How to set up parental controls

Do you ever worry about your children accessing inappropriate content online? While you can’t always be there looking over their shoulder, you can set up parental controls that block certain websites, text, and images.

In this article, we’ll share a few ways you can make the internet a safer, more positive place for your kids. […]

3 types of broadband explained

Shopping around for a new internet plan? Finding the perfect contract for your unique circumstances isn’t always easy, especially if you’re not familiar with the confusing terminology used to describe the different broadband networks.

In this article, we’ll explain the three main types of broadband found in Australia in a simple, easy-to-understand way. No geek […]

Switching to the NBN: What to Consider and What to Expect

The Australian National Broadband Network (NBN) has garnered its fair share of negative press over the last few years. But is it all bad? Should you be cautious about making the switch?

In this article, we’ll go through the key points you should consider when switching to the NBN. Then, we’ll talk about what you […]

Tips for Building a Home Network

How many Internet-connected devices do you have in your home? Consider laptops, smartphones, desktops, smart TVs, TV boxes (such as Apple TV), gaming consoles, NAS devices, tablets, and more.

If you answered more than 10 – your household is completely normal.

In today’s connected world, our home networks connect a plethora of devices. Unfortunately, as this […]

2.4 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi: What’s the Difference?

Are you ready to replace your old router? Have you been shopping around, trying to find a router that will deliver maximum speeds?

Chances are you’ve come across some pretty complex technical jargon in the process. This article will focus on the terms ‘2.4 GHz Wi-Fi’, ‘5 GHz Wi-Fi’, and ‘dual band’. If you understand […]

Cloud Computing: What is ‘the Cloud’?

The cloud, cloud storage, cloud computing – you might’ve heard these terms before, but what exactly do they mean?

In this article, we’ll explain what the cloud actually is, and how you can use the cloud to streamline your computer-use.
What is the Cloud?
Put simply, the cloud is the internet. When something is stored on the […]

How to Protect Your Child Online from Adult Content

Kids love technology. They seem to have a natural knack for it. It’s incredible to see children as young as 4 or 5 navigate a tablet or computer. But with this confidence comes some level of risk.

Not everything online is safe or appropriate for children and teenagers to see, let alone engage with. Explicit […]

The Best Way to Boost Wireless Internet in Your Home

Troubleshooting your wireless network can be frustrating. You may feel overwhelmed by the number of variables affecting the strength and speed of your signal.

In this article, we’ll talk you through the best way to boost wireless internet in your home.
What Causes Slow Internet Speed and Unreliable Wi-Fi Signal?
Superfast internet is great… but not when […]

How to Get Better Wifi Throughout Your House

Does your wireless network suffer from random drop outs, slow speeds or poor coverage in some areas of your property?

Wireless networks are really great (when they work), because they allow you to use your laptop or mobile devices anywhere in your home, even outside.

However if the wireless network is not setup optimally, it can […]

What’s Better – ADSL 2+ or Cable?

Not sure what kind of internet connection you have or the difference between ADSL 2+ and Cable internet connections?

Choosing the right type of connection can avoid future problems.

Here’s a run down on the difference between ADSL and Cable. There’s actually several types of ADSL services available – but we’re only going to focus on […]