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Jim Beaugez is a C Spire communications strategist with 15 years of professional writing experience.

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What can buying a fiber-ready home do for you?

By: Jim Beaugez on Apr 16, 2024 8:00:00 AM

Home buyers and sellers are seeing firsthand how having a fiber internet connection can make their homes more desirable. On average, fiber adds 3.1 percent to a home’s value. That’s just for having a fiber-optic line wired to the house.

The reason? Because with a fiber connection, you have virtually limitless access to the internet, with lightning speed and freeway-wide bandwidth for streaming entertainment, real-time gaming, video conferencing and more.

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Topics: Movers

The mystery of internet bandwidth—explained

By: Jim Beaugez on Apr 15, 2024 2:46:57 PM

Bandwidth is one of the most misunderstood aspects of home internet. So, we’re going to step through what it really means and how it affects your internet experience.

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Moving? Here are three reasons your new home should have fiber internet

By: Jim Beaugez on Apr 15, 2024 10:26:15 AM

If you’re planning to move soon, make sure high-speed fiber internet is on your checklist when home shopping.

Access to fiber internet is the single most important feature to look for in a home today, and not only because of what it means for your family tomorrow. Fiber internet is key to having a modern lifestyle today.

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Topics: Movers

Why a mesh WiFi router will make your internet better

By: Jim Beaugez on Apr 12, 2024 2:49:00 PM

Wireless internet routers enabled us to free ourselves from ethernet and coax cables long ago. But as our need for more internet bandwidth has grown with each new convenience, our home networks have gotten more congested.

When you add up all the mobile phones, tablets and laptops floating around your home, then consider the cord-cutting streaming TV services and smart home IoT devices, it’s not hard to see why. Currently in the U.S., there are an average of 22 networked, or smart, devices in every household.

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Topics: computer security, privacy, wifi, mesh wifi, adaptive wifi

Fiber vs. cable internet: What’s the difference?

By: Jim Beaugez on Apr 11, 2024 9:45:00 AM

Long, thin strands of pure glass about the size of a human hair are the foundation of the world’s fastest internet, capable of connection speeds many times faster than coaxial cable. When bundled together, these strands create a cable that allows information to travel through them in a beam of light over long distances.

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Topics: What is fiber internet?, C Spire Fiber

How gamers win big with fiber internet

By: Jim Beaugez on Apr 10, 2024 2:00:00 PM

Online gaming’s been around for a minute, but it didn’t finally achieve its full potential until fiber internet became widely available. E-Sports are now a very real thing, with competitive gamers around the world battling for the prize. And now, thanks to some new developments, broadband fiber internet is a must for a maximum gaming experience.

Here are five big reasons fiber can take your game to the next level.

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