On Wednesday, January 3, 2018, RBC webiste (Direct Investing site along with its Online Banking Site) was hit with intermittent outages throughout the day. In addition, the RBC Mobile App was also down. The outage was linked to heavy trading volume and I am assuming that it was definately due to the volume caused by surging marijuana or cannabis stocks in Canada. Some of the … [Read more...] about RBC Website Outage Cost Me $3000 Profit in Marijuana Stocks
Why Teksavvy? I had been a loyal customer of Teksavvy DSL Internet service for several years until the speed went to near zero mbps/sec and their customer service failed to find any root cause. I was on a 5 mbps/sec plan and had a consistent speed of atleast 2 mbps/sec for few years before it hit a mere 0.45 mbps/sec. Life became miserable all of a sudden and a change was … [Read more...] about Teksavvy High Speed Cable Internet Review
If you are living in Canada, use the following resources to save a few cent per litre when buying gas. Find out if the gas price is going to increase or decrease the next day. To do this, visit www.680news.com and look for the Gas Prices icon near the bottom of the page. Gas price futures are usually posted after 4:30 PM on a daily basis. Their gas prices are provided by … [Read more...] about How to Save on Gas by Using the Internet
If you have seen the following link appear on Google's Homepage, then you are probably wondering what it is: What is Google Play? Simply, it is the new name of Google Market. If you have ever used an Android device, you would be familiar with the Google Market icon. Google has recently renamed it to Google Play. The Market icons on Android devices will be eventually … [Read more...] about What is Google Play?
In current times, most of the malware and viruses spread through seemingly legitimate websites. When you search through Google, you are presented with the most relevant search results. However, sometimes a link you click on results in several pop up windows being opened alongside the desired website. These sites are usually infected with viruses and malwares that are … [Read more...] about Why You Need an Anti Virus that Checks Internet Links
For a limited time, Wind Mobile is offering its unlimited high speed Infinite Internet for $29 a month for 12 months. If paid for two months in advance, they are also including the Huawei E1691 data stick for free. If you are considering to get their then please read the review below. Speed: The data stick claims to feature 7.2 Mbps download speed and 5.76 Mbps upload speed. … [Read more...] about Wind Mobile Infinite Laptop Internet Review
We have been using ServINT VPS hosting service for quite a while and here is our review of the company. Uptime: Their uptime is amazing. We switched from Westhost.com due to uptime issues and migrated to Servint. Since migration, we had very minor downtime which amounted to no more than few minutes. As far as uptime goes, this company deserves two thumbs up. The company … [Read more...] about ServInt.net VPS Hosting Review
You put a search query in the Google’s search box and hit enter. Google gives you a list of most relevant sites. You find the first listed result the most appealing. You click on the link and something strange happens. The browser doesn’t take you to the site you clicked on, rather it takes you to a completely different site which is sometimes full of pop-up ads or … [Read more...] about Fix: Firefox, Internet Explorer Search Takes to Wrong Page
Compared to Bell and Rogers, Acanac offers an unbeatable price for high speed DSL Internet connection. Until early 2010, Acanac offered unlimited 5.0 Mbps high speed Internet for only $18.95 per month. The price included taxes and modem rental. Later, the price increased to $24.95 a month for the same service. As of June 2011, the price have gone up to $28.95 per month. Still, … [Read more...] about Acanac DSL High Speed Internet Review
As Internet becomes more interesting and access becomes easier and affordable, many of us are sitting in front of the computers for longer durations. A recent study shows that teenagers on average spend 31 hours a week surfing the net alone. That involves going through YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Games, E-mails and others. Those of us who are not teenagers, we might be spending … [Read more...] about How Much of Your Life Will be Spent on the Computer?