Ari Howard

Ari Howard

Associate Writer, Broadband & Wireless Content

Ari is an Associate Writer for the Allconnect team, focusing on broadband and wireless news, as well as broadband and TV provider deals. She recently graduated from Davidson College with a bachelor’s degree in political science. During her time there, Ariana wrote for the school’s newspaper, in addition to writing for various local newspapers in the Southeast and creating content for a non-profit’s website. Ariana loves watching any show or movie about journalists, and when she isn't writing or watching TV, she is outdoors taking walks or exercising in the park.

What I've written

Harnessing the internet to keep your family and home safe
Harnessing the internet to keep your family and home safe
Ari Howard

The internet has become an essential tool for protection and security. Here's what you need to know about using the internet for safety.

DISH opens website for wireless 5G service
DISH opens website for wireless 5G service
Ari Howard

DISH is finally on its way to becoming the fourth major carrier

Guide to online safety: Phishing, scams and fraud prevention
Guide to online safety: Phishing, scams and fraud prevention
Ari Howard

Not entirely sure what the risks are online? We've created a complete guide for everything you need to know to about internet safety and how to avoid online scams.

Internet terms defined
Internet terms defined
Ari Howard

Need a quick and simple definition of an internet-related term? We've got you covered.

Best internet providers for gaming
Best internet providers for gaming
Ari Howard

Find out which internet provider and speed plan best suits your internet needs for the cheapest price.

Top tech deals this Amazon Prime Day 2021
Top tech deals this Amazon Prime Day 2021
Ari Howard

It's that time again! Check out our favorite bargains for this year.

What is a VPN and why might you need one?
What is a VPN and why might you need one?
Ari Howard

Looking for a way to access the internet more securely? A Virtual Private Network may be the solution for you.

First-time internet buyer’s guide
First-time internet buyer’s guide
Ari Howard

We'll help take the stress out of buying internet.

The 3 best Wi-Fi extenders of 2021
The 3 best Wi-Fi extenders of 2021
Ari Howard

We did the research for you and broke down the top three Wi-Fi extenders by price, quality and overall value.

The 5 Best Modem/Router Combos 2021
The 5 Best Modem/Router Combos 2021
Ari Howard

Wondering which modem/router combo you should get? We did the research and came up with the five best available options.

Learning loss and the digital divide: Summer resources for all students
Learning loss and the digital divide: Summer resources for all students
Ari Howard

The average student will be 10 months behind in the math curriculum by the end of this school year. Here's how your child can catch up on schoolwork this summer, regardless of internet access.

The 5 best cable modems of 2021
The 5 best cable modems of 2021
Ari Howard

We did the research so that you can get the best internet connection possible with your new modem. Check out our guide to the best cable modems of 2021

What is a smart grid?
What is a smart grid?
Ari Howard

The smart grid will change the way we power our lives.

Everything you need to know about internet speeds
Everything you need to know about internet speeds
Ari Howard

With the consumer's guide to internet speeds, you'll learn everything you need to know to get your household up and running with the speed you need.

Top connected college towns in 2021
Top connected college towns in 2021
Ari Howard

Don't leave internet access out of your decision-making process when choosing which college to attend.

Allconnect’s broadband news updates
Allconnect’s broadband news updates
Ari Howard

A brief rundown of some of the most important stories, updated bi-weekly.