Speed up your broadband connection

May 6, 2008

Six Steps to a Faster Broadband Connection

http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,143379-page,1/article.html

Becky Waring, PC World
Sunday, March 16, 2008

Even if you’re paying top dollar for high-speed Internet service, you may not be getting the performance you expect. Follow our guide to boost your broadband speed.

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Speed up Web browsing with OpenDNS

Apr 13, 2008

According to ComputerWorld’s Preston Gralla:

http://www.computerworld.com/
action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9019951

Here’s the simplest way to hack DNS to speed up your Web browsing: Use free, superfast DNS servers run by the OpenDNS service instead of your ISP’s DNS servers. OpenDNS has a monstrously big DNS cache, with DNS servers around the world, so you’ll be able to retrieve IP addresses from it more quickly than from your ISP’s DNS servers. The addresses of the OpenDNS servers are 208.67.222.222 for a primary DNS server and 208.67.220.220 for a secondary server.

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