Kevin Parrish has more than a decade of experience working as a writer, editor, and product tester. He began writing about computer hardware and soon branched out to other devices and services such as networking equipment, phones and tablets, game consoles, and other internet-connected devices. His work has appeared in Tom’s Hardware, Tom's Guide, Maximum PC, Digital Trends, Android Authority, How-To Geek, Lifewire, and others. At HighSpeedInternet.com, he focuses on network equipment testing and review.
How to Change Your Wi-Fi Network Name and Password
To change your Wi-Fi password and increase your network security, you’ll need a few things first. This guide will walk you through the steps to change your network name and password.Read more on How to Change Your Wi-Fi Network Name and Password
What Is a Good Internet Speed for Gaming?
You don’t need a lot of speed to play games online or stream games to your devices. We examine what games and their associated networks require from an internet connection and explain how some external factors can disrupt your gameplay.Read more on What Is a Good Internet Speed for Gaming?
Best Modems for Gigabit Internet 2024
Top 3 Gigabit Modems:
#1: NETGEAR CM1000 – Best Overall
#2: ARRIS DOCSIS 3.1 SB8200 SURFboard – Most Ports
#3: Motorola MB8600 – Best Deal
Best Mesh Wi-Fi Systems and Routers 2024
Mesh Wi-Fi systems and routers are ideal for whole-home coverage but don’t always deliver better speeds. We dive in and list the best systems and routers so you can decide what’s best for your home or office.Read more on Best Mesh Wi-Fi Systems and Routers 2024
Megabits vs. Megabytes: What you need to know
Confused about megabits and megabytes? We’ll explain what the difference is so you can keep them straight when it really counts.Read more on Megabits vs. Megabytes: What you need to know
Mbps vs. Gbps: Do You Need Gigabit Internet?
Gigabit internet is a connection with speeds between 940–1,000 Mbps. But do you really need a connection that fast? We list the benefits of a gigabit connection and every plan with gigabit speeds and faster so you can decide.Read more on Mbps vs. Gbps: Do You Need Gigabit Internet?
7 Signs of a Hacked Router and How to Fix It
See if you have a hacked router and learn how to safeguard your data and devices against future attacks.Read more on 7 Signs of a Hacked Router and How to Fix It
Best Long-Range Routers for Extended Wi-Fi 2024
We dodged traffic and stood across the street to see which router delivered good speeds.Read more on Best Long-Range Routers for Extended Wi-Fi 2024