an analogy that compares your broadband connection to a busy highway. We hope it helps with your understanding. Check it out.

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6 tips to help you choose a great internet plan (2024)
05 Jun 2024
how to choose an internet plan

There are hundreds of internet plan deals and products on the market in various shapes and connection types. The most important thing is that the broadband plan that you choose is suited to your needs. Here’s how to find the best internet plan for you.

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How do I connect to the NBN?
28 May 2024
How to connect to the NBN?

The majority of houses in Australia now should be “NBN ready” these days but this short guide outlines the steps required to ensure that your NBN connection goes as smooth as possible.

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Demystifying NBN Tech for Aussie Families
28 May 2024
family using the nbn

Confused about FTTP, FTTB, HFC, and Fixed Wireless? This guide breaks down NBN technologies in plain English, helping you choose the perfect internet speed for your family’s needs. Discover which technology is best for streaming, gaming, remote areas, and more! Get informed, compare plans, and enjoy a smooth, reliable digital journey for everyone in your Aussie home.

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A water pipe analogy to help you understand your broadband internet connection
24 May 2024
water pipe to explain internet connection

When it comes to understanding your broadband internet connection, it can often feel like a foreign language. But what if we put it into terms that are a little more relatable? In this post, we will use the analogy of water flowing through a pipe to explain some common terms and concepts when it comes to internet connectivity.

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What internet speed do you really need?
20 May 2024
What internet speed do you really need?

In the modern Australian household, fast and reliable internet has become a necessity for work, education and entertainment. Slow internet can cause stress and frustration, reduce productivity and waste people’s time. The connection speed of your broadband internet plan determines how fast information can stream from the internet to your house.

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What is the best internet speed for streaming video?
20 May 2024
video streaming services

There’s nothing worse than when you’re in the middle of a movie and the video stream suddenly starts stuttering and the dreaded words “buffering” appear on the screen. Read our guide to find out the minimum speeds required for Netflix, Stan, Binge, Disney+, Foxtel, ABC iView and Youtube.

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What are the different types of NBN internet connections?
20 May 2024

We explain the different types of NBN internet available in Australia. Learn the difference between Fibre to the Premises (FTTP), Fibre to the building (FTTB), Fibre to the node (FTTN), HFC cable (coaxial cable), Fixed wireless, High speed satellite (Sky Muster). What type of NBN connection do you need? Find out here.

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