Earlier this week, the president issued an executive order killing the prospective merger between Broadcom and mobile chipmaker, Qualcomm. The reason behind this move relates to fostering the growth of 5G technology across the country. National security concerns also lie at the heart of the decision. News about the blocked Qualcomm purchase appeared this week […]Read more...
1Show OfferingsFor special promotions in your area call (877) 828-8759
- $49.99/mo for 25 mbps
- 25 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps ↑
- 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $79.99.
- Contract Term: 2 years
2Central Iowa Broadband
3Huxley Communications Cooperative
4Level 3 Communications
1Show OfferingsFor special promotions in your area call (800) 270-0673
- Terms: No Contract
- Plus Taxes
- Requires monthly pre-payment with a credit or debit card payment only.
- No Credit Check. No deposit required.
2Show OfferingsFor special promotions in your area call (888) 387-7910
- Modem with WiFi included
- Contract Term: 2 years
- 50 GB Bonus Bytes from 2am - 8am
- Equipment non-return and additional fees apply
- Additional Fees. Equipment lease or purchase required.
- Free standard installation for new Lease subscribers. Not valid with Purchase option.
- Early Termination Fees and/or Unreturned Equipment Fees
3Show OfferingsFor special promotions in your area call (877) 828-8759
- Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
- Setup: $50.00 (Includes activation and free professional installation.)
- 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
- Includes one-time $100 bill credit
4Central Iowa Broadband
5Huxley Communications Cooperative
Historical Iowa Internet Speeds Over Time
Speed test results show an average of 34.55 Mbps download and 27.42 Mbps upload speeds across all mobile, tablet, and desktop devices tested. Take a look at the charts below for an at-a-glance view of of speed test results by device.
Nearby Iowa Internet Speeds by City
Latest Internet Broadband News for Ames, Iowa
Americans continue their growing love affair with streaming media players. According to a recent study, these devices – Roku, Amazon TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, etc. – are now in almost 40 percent of all U.S. homes with broadband service. Cord-cutting consumers prefer to stream TV shows and movies instead of paying a large monthly cable bill. News […]Read more...
I am playing the intense Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition expansion on the PlayStation 4 with the new first player perspective and dramatic storyline changes. Mixed feelings abound. Judging this game as if I were a new RPG gamer or a Final Fantasy fangirl from VII on remains the question. I’ll put it this way […]Read more...
In terms of screen resolution, 4K is the next level after most TVs went began to support 1080p in the past decade. DirecTV was the first TV provider to offer 4K content through on-demand and it picked up steam with sports programming where viewers could now stream matches in 4K live. Since YouTube now supports […]Read more...
News hit this week about ESPN introducing a new content streaming service. The fact ESPN Plus costs only $5 per month raised the eyebrows and hopes of many sports fans. This price undercuts the $8 estimated monthly fee cable and satellite subscribers pay for the family of sports channels – whether wanted or not. Let’s […]Read more...
The commercial rollout of mobile 5G wireless service continues to become a reality. This week, AT&T stepped up to plate by naming three of the first 12 cities to receive its 5G wireless service. We previously reported on the telecommunications giant’s 5G trials taking place in Waco, Texas. News about the cities scheduled to receive […]Read more...
When it comes to Internet speed and online gaming, latency is a term that frequently gets thrown around. What is latency in online video games? Latency, measured as ping, refers to the average total time that it takes your gaming device to send data to the game server, and back to your device. Latency is measured […]Read more...
Midpoint consoles usually flop, as they offer no new real advantage over the basic current-gen console that would keep a customer from waiting for the proper next generation market entry. The PlayStation 4 Pro, with 70 million worldwide sales before the beginning of 2018, blew that assumption out of the water. Why? The PS4 Pro […]Read more...
There was plenty going on at Mobile World Congress 2018 – so much that it is difficult to pick the top innovations from the gathering. We need to limit the scope of our criteria just to wade through all of the exciting new products that were there. With that in mind, let’s focus our efforts here […]Read more...
If your Internet connection seems a little faster the past few years, there’s good reason. A new study reveals the average worldwide Internet speed increased 23 percent over the twelve-month period from May 2017 to May 2018. The study involved 163 million tests using ISPs located all over the planet. The planet’s average Internet speed […]Read more...
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