The BBC iPlayer speed checker was a useful tool for those chasing to see how their connection might perform for video streaming, but alas the tool appears to have been retired and looks set to be replaced by a table showing what speeds different types of iPlayer content will require.
As a general guide for internet speeds I use Speed Test this is a great test for a quick benchmark but lacks a little of the finer details.
Example of Speed Test .NET results
The other speed test which I use for more detailed info is think broadbands flash based test, it provides quite a lot more ino
Example of a think broadband test
I have provided links to both test websites in the Useful Links section.
Try them both and see the difference.
iTunes Library Recovery
Have you ever lost your iTunes library from your computer or laptop?
I’m sure like me many people have, songs, apps movies purchased from the iTunes store are easily recovered from iTunes themselves but it’s the albums and songs you have spent hours installing from cd, media devices, tapes and vinyl
Well I may just be able to help; I can restore your library directly from your iPhone, iPad or iPod.
If your library was located on a windows machine and is now gone give me a call
I may be able to save you hours of work.....
Home Network & WiFi Solutions will now the sharing the Multi Media Live Facebook and Twitter feeds.
This has been done to save time and reduce replicated post's.
The Multi Media Live Blog will still be run separately as it offers different information for web developers and designers, also FREE nifty tools and programs (worth a visit)
You can still contact me via the links on both websites
Hello and welcome to my new website.
I will be adding more content in the next few weeks.
The content will be Home and small network related including Home WiFi.
I often review new equipment related to networking and the odd device connected to on-line gaming.
Check back soon to see what’s new.