How to Solve Verizon Fios Packet Loss and Lag While Gaming

High packet loss and lag is your enemy when using bandwidth-intensive applications such as online gaming, streaming or VoIP calls. This is usually generated by network congestion. You will surely recognize the presence of packet loss while streaming on Twitch or playing Fortnite when you’re dropping frames and you get choppy video due to bitrate fluctuations. One of the biggest Internet service … Read More

How to Prevent Verizon from Tracking You

In fall 2014, the news broke that Verizon Wireless is tracking all of their customers with what’s being called a “perma-cookie” and it’s a major privacy concern. They’ve devised a slick way to capture your browsing data with an “X-UIDH header” and sell it to advertisers. To see if they’re tracking you, visit request.urih.com. This site dumps out all of … Read More