What is the difference between broadband and Wi-Fi?

February 22nd, 2024

The language of network infrastructure can be daunting and obscure. What exactly is the difference between wi-fi and broadband? This article gets you started with the basics you need to know.

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A water pipe analogy to help you understand your broadband internet connection

February 18th, 2024
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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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How do I connect to the NBN?

February 10th, 2024
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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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The ultimate guide to NBN, wireless and broadband internet in Australia

February 6th, 2024
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The ultimate guide to NBN, Wireless and broadband internet in Australia

We answer some of the most common questions relating to broadband internet in Australia such as: What is broadband? What is the NBN? What is internet speed? What is the difference between bandwidth and speed? What is broadband quota or data allowance?

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What speed internet connection do I need for working from home?

January 17th, 2024
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What internet speed do I need to work from home?

How fast does your internet connection have to be for a smooth working at home experience? There is nothing worse than your video and audio feed cutting out during an important online presentation. Check out our guide.

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Types of Internet and broadband in Australia

January 9th, 2024
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Learn about the many types of broadband internet that are available in Australia. Topics covered include NBN, ADSL2, cable, satellite, wireless 4G & 5G and fibre optic. Find out about the different NBN plans and who they are suitable for.

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How to choose a broadband internet plan

December 4th, 2023
How to choose the best NBN broadband plan

We have listed some of the important factors to consider when choosing a broadband internet plan. Price, type of broadband, speed, quota, technical support and ease of setup are all very important to consider when choosing an internet provider.

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What internet speed do you really need?

November 18th, 2023
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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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A highway analogy to explain your broadband internet connection

November 2nd, 2023
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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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