Technology

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How To Avoid Facebook Scams

Quizzes, games, and surveys can seem like a good alternative to scrolling through your newsfeed, but they can also be a deceptive way for malicious websites to get your profile information or access to your internet browser. We’re here to tell you how to avoid Facebook scams like these. Those articles about your favorite celebrity “you have to see to…

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Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Roku Device

At YK Communications, we’re fans of all things streaming. Especially when it’s done over our high speed internet. One of the most popular streamers is the Roku device, and we carry them in our showroom located in Ganado, TX. The brand offers TVs, players, and sticks. After you call 361-771-3334 to speak to a YK Communications team member and compare…

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Identifying A Business Bandwidth Issue

Office Superhero Series: YK Communications is taking current and future customers on a journey to discover how they can become a superhero in their workplace when it comes to business technology. Join us as we walk through identifying and solving common frustrations surrounding business internet and office tech. As businesses grow, IP phone lines ring more often, more employees and…

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Just How Fast is 1 GIG Fiber Internet?

Internet speed plays a role in many aspects of overall internet usage.  From download speeds to streaming quality to browser page loading times, the quality and speed of your internet connection influences it all.  So how fast is 1 GIG internet? First off, it might help to know what the term “gig” (in this case, short for Gbps or Gigabits…

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Save on Energy with Smart Home Technology

Do you ever feel like science fiction predicts reality sometimes?  If you consider things like Jarvis from Iron Man…it’s not so far out of the realm of possibility.  Home automation and products like Amazon Echo and Google Home have made controlling your home environment via voice commands and computer/phone applications a reality.  Aside from making controlling the home more effortless,…

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Summer 2018: The Latest in Video Game Technology

The internet is the platform for the current media revolution.  From print, to radio, to cable…now is the internet’s turn. Games are downloaded onto massive hard drives via the internet.  Massive hundred person individual games are played. Movies and television shows are “streamed” as often as they are broadcasted.  As video game technology improves in terms of things like the…

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Do I Need More Bandwidth?

Have you noticed your internet connection seems a bit slower? With the holiday season ending, many of you likely received some shiny new tech and added devices to your home internet connection. As more devices connected to the internet are streaming data at the same time, this consumes more of your allotted bandwidth from your internet service provider. If things are starting to…

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