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Welcome to our blog, a surfer’s guide to the internet.

At RocketNet we believe in providing our customers with the best fibre internet experience possible. That is part of the reason why we started this blog. If we can take you on a journey to better understand the internet, then, the more you will enjoy the internet.

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Digital Payments in South Africa and Using them Safely

Digital Payments in South Africa and Using them Safely

With the Fourth Industrial Revolution upon us, we are moving closer and closer to becoming cashless societies. The advancement in technology with how we transact and pay for goods and services is rapidly evolving. Digital payments in South Africa and around the world...

Artificial Intelligence Friend or Foe?

Artificial Intelligence Friend or Foe?

Artificial intelligence, otherwise known as AI, is the ability of computer systems and programmes to carry out tasks that would normally require engagement and execution by human beings. What we know. One thing we know, which may not be common knowledge, is that...

Google facts: There’s more to Google than you know

Google facts: There’s more to Google than you know

The meeting that created Google facts In 1995 Larry Page met Sergey Brin while visiting Stanford as a potential student. Shortly afterwards the two started working out of their dorm rooms and developed a search engine known as Backrub. Backrub was then renamed to...

Astronauts and Submariners Covid-19 coping lessons

Astronauts and Submariners Covid-19 coping lessons

Astronauts and submariners understand tight spaces There are explorers and adventurers in our midst who have been through tough situations that have trained their minds to deal with strange and extremely tough positions. If anyone knows a thing or two about being...

E-waste. What is it and how do we manage it?

E-waste. What is it and how do we manage it?

All of us should know how to get rid of our E-waste safely and responsibly. There are companies like South City eWaste Recyclers who have recycling stations across the country. Similarly, companies such as Desco have bins as drop-off points for your electronics. You...

Gamer set-up ideas to keep the latency blues away

Gamer set-up ideas to keep the latency blues away

As a nod of recognition to the release of the new X-box Series X & S, and the PS5 during the 2020 holiday season, we decided to give some gamer set-up ideas to our customers who may be gamers themselves. We have a few seasoned gamers working here at RocketNet, so...

Online safety for kids while using fibre internet

Online safety for kids while using fibre internet

"Online safety for kids is of paramount importance".RocketNet During our downtime we tend to spend more money and time on our luxuries. This includes unwinding with online entertainment. As parents, we may become a bit more relaxed about how much time our kids spend...

How to avoid being tracked online by tech companies

How to avoid being tracked online by tech companies

As human beings, our privacy (including how to avoid being tracked online) and personal boundaries are inexplicably linked to our human dignity, our independence and our freedom. Privacy and the ability to decide who to let in and when, is critical to being able to be...

What is the cloud and how to make the most use of it

What is the cloud and how to make the most use of it

When asked the question ‘What is the cloud?’ you may have looked up at the sky and responded with ‘Well, first of all there isn’t only one, and it depends; it could be cumulus, stratus,  stratocumulus or cumulonimbus?’ But this isn’t a lesson from your primary...

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