Monthly Archives: June 2015

Speed vs. Bandwidth

By |June 15th, 2015|Internet, Wi-Fi|1 Comment

Unfortunately, a vast majority of people are under the false impression that the Internet has varying degrees of speed; ranging from unbearably slow to ultra fast, “high-speed” internet connections. Marketing campaigns constantly promote “high-speed internet,” misinforming the average Internet user into believing there is a difference in Internet speed. The real differences in perceived internet speed […]

POP3 Is to ‘The Oregon Trail’ as IMAP Is to ‘Candy Crush’

By |June 11th, 2015|Internet, Technology|0 Comments

If you are still using the POP3 to retrieve email, then I have some bad news for you. You are 17 years behind its last revision. Which can feel like an eternity in the grand scope of technology.
POP (Post Office Protocol) was originally created in 1984 for the purpose of making it easier to […]