Category Archives: Internet
32-Bit Love: Does Gaming Affect Romantic Relationships?
Is Gaming a Love Language? We Surveyed 1,000 People Who would’ve thought that wishing your partner ill will on a colorful road would bring you closer together? Or that getting a vantage point on your partner to take them out would make your relationship stronger? This is all metaphorical of course, but it turns out […]
Family Guide to Internet Safety
The internet can be a scary place for people, young and old. And with technology advancing, it’s imperative to stay up to date on how online threats are changing. Unfortunately, not everyone has good intentions—some want to cause harm to you and your devices. Cyberbullying affects about 21% of teenagers. Millions of people get their […]
We Had a Bot Read 500 Tinder Bios, and It Came Up with Its Own
These days, there’s a dating app for everyone. From horse enthusiasts to bacon lovers to gluten-free romantics. But no matter what app you use, you need to give off a good first impression. And so begins your quest for the perfect bio. What will set you apart from the droves of singles swiping left and […]
Your State’s Favorite Viral Video
Viral videos are everywhere. Going viral is such a big deal that marketing firms and political strategists are trying to figure out how to replicate the social success of videos that tickle the funny bone, touch a nerve, and cause web surfers to smash that Share button. Silly successes are giving way to viral videos […]
Finding Fiber Internet Options in the US and across the Globe
The world is rapidly adopting fiber internet for its great speed, reliability, and security. But for now, the US trails behind other developed countries in making the technology widely available. CenturyLink is working to put the US on the map of lightning-fast internet by building a fiber-optic network across the country. Here’s a quick look […]
Game On: Finding the Best Internet Package for High-Speed Gaming
There’s nothing worse than pulling ahead of the pack in Forza Horizon 3 only to have the game lag and find your car tumbling into the Australian Outback once your internet connection catches up. If there’s one thing online gaming requires, it’s a fast connection that doesn’t drop out on you. Fortunately, CenturyLink has high-speed […]
How Fast Is Fast Enough for Your Internet Needs?
Speed is the watchword in the world of internet service providers (ISPs). It’s common to see advertisements for packages that promise “speeds up to 20 Mbps,” but what does that even mean? And how much speed do you really need? Internet speed tests easily determine how fast your current connection is in terms of download […]