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There are so many myths we encounter daily – myths about food, animals, and even science.

In most cases, they may have held a grain of truth at one point. But with time, these “facts” we hold true turn out to be outdated or just false. Some are harmless, but others can set you back – especially myths about the internet.

From satellite internet to slow WiFi, we’re debunking the most common internet myths still circulating the web. Protect yourself online by knowing what’s fact versus fiction.

Top 5 Internet Myths:

  • Myth #1: Satellite internet is dying.
  • Myth #2: Internet & WiFi are the same.
  • Myth #3: Hackers only target wealthy people.
  • Myth #4: Slow speeds are always your provider’s fault.
  • Myth #5: Incognito mode keeps you protected.

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References:

1 Satellite Internet Myths Debunked
2 Internet & WiFi
3 5 Cybersecurity Myths Debunked
4 Reasons for Slow Internet
5Incognito Mode May Not Work the Way You Think It Does

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Paula Novo
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Paula Novo
Written By
Paula Novo
With over four years of telecom experience, Paula Novo is the Site Editor for HighSpeedOptions. She has helped develop the criteria by which HighSpeedOptions reviews and recommends internet service providers. Paula also leads HighSpeedOptions' coverage of the digital divide, broadband policy, and ISP reviews.