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How to Reboot your Tachus Modem and Router

Learn how to quickly reboot your Tachus devices to get back online.

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5 Reasons Why Fiber is the Best Internet for Gaming

When it comes to online gaming, getting the upper hand is sometimes more than a skill issue. If you’re ready to rank up, you’ve got to make sure your connection stays reliable – especially in those clutch moments. 

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How to Lower Ping in 6 Quick Steps

High ping can lead to excessive lag, buffering and slowdowns for your internet. Thankfully, there are a few ways you can lower your ping quickly. 

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4 Steps to Troubleshoot Your Tachus Modem

If you’ve troubleshot and rebooted your wireless router, but you’re still not getting an internet connection or you’re experiencing slow speeds, here …

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How to Reboot your Tachus Modem and Router

Learn how to quickly reboot your Tachus devices to get back online.

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5 Reasons Why Fiber is the Best Internet for Gaming

When it comes to online gaming, getting the upper hand is sometimes more than a skill issue. If you’re ready to rank up, you’ve got to make sure your connection stays reliable – especially in those clutch moments. 

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How to Lower Ping in 6 Quick Steps

High ping can lead to excessive lag, buffering and slowdowns for your internet. Thankfully, there are a few ways you can lower your ping quickly. 

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4 Steps to Troubleshoot Your Tachus Modem

If you’ve troubleshot and rebooted your wireless router, but you’re still not getting an internet connection or you’re experiencing slow speeds, here …

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How To Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal

You want to get the most out of your Internet connection, and you can do so by boosting your WiFi signal. Here’s how.

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How To Test Internet Speed

Running a speed test can help you determine if your Internet provider really is giving you the service you’re paying for.

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Just How Fast Is 1 Gbps?

What is a gigabit? How fast are gigabit speeds? We discuss just how fast 1 Gbps is, and what internet speeds like that can do for you.

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The DOs and DON’Ts of Your Tachus Modem

If you don’t know very much about your Tachus modem, don’t worry. Here are some basic tips when it comes to connecting to and using our equipment.

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Why You Shouldn’t Test Your Internet Speed on Your Phone

Speed tests are simple and take only moments, which is why you may be tempted to run one on your phone. However, you may not get accurate test results this way. Here’s why you shouldn’t use your phone to test your internet speed, and what you should use instead.

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Starlink vs. Fiber Internet

Satellite internet like Starlink seems to be promising, but can it compare to fiber’s ultra-fast speeds?

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What Causes Internet Outages? 5 Common Ways

“Why is my internet down?” If you’re asking this question, we have a few possible answers for you. Learn why you might have lost internet service.

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Internet Speeds: USA vs. The Rest of the World

The United States is climbing the global ranking for internet speeds. But many of its communities have been left behind. Here’s what can be done about that.

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5 Simple Steps to Switch to a VoIP

You can save some serious money by cutting landline and switching to a VoIP – here’s how.

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How To Watch Houston Texans Games Without Cable

How do you plan to watch your favorite NFL team? You can cut the cord on cable and STILL watch the Texans games using a streaming service.

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What To Do If a Website Is Down

When was the last time you tried to check social media or access your favorite streaming service, only for the site to not open? Learn how you can find out if a website is down, and how you can use the tools available to you to be a resource-savvy surfer.

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How To Watch Astros Games Without Cable

Want to watch your favorite baseball team this season without cable TV? Here are a few ways you can watch the Houston Astros live using a streaming service.

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Streaming Devices That Will Help You Cut the Cord

Considering cutting the cord but you’re not sure which streaming device to go with? Check out some recommendations from Tachus customers and employees!

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Do I Need a New Router? Five Signs To Look Out For

Over time, even the best WiFi systems will need to be replaced. So how do you know if it’s time to replace yours? Here are five telltale signs.

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What Is Fiber Internet?

How does fiber internet work? And what makes it better than cable? Find out here.

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Why Are There Flags and Markings on My Property?

During the construction process, you’ll notice flags along your street. Here’s why.

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What is Cache and How Often Should I Clear it? 

Having trouble loading a certain website? It may be time to clear your cache. Clearing your cache regularly is helpful to avoiding potential errors when browsing the internet. Don’t wait for something to go wrong before doing it. Regularly clearing it can help avert such problems from happening initially.So what is cache, how does it work, and how often should you clear it? 

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Wi-Fi vs. Internet – What’s the Difference

In this post we discuss the difference between the Wi-Fi and internet connections, and some common problems with both of them.

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The Difference Between a Static and a Dynamic IP Address

Here’s what you need to know about static and dynamic IP addresses, how they work, and the benefits of each one.

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What is Fiber Optic Cable?

Fiber optic cable is a type of telecommunication cable that uses light to transmit data at blazing fast speeds. Learn about how it works and how you can upgrade today!

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What Is a Fiber Internet Modem?

What’s the difference between the fiber modems we install and cable modems you’ve used in the past?

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Utility Easements and Rights-of-Way: How They Work

We discuss utility easements, rights-of-way, how both work, and how that affects how Tachus begins construction on a street.

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Why did my Internet Price Increase?

Internet service providers have been increasing monthly bills throughout 2023 and into 2024. See if your internet bill will be increasing and how you can save.

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How Is Fiber Internet Installed?

Ready for Tachus Fiber Internet? Here’s how fiber internet is installed.

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Fiber vs. Cable Internet: What’s the Difference?

No matter how you compare fiber and copper cable, fiber has a distinct advantage over cable. Here are some reasons why fiber is superior to cable.

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5G Home Internet vs Fiber

Fiber is faster than 5G and provides a more consistent and reliable performance. If you prioritize consistent low-latency and reliable performance, fiber optic internet is the way to go.

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Why Am I Not Getting Gigabit Speeds?

Many internet users on a 1 Gbps plan wonder why they never actually see 1,000 Mbps; even under the best circumstances. Here are some causes for this.

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How To Stream The Big Game

One of the biggest sporting events in the United States is airing on Sunday, February 11. In addition to the …

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How Much Data Is Used When Streaming TV?

Need to know how much data your favorite streaming service uses? Check out this blog to learn which streamers suit your data needs.

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What is a Modem? What is a Router? 2 Key Components for Internet Connectivity

This article simplifies the roles of modems and routers in internet connectivity. Modems translate signals between the home network and ISP, while routers distribute internet connections and enhance security. Troubleshooting involves rebooting and checking connections for modems, and power cycling for routers. Best practices include regular updates, ventilation, and password protection. Tachus Fiber Internet is recommended for reliable high-speed connectivity, ensuring a smooth online experience.

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Does Weather Affect Fiber Internet? Weatherproof your connection with Tachus Fiber

Picture this: you’re in the middle of a crucial video conference when a thunderstorm rolls in, and, poof, your connection is gone. It’s a nightmare scenario that can disrupt our lives unexpectedly, underscoring the urgent need for more reliable and resilient connectivity solutions.

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