I grew up around computers, so it’s only natural that my kids are interested in computers and online gaming as well. It’s hard to pull them away from their games at most times of the day. I think they took our internet access for granted until the day when our DSL stopped working. I think the same thing is true for me. Our DSL was down for nearly a day, and I had a really important meeting I was supposed to participate in via webcast. Missing that meeting was the moment I decided to switch internet providers. centurylink internet came very highly recommended by one of my coworkers, so I thought I’d take a closer look.
I’m online all the time, but I don’t do anything that requires a lot of bandwidth or really fast speed. I’m more interested in reliability and knowing that the service will be there when I need it. My boys on the other hand are interested in other factors that are of importance to them. Continue reading