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What is Buffering and How to Prevent it

If you’ve ever streamed or watched a video or some footage online, you may have experienced buffering. Essentially, buffering is evident when the footage you are watching or streaming stops midway through and you have to wait for the bar at the bottom of the screen to move before play resumes.
There are a number of ways to prevent problems with playback and ensure there are no issues with buffering. The simplest way to prevent having to wait for a video to buffer is to, pause the video when it loads and allow a significant amount of buffer to build up.

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Using A Public Hotspot? You Really Should Use A VPN

Without a personal VPN, hackers and data sniffers can tap into your connection on an unsecured public Wi-Fi Hotspot.

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How To Add Your Author Image To Google Search Results

Adding Google Authorship support to your blog is simple to ensure that all your posts show your Google+ profile image.

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5 Factors To Consider When Choosing A Web Browser

Most people end up choosing Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari. But remember that there are other options. You may discover that certain browsers are more compatible with achieving your online objectives than others.

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What you need to know about Internet TV

Television watchers have a new way to enjoy their favourite shows, which is Internet protocol television, or IPTV for short. Essentially, IPTV is any service which plays television shows as streaming video files through an Internet connection.

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How To Beat Your ISP’s P2P & Usenet Throttling With Giganews

Learn how to beat your ISP’s bandwidth throttling with Giganews – the world’s largest Usenet service.

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New Broadband Speed Test

If you think you aren’t getting your full broadband line speed, then use the broadband speed test results as ammunition to confront your ISP.

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Five Essential Google Chrome Extensions For Bloggers

If you are a Google Chrome user, here are Five Essential Google Chrome Extensions For Bloggers.

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Google Chrome Second Most Popular Browser In UK

Latest stats for browser usage in the UK shows that the Google Chrome browser has overhauled Firefox, to become the second most popular browser behind IE

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Google Page Speed Service Launched

Google announced yesterday a new service designed to help speed up websites, Google Page Speed Service.

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Choosing a Broadband Internet Package for Online Gaming

If you’re in the market for an internet connection that will outshine your competitors’, what are the things you need to consider?

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Will the End of Facebook Be Doing the World a Favour?

Identity theft cases are up 12%, mainly due to scams on social networking sites: Would we be better off without Facebook?

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