Is WiFi the same as the Internet? No, it’s not. Find out why and gain a clear understanding of the difference between the two.
Understanding Internet Connection Speeds
Internet Speed is often the most important factor since a faster Internet connection will improve your overall online experience.
Understanding Dual-Band WiFi Routers
The latest WiFi routers are faster and more versatile than ever, offering many powerful new features. Learn more about Dual-Band WiFi Routers!
WiFi Extenders Don't Work Very Well – OK, They Suck.
Everywhere you look – you see the same feedback. “I’ve deployed a WiFi extender and it sucks”. There is a simple explanation as to why WiFi extender typically suck. Instead of doing as they say – extending your network – most WiFi extenders are simply creating entirely new networks that sit right next to, or […]
Why Does a WiFi Router Slow Down Over Time?
To figure out why your WiFi may be slow, it helps to have a basic understanding of how WiFi works. WiFi speeds are directly related to the underlying Internet service speeds provided by your Internet service provider (ISP). If your Internet service has a maximum speed of 10 Mbps, then your maximum WiFi speeds can […]
The History Of The Internet
Not too long ago, if you wanted to know the history of a subject, you would need to go to a library, find the correct section, and browse through countless books to even begin to understand a topic. Nowadays, you can find the history of literally anything simply by typing a search into Google. From […]
Saying “Thanks” To Our Wireless Internet Customers
At Zirkel, we understand how important it is to be able to access high-speed internet no matter where you live. Because of that, we have been a leading internet service provider to rural areas of Yampa Valley for almost 20 years, and we are happy to continue on this journey. We wouldn’t be where we […]
Why ZIRKEL Wireless Is The Right Choice For Rural Colorado Internet Service
When choosing a wireless internet provider, it’s easy to think of the “big guys.” But “big” doesn’t always mean better, especially when you live in a rural area. Big wireless companies are usually more concerned with the number of subscribers they can secure, and therefore target big cities and townships. While a company like Comcast […]
Setting Up A Wireless Router For The Best Signal
Every rose has its thorn. And by rose we mean wireless internet, and by thorn we mean bad connection. But also, every cloud has a silver lining, and in this case the cloud is the wifi and the silver lining is that you can maximize your connection by placing your router in an optimum location! […]
The Importance of High Speed Internet for Remote Workers
Remote workers, also called telecommuters, make their living working from home, usually doing digital work on a computer. Many people think of telecommuters as millennials living in their parents’ basement or new moms trying to get in a few hours of work each week. But with the average telecommuter being a professional in their late […]