The Low Down on Your Download

Who cares about your internet speeds? Raise your hand… Well, there are too many hands to count, so we’ll jump right into the details behind testing your ALLO speeds. Running a speed test is beneficial in many ways. It can provide bragging rights at your neighborhood dinner party, help you determine if your connection is…

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Wi-Fi 6

The wireless technology that we all use in our homes and businesses today first came out in 1999. Twenty years later, we’re finally entering the sixth generation of wireless. The different wireless versions go by names like 802.11b, 802.11n, and 802.11ac, and let’s be real, this Wi-Fi alphabet soup was getting a little muddled for…

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What is Fiber?

Exactly what is fiber optic technology? Optical fiber is a flexible, transparent fiber made of glass or plastic which is slightly thicker than a human hair. The fiber cable coming into your home acts as a conduit carrying all your data via light waves between each end of the fiber. The principles of refraction, which make fiber optics…

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Triple the Speed

Being an ALLO residential customer just got even better, three times better in fact. Effective immediately, we’ve tripled our standard internet speed from 100Mbps to 300Mbps for all residential customers. Not just new residential customers, all residential customers. So you get triple the speed for the same price with no gimmicks, no limits, no kidding….

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Understanding Wireless Device Strength

Our technicians and support team often throw out terms like “wireless interference” and “channel congestion” and “big red showdown.” Except for that last one, it can be a little confusing. We live in a fiber focused world and it’s easy to forget that not everyone shares our enthusiastic obsession with all things tech. So let’s…

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