Understanding Speed Test Results

Testing the speed of your internet connection is easy, but it’s also easy to misunderstand the results. Your devices — TVs, routers, smartphones, laptops, desktops, etc. — have different capabilities, and you can get different results on each one, even while using the...

VoIP vs. Landline: What’s the Difference?

At RTC Communications, we’re proud to offer VoIP services to keep you connected. But if you’ve never used VoIP before, you may be wondering what it is and how it differs from a traditional landline phone. We hope this article answers your questions and helps you make...

Clearing Up Network Congestion

What is Network Congestion? Most of us have experienced it, slow, “laggy,” and congested networks, especially when we are frequently online working, staying connected, studying, gaming, streaming, and more. Ask yourself what exactly is ‘network congestion,’ what...

Online Learning Resources for the Summer Break

Summer learning loss is a real thing, and it’s actually a big problem for students returning to classrooms in the fall. Believe it or not, the concept of summer learning loss has been puzzling education researchers for over 100 years – studies on the subject...

Common Causes of Wi-Fi Interference

Common Causes of Wi-Fi Interference We all know that feeling. You’re right in the middle of doing something important on your phone, tablet, or laptop when all of a sudden… your Wi-Fi cuts out! What gives?  There are a surprising number of things that can cause...