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  1. Internet Safety Guide: Staying Safe on Social Media

    Social media is an integral part of many people’s lives, but as its popularity has increased, so have its potential dangers. An average of 10% of social media users have…

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  2. Internet Safety Guide: ID Theft & Fraud

    In 2014, 17.6 million people in the U.S. had their identities stolen, with total financial losses reaching $15.4 billion. Identity theft is a very real — and frightening — possibility….

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  3. Internet Safety Guide: Viruses & Malware

    If you have ever clicked on a link or advertisement to instead have a download begin or have downloaded a file from an unknown website or email address, you may…

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  4. Internet Safety Guide: Parental Controls

    Between school and social interactions, kids are using the Internet at younger ages than ever. But news stories about cyberbullying, chat room deceptions, adult websites, and online scams can worry…

  5. CenturyLink Corporate Social Responsibility: Charitable Actions, Government Challenges, & More

    Since its founding over 85 years ago, CenturyLink has been committed to corporate social responsibility (CSR). The company believes positively impacting society and the environment isn’t just smart — it’s…

  6. The Internet of Things in the Smart Home

    The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network of Internet-connected devices — including everything from smartphones, vehicles, and refrigerators — that sense and communicate with their environment, and each other….

  7. Wi-Fi Boosters, Repeaters, and Extenders — Boost Your Signal

    A home wireless network provides the freedom to use Wi-Fi devices anywhere throughout a home. Unfortunately, Wi-Fi connections aren’t always perfect. Signals can get blocked or simply not reach far…

    by Monique Serbu on

  8. Six Rules to Help Keep Your Kids Safe Online

    6 Ways to Protect Your Kids Online Talking with your kids about what to do and what to avoid online is an important way to help protect them. Nearly 60…

  9. 10 Ways Gigabit Internet Can Improve Your Life

    Thanks to fiber-optic technology, the Internet keeps getting faster. Major Internet Service Providers (ISPs) now offer speeds of up to one gigabit per second — approximately 80 times faster than…

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  10. How Much Bandwidth Do You Need?

    Most of us don’t know how much bandwidth we need. Here’s 5 helpful charts to show you how much bandwidth you consume from email to HD video streaming. Via: CenturyLinkQuote.com

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