Rachel Oaks

Senior Writer

Rachel Oaks has written hundreds of helpful articles in their four years at CableTV.com. You want all the deets on internet providers, download speeds, and affordable internet? They’re your new favorite writer. Rachel earned their Bachelor of Arts in English at Southern Utah University. You can find more of Rachel’s delightful insights on MSN, Yahoo! Finance, Roku.com, and BestCompany.

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Best Satellite Internet Providers for 2022

by | Jan 10, 2022 | Best Of

The best satellite internet provider is Viasat because it’s widely available and gives you the best bang for your buck. But if you’re interested in long-time competitor HughesNet or the up-and-coming Starlink internet, we can help you determine if they’re the best services for you.

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Five Best Internet Providers 2022

by | | Best Of

In a perfect world, every internet service provider (ISP) would offer fast speeds at a great price. Unfortunately, a lot of providers have slow internet plans that cost a lot—or they’ll limit how much you can use your internet service. To help you skip the heartache of troublesome internet providers, we have five recommendations for the best internet providers.

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Best Internet Deals

Best Internet Deals for January 2022

by | | Best Of

Stellar deals take the edge off dreary internet contracts. With the right internet provider, you can get a free month of service, a prepaid card, or a contract buyout.

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How to Get the Best Internet for Gaming

by | Jan 7, 2022 | Equipment Guides

See which internet providers provide the best speeds for gaming and find out what speed you need to game optimally.

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Hidden Costs of Spectrum

How Much Does Internet Cost?

by | | Tools

Internet plans average $50 per month—but our experts have the scoop on why your internet bill may differ.

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Best Cheap Internet Packages for 2022

by | Jan 6, 2022 | Best Of, Featured, Reviews

If you’re more interested in the numbers after the dollar sign than the digits before the Mbps, you’re in the market for a cheap internet service provider. But where do you look when the price of everything internet-related keeps going up? Believe it or not, you still have options.

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Free and Low-Income Internet Plans for Families, Seniors, and Students

by | Jan 4, 2022 | Best Of, Featured

Your income bracket doesn’t have to limit your ability to access the internet. If your home needs a boost to cross the digital divide, take advantage of low-income internet options in your area.

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Best Cable and Internet Bundle Deals

Best TV and Internet Bundles for January 2022

by | Jan 3, 2022 | Best Of, Reviews

We’ve done the digging and rounded up some of the best bundles deals you’ll find anywhere on cable and internet service, so you can kick back and enjoy your reasonably priced entertainment without worrying about whether you’re getting your money’s worth.

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Sound bars vs surround sound

Which is Better: Surround Sound or Soundbars?

by | Dec 22, 2021 | Equipment Guides, TV FAQs

Sure, surround sound systems can be bulky and difficult to set up, but if you want an incredible home theater, this isn’t the place to cut corners. Soundbars work best in smaller spaces like apartments or bedrooms, and they use tricky virtual sound techniques to give you a miniature surround sound experience.

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Name-Brand TVs vs. Their Cheaper Rivals: What’s the Difference?

by | Dec 21, 2021 | Best Of, Equipment Guides, TV FAQs

Is a name brand the only way to get a quality TV, or should you take a chance on a lesser-known brand? Compare Sony, LG & Samsung vs. TLC, Vizio & Element

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