The global ranking for American Internet speeds has continued to rise over the years, but nearly a third of the country doesn't reach the Federal Communication Commission's (FCC) definition of minimum broadband speeds of at least 25 Mbps download and upload speeds of at least 3 Mbps.
December 08, 2022
The journey of video games from discs and cartridges to the cloud space has been a remarkable one. Gone are the days when you had to walk through the aisles of game stores looking for physical copies of your favorite video games.
August 31, 2022
At the Facebook Connect 2021 conference, which took place virtually on October 28, 2021, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveils Meta, which encompasses the tech giant's myriad technologies and social applications under a single new corporate brand.
August 25, 2022
Ever since blockchain technology came into existence, the world of financial transactions has moved a notch higher with cryptocurrencies and other digital assets. Let's give you a brief idea of a digital asset, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in this blog post.
August 18, 2022
Most parts of the world require people to have the Internet to access things like work, school, or other essential lifestyle responsibilities. That doesn't mean it's easily accessible for everyone. Some people still struggle to afford an adequate Internet package. Interested consumers can learn more about the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), which provides monthly Internet discounts to those who qualify.
June 22, 2022
Many people still watch cable television, despite the limited channel options and the high expense. Cable TV can cost up to $75 a month for only a basic plan. On top of that, most households also subscribe to multiple streaming services in addition to their cable.
May 18, 2022
It's no secret that home Internet has made life easier for hundreds of millions of people across the country. However, few are aware of this technology's numerous changes since its initial introduction in the early 90s. Let's examine the evolution of home Internet and how it became what it is today.
March 23, 2022
Millions of Internet users are upgrading to fiber Internet connections. Here are seven reasons why you should too.
March 02, 2022
For years, most Internet connections were dependent on copper cables — typically, the same lines you used to connect your home phone to the public switched telephone network.
December 29, 2021
In today's era of hyper interconnectedness, you need a fast Internet connection to keep all your computers and devices connected. A slow Internet connection no longer cuts it.
December 16, 2021
Fiber Internet is known for providing Internet speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second (or more). Read on to find out more about fiber optic Internet.
December 01, 2021
Find out why more schools in Fullerton are upgrading to fiber optic internet connections.
November 09, 2021
Fiber optic cables have become extremely useful over the last two decades. They are used to provide people with fast, reliable internet speed. Now, they can also assist in predicting and monitoring potential earthquakes.
October 27, 2021
The cloud is a term used to describe internet-based services based on application software, storage, and computing power.
October 13, 2021
The technology behind IoT can be a bit confusing, so it's not all too clear how it works. Let's uncover the basics of an IoT system.
September 15, 2021
The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing at a remarkable pace. There were more than 8 billion connected devices throughout the world in 2020, a number that could double before 2026. As these devices become increasingly popular in both leisure and business, connectivity is a crucial consideration.
September 01, 2021
In many ways, business today is inseparable from cloud computing. It would be challenging to find a company that doesn't use either a private or public cloud to some extent. This trend has accelerated in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, with 90% of global businesses using it more than expected in 2020.
August 18, 2021
Students can greatly benefit from a fiber optic Internet connection. It can improve their download speeds and make their connection more secure.
August 03, 2021
GigabitNow has been busy during the spring and summer months this year! Both the spring and beginning of summer have been filled with numerous events taking place around Fullerton from helping high school athletes to sponsoring some of the first in-person live music events.
July 14, 2021
Here are the top 3 questions you should ask when upgrading to a fiber optic Internet connection.
July 01, 2021
Fiber Internet provides homes and offices with scalable, accessible, and affordable infrastructure. And it's not going away any time soon. Here's why.
June 11, 2021
Fiber Internet is a connectivity option made possible with cables filled with glass or plastic strands. Beams of light pulse in a pattern when data travels through them. Here are five benefits many hospital decision-makers see when upgrading to fiber Internet at their facilities.
May 26, 2021
Most people consider a decent Internet connection as non-negotiable for daily tasks in work, school, public use, and personal endeavors. To cater to these needs, some Internet providers turn to fiber optics to provide massive data bandwidth to consumers. Rather than using electricity, fiber uses light to transmit data through long, thin strands of glass, resulting in light speed connections for an excellent Internet experience.
