#TechBasics Everyone Has..

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What Is Broadband ?
It Is The Faster Computer Internet Connection Available On The Market ,It Gives U An Awesome Internet Experience!

How Does Broadband Usage Work ?
All Online Activity (Like Checking Your Emails ,Browsing Websites, Downloading ,Movie Streaming Or Being On Social Media USES Data.
We Must Buy Data Bundles -These Bundles Come In Soft Capped ,Hard Capped Or Uncapped >
Soft Capped Is :If U Buy A Monthly Data Bundle Of 5Gigs & U Use Up 5Gigs ,U Will Have Reached Your Soft Cap -This Means :Your Limit Has Been Reached But U Will Still Have Limited Functionality At Much Lower Speeds…
Hard Capped Is :When U Have Reached TWICE Your Actual Purchased Limit EG. If After Your Soft Cap Of 5Gigs Has Been Reached ,U Still Manage To Download Another 10Gigs Off Local Sites (This Is TWICE Your Actual Purchased Limit Of 5Gigs) -U Then Will Get Cut Off ,Your Connection Will Be Unusable Until Your Next Months’ Bandwidth Becomes Available Or U Buy More Data.
Uncapped Is :U Get Unlimited Internet Access For A Fixed Monthly Price.
We Can See :Uncapped Wins! 🙂

Broadband Speed -How Do U Choose ?
Bandwidth Speed Data
Look At Different Speed/Price Packages To Help U Decide What U Need In Terms Of What U Can Afford ;Figure Out The Speed U Need By Looking At What U Do Online >
If U Only Use Basic Email & Web Browsing ,A Slower Speed Will Be Fine.
If U Often Stream Music Or Videos ,U’ll Need A Slightly Faster Connection , Gaming & Online Video Conferencing Will Require A Very High Speed.

Kbps Mbps MB GB
Broadband Plans Will Show U Two Numbers -One For Speed & One For Usage >
Mbps (Faster) Is Better Than Kbps (Slower -Anything Less Than 256kbps Cannot Be Called Broadband).
GB (More Internet Usage) Is Better Than MB (Less Internet Usage).
We Can See : Mbps & GB Wins ! 🙂

Should U Have More Than One Broadband Connection In Your Home ?
Its NOT Necessary Coz U Can Connect Many Computers/Gadgets With ONE Connection Via A Wired ADSL But Especially Via A WiFi Network.

What Is WiFi /WiFi Connectivity ?
WiFi Is Short For : Wireless Fidelity. WiFi Is A Wireless System That Allows U To Connect Computers ,Tablets Or Smartphones To The Internet Through A Wireless Transmitted Signal Via A ROUTER ,Rather Than Plugging Into An ADSL Cable.
*If Your WiFi Goes Down For Any Reason ,U Can Still Stay Connected Via A 3G Connection*

What Is The Difference Btwn 3G & WiFi ? On Your Smartphone/Tablet ,U Might Be Able To Switch Btwn Wireless Connections & 3G >
3G Uses A Cellular Signal To Access The Internet ,Wherever U Have The Right Signal ,U’ll Have 3G (But Only One Person Can Use It At A Time).
WiFi Is Faster Than 3G But Finding An Available Connection Can Be Difficult…(But MORE Than One Person Can Use It At A Time).

What Is The Difference Btwn Mobile Internet & ADSL ?
Mobile Internet Gives U Access To The Internet When U Are On The Go ,Thanks To A Mobile Internet Connection Like 3G.
With Mobile Internet Like 3G ,U Can Still Connect To The Internet Even If U Are Away From Your Fixed Line (ADSL) Connection.
ADSL Runs On A Fixed Line (Like Your Landline Telephone) ;Because Its NOT Dependant On Signal Availability ,Its Very Reliable & A Very Cost-Effective Option. U Can Run Many Devices (PCs ,Laptops ,Tablets etc.) Off One Connection Thanks To A Router Or Wifi-Modem ,Which Allows The Internet Connection To Be Split To Your Many Devices On That Fixed ADSL Line Of Yours.

What Is An ISP & Do I Need It ?
ISP Is Short For : Internet Service Provider. An ISP Is Any Company That Connects U To The Internet ; WithOut An ISP ,U Cannot Connect To The Internet.
So Yes, U NEED An ISP To Connect To The Internet !!

Content Streaming ?
There Are Two Ways U Can Experience Photo ,Movie & Music Files Online >
1st Way : U Download The Files To Your Computer.
2nd Way :U Stream The Files (Where The Data (Of The File/s) Is NOT Permanently Downloaded To Your Computer (We’v All Heard Of Terms Like :”Streaming Audio”..)
*U Use Content Streaming When U Listen To Online Radio For EG.*
Streaming Has Many Benefits -Like Immediate Real-Time Usage Of Data & Files & The Ability To Watch Videos Online (Like On YouTube).
We Can See : Streaming Wins ! 🙂