A dongle allows users to access the Internet from virtually anywhere by connecting to a telephone network. Internet dongles are powered by the user’s computer and use mobile network signals to connect to a broadband netw... More »

A Bluetooth dongle is an adapter used on non-Bluetooth enabled computers to connect wirelessly to a Bluetooth device. Most dongles plug into a USB port. A Bluetooth enabled computer has the adapter installed with the har... More »

A Wi-Fi dongle, also referred to as a wingle or a data card, is a portable device that can be plugged into a computer's Ethernet port, providing mobile access to a finite amount of Internet data. These products can give ... More »

Internet users need a modem to connect to the Internet because signals that comes from telephone and cable lines are analog, and computers can only process digital information. The modem takes the analog signal from the ... More »

Wireless Internet works by utilizing a wireless network that employs radio waves to transmit data. A wireless adapter connected to a computer transforms the data into radio signals that are transmitted via an antenna. A ... More »

Create an active wireless Internet connection at home using a broadband Internet connection, a modem, a wireless router and wireless devices to connect to the network. Broadband providers typically transmit broadband to ... More »

The Internet refers to a large computer network that links together other, smaller computer networks. It includes a variety of networks that follow different protocols. More »