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Tag: Wi-Fi Router

Google Home Max Owners Report That Smart Speaker Kills Wi-Fi Networks

Multiple users have reported of networking issues that apparently were caused by the Google Home Max. The smart speaker appeared to be crashing the TP-Link Archer C7 router, a problem that Google has confirmed and is currently investigating.

Google January 15, 2018

Wrapping Your Router With Aluminum Foil Improves Wi-Fi Signal, Study Says

The claim that wrapping aluminum foil around a router’s antenna improves its Wi-Fi signal has been debated for ages, but it turns out it might actually be legitimate. Researchers from Dartmouth have developed a customized reflector that can actually improve Wi-Fi speeds.

Internet November 9, 2017

Tech Tips: How To Protect Your Router From Hackers

Your personal data and online activities are at risk, and it could be because of an unsecure Wi-Fi router. That said, here are some tips on how to protect your router from hackers.

Security June 17, 2017

Apple Wi-Fi Router Division Reportedly Dissolved As The Company Shifts Focus To More Profitable Devices

Apple has reportedly been dismantling its Wi-Fi router division over the past year, reassigning engineers to other divisions in a bid to focus more on profitable devices. If this turns out to be true, Apple AirPort routers might soon become collectibles.

Apple November 21, 2016

Buh-Bye, Wi-Fi