May 12, 2021
A fast, reliable Internet connection is a necessity in today's digital age. A powerful router and an intuitive Wi-Fi network are the best combination to achieve that ideal connection. The Wi-Fi 6 Fiber Gateway Plus from GigabitNow provides stellar technology, speed, support and price compared to other routers on the market.
April 28, 2021
People are constantly online, whether checking their work emails, posting on social media, or looking up takeout menus for dinner. It's no wonder we rely on having a fast and dependable Internet connection.
March 31, 2021
Gamers know that having a reliable Internet connection is important for online gaming. Fiber Internet seamlessly supports multiple devices at the same time, so you can power up multiple gaming devices in your home for the ultimate gaming experience.
March 22, 2021
A fast and stable Internet connection is essential for just about any modern business. This is especially true if you're relying heavily on Internet-connected smart devices or frequently communicating via Internet video-conferencing tech.
March 04, 2021
Do you ever wish you were able to personalize, monitor, and control your home network? Great news, GigabitNow is making that wish a reality for all Fullerton residents!
February 18, 2021
GigabitNow's Gigabit Wi-Fi Plus Service takes your Internet to the next level by ensuring a seamless experience to alleviate the stress of dealing with connectivity issues.
February 04, 2021
Though utilizing home automation can make your life simpler, more organized, and eliminate day-to-day stress, it can also contribute to vulnerable cyber security in your home. Luckily there are several things you can do to fight back against cybercriminals and none of them involve costly upgrades.
January 13, 2021
When people research Internet service providers, they often see charts that clarify what kinds of download and upload speeds a company can offer. When the rates are equally fast, whether someone uploads or downloads content, that means the company provides symmetrical service.
January 06, 2021
While 2020 has been a much different year than any of us could have ever anticipated, GigabitNow had many notable moments that we wanted to share with you.
December 30, 2020
The historic Fox Fullerton Theatre is hosting a virtual Christmas Eve Special performed by local favorite, Darden, and special guests Bubba Blues, Melissa Jane Dichiera and The Convertibles, DenManTau, Joe N Loretta Tatar, Phil Shane, Michael Jost and G.B.H.'s Ross Lomas.
December 23, 2020
These days, we may find that more of our time is spent inside utilizing tech devices to connect with loved ones and for our entertainment. We have compiled a list of useful tech devices that the members of your GigabitNow Team have in their homes.
December 17, 2020
Gig speed Internet is the best sort of tech phenomenon — a long-imagined, long-rumored advance that is actually becoming a reality before our eyes.
December 09, 2020
These days, our home Wi-Fi network is just about as essential to everyday life as electricity and running water. So, when we have problems connecting to the network from our smart devices, we feel the impact in many different areas of our life.
December 02, 2020
As the holidays approach, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and on those who have made the Fullerton FiberCity™ possible. We value our relationship with our current and future customers and look forward to providing you the best fiber Internet service possible!
November 25, 2020
If you're like many people, you connect to the Internet at home using a Wi-Fi connection. Since most of your devices are designed to be used wirelessly, the only way to get online using them is by connecting to the device that provides the Wi-Fi signal in your home.
November 18, 2020
Why are there so many different names for these devices? One challenge relates to the names that technology experts use to refer to these devices, whether it's your ISP or the salesperson at the big box store.
November 13, 2020
Fiber Internet is all the rage these days being that it has fast, reliable speeds making seamless connections to all things you do and utilize around your home.
November 04, 2020
Far too frequently we hear yet another company has been "hacked". Somebody has broken into their data networks and stolen valuable private information like the personal identification, credit card and banking information of their customers.
October 26, 2020
You have probably heard about the new, state-of-the-art fiber optic network being built exclusively for Fullerton. With unmatched reliability, this new network will allow every Fullerton resident and business to experience fast, reliable Internet speeds!
October 14, 2020
Fiber internet is still new or unknown to a lot of people. As it slowly catches on more broadly though, it's important for people to understand what it's capable of, and why it is generally considered to be a superior option to cable internet.
October 07, 2020
GigabitNow has partnered with some of Fullerton’s favorite businesses — Comic Book Hideout, Gonzos Tacos and Zombee Donuts to gift our customers coupons they can redeem for some cool and free goodies.
