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 isolated from society and staying the course, it is definitely astronauts and submariners. […]

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 could also call your municipal authority to find out how they […]

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 we hope you like. […]

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 on the internet or in front of the TV because, […]

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 separate from others and to maintain self-determination. There has […]

The meaning of LTE and its relationship to 4G internet

The meaning of LTE and its relationship to 4G internet

The meaning of LTE and its relationship to 4G internet Discussing things in the internet space, like the meaning of LTE, can be a little confusing. In this blog post, we unpack the meaning of LTE in as short and as simple a way as possible. When discussing the meaning of LTE, we need to […]

What is throttling, shaping and uncapped fibre internet?

What is throttling, shaping and uncapped fibre internet?

What is throttling, shaping and uncapped fibre internet? When we were asked the question “what is throttling?” by one of our clients we decided to write a blog about it. Some fibre internet service providers like to confuse things, you know like insurance guys do. The conversation goes:“Yes sir (or mam), we offer uncapped fibre […]