Free Internet Connection Speed Test Web Sites

by Mike McEvoy on May 10, 2009

Ever wonder just how fast that “high speed” broadband Internet connection you pay for each month really is? High speed Internet connection providers throw around a wide range of numbers when describing how “fast” their service is. How do you know if you are getting what you are paying for? Luckily, there are some very helpful, free Internet connection speed test tools that can answer that question for you.


Questions: I have a Comcast email account that I access through my web browser (Internet Explorer) but I would like to access my Comcast email through Microsoft Outlook. Can I do this? Answer: Yes. You can configure Outlook to communicate with Comcast’s email servers. This will allow you to download your email into Outlook and [...]


Broadband Connection Speed Testing

by MikeM on February 18, 2008

Question: I have heard about how fast DSL and cable modem Internet connections are, but my DSL connection doesn’t seem very fast. Is there a way I can test how fast my connection actually is? Answer: Yes, there are a few different sites that allow you to do this. The one we like the best [...]