Family Internet

How To Determine If Your Mobile Internet Connection Is Fast Enough For Zoom or Teams

As part of Go Connect’s on going work to great the most reliable internet connection for video conferencing, particularly for Zoom and Teams, we’ve spent a substantial amount of time assessing what makes a “good” connection statistically. One thing we’ve learn through this process is users run a speed test and make their determination based…
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December 12, 2022 0

More New Shows On Streaming Platforms Than Cable TV

In what has been a continued trend recently, streaming continues to overtake traditional cable TV. In 2021 streaming passed Cable TV in yet another milestone: There are now more shows on streaming platforms than on Cable TV. These details were recently released in a new summary report in Variety. In 2021 saw 922 original series…
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December 20, 2021 0

Streaming Overtakes Broadcast TV

As reported in the Hollywood Reporter, Nielsen this summer released updated streaming metrics. Unsurprisingly the pandemic fueled growth in streaming is taking it to new heights. Streaming usage nearly doubled from April 2020 to April 2021. In the last year streaming has overtaken broadcast networks in terms of TV time usage. These numbers are not…
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September 30, 2021 0

Streaming To A Portable Projector

Streaming as a form of entertainment is everywhere now. In our homes, on our phones and tablets when on the go, in RVs, in our vehicles and even when camping. When you want to share your streaming experience somewhere without a fixed screen and a small tablet or phone won’t do there is the latest…
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August 12, 2021 0

Streaming On Your SUVs Rear Seat Entertainment System

The great American road trip. Few activities garner an image so powerful in our minds. Whether it was riding in our parents station wagon to the grand canyon or taking our kids to the beach in a 3 row SUV. The later story is more true to modern households as the vast majority of American…
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July 15, 2021 0

Streaming RSNs: Traveling Sports Fans Dreams Coming True?

For fans of baseball, some basketball teams and many other localized sports – the complexities of streaming Regional Sports Networks (RSNs) have made cordcutting difficult. In addition, sports fans who travel regularly have had little or no way to catch their favorite teams games when on the road, even if they had cable TV at…
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June 21, 2021 0

Walmart Onn Streaming Devices For Travel

Walmart recently launched a “house brand” streaming stick to compete with the likes of Amazon’s Fire TV and Roku devices. The relatively quiet launch spread quickly throughout the internet. The move brings a new player to the already crowded, but increasingly polarized field of streaming devices and sticks. There is a lot to like about…
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June 2, 2021 0

Thursday Night NFL To Stream Exclusively On Amazon Prime in 2022

Amazon and the NFL announced today, which was also confirmed by Deadline Sports, that Thursday Night Football will move exclusively to Amazon Prime in 2022. Amazon was expected to the exclusive home starting in 2023. This new announcement moves the deal up to 2022. This means that 2021 will be the last year Thursday Night…
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May 3, 2021 0

Roku Express 4K+ As A Travel Streaming Device

Roku just announced their latest device, the Roku Express 4K+. This new device is making waves for a substantial reason. It’s relatively small, can stream in full 4K and in really inexpensive. For us here at Go Connect this criteria means it may make a great travel streaming device. In fact, it caught our eye…
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April 13, 2021 0

HearHere – Road Trip Streaming Audio Guide Led by Kevin Costner

The great America road trip. Once and always a stable of the family vacation. Whether it’s an extended trip to Grandmas, or a drive to Disneyworld or that coming of age visit to Washington DC – it has and will always be a part of American life. While trips and travel are changing for many…
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April 5, 2021 0