September 30, 2020
These days, getting fast, reliable Wi-Fi at home is absolutely essential. We are connecting devices to Wi-Fi now more than ever before; smart phones, laptops, smart TVs, security cameras, and the list goes on.
September 24, 2020
Your furry family members can also benefit from Fullerton’s new fiber network! There is an ever-growing list of available smart home devices that can be used to transform the way you and your pet live.
September 16, 2020
While families are social distancing by working and learning from home, many parents are in need of assistance with their children, now more than ever!
September 09, 2020
Getting fast, reliable Wi-Fi and Internet is essential. We use Internet devices for everything from video streaming and social media sharing to home automation and monitoring 24 hours a day.
September 02, 2020
Technology evolves every year, and fortunately for us, so do Wi-Fi specifications. Of course, Wi-Fi should not be mistaken for the Internet, though it's easy to interchange the two.
August 26, 2020
As most of us are aware, home network security is extremely important. If your Wi-Fi network is not properly secured, it leaves you vulnerable to a variety of security threats. Determined hackers can use your Internet service for free, introduce malware onto your devices, and steal your personal data.
August 19, 2020
Not sure which Internet speed is best for your home? Wondering how the speed you choose will affect your Internet experience? GigabitNow keeps it simple by offering Fullerton residents two speed options.
August 13, 2020
Want the absolute best fiber Internet experience available in your home? If you said yes, then you need GigabitNow's Gigabit Wi-Fi Plus service that includes the Wi-Fi 6 Fiber Gateway Plus.
August 07, 2020
The Muckenthaler Cultural Center is known to host to an array of summer classes and events for people of all ages to learn, create and play. Hometown Heroes is a series of summer concerts tat highlight artists who began their music career locally.
July 29, 2020
Is Wi-Fi and the Internet the same thing? What is the difference between the Internet and Wi-Fi? Even though we may use both every day, it can be confusing to know what each does, especially if you are unfamiliar with technology.
July 22, 2020
Check out what hit the streets of Fullerton earlier this month — our newest addition to the GigabitNow fleet. While driving around the streets of Fullerton you may very well come across our new car and we are sure you'll recognize it.
July 17, 2020
GigabitNow was thrilled to be this year's Presenting Sponsor for this year's "Play It Safe" Day of Music Fullerton!
July 08, 2020
GigabitNow Fullerton activated our first residential customer in Fullerton on June 22nd, bringing GigabitNow fiber Internet service to Southern California!
June 28, 2020
First Fullerton customer is getting service today.
June 22, 2020
GigabitNow has exciting updates to share with you about Fullerton FiberCity network construction and availability!
May 11, 2020
Everyone can take advantage of all those Internet home smart devices with a Fullerton Fiber Internet connection.
May 07, 2020
No doubt you have come across an ad or have heard someone talking about 5G – that it is here, and it is fantastic. The news surrounding 5G has sparked a lot of questions; Is 5G available for everyone to use? How does 5G compare to Fiber Internet? Is 5G any better than what is available today?
March 30, 2020
The Internet is necessary for everything in today’s world, which is why poor, unreliable Internet service can slow down your entire day. That’s why GigabitNow has teamed up with SiFi Networks to develop one of the largest privately-funded fiber Internet networks in the United States in Fullerton, California.
December 23, 2019
GigabitNow has a bunch of exciting news to share with you! The most up-to-date information on the fiber network and its current status and what you might have seen on some of the streets around Fullerton.
December 20, 2019
Construction of Fullerton’s FiberCity™ network has commenced with some customers receiving service early in the New Year.
November 25, 2019
One of the hot topics of conversation nowadays is home automation, also referred to as a smart home but what does it all mean and how does it work with Fullerton Fiber Internet?
July 10, 2019
After doing some homework you've decided to cut the cord from your cable television or satellite service provider. So now what? There are many options for streaming TV, movie and music content on the market today.
June 24, 2019
Cord cutting has gained in popularity over recent years and is quickly becoming the best solution to watching all of your local TV and cable content without a large monthly price.
May 02, 2019
Everyday life requires and depends on a reliable Internet connection. Think about it, you use it for email, banking, streaming, shopping, research, entertainment and so much more.
April 22, 2019
GigabitNow selected to provide gigabit Internet services across the city of Fullerton as part of the largest privately funded open access FiberCity™ in the USA.
April 08, 2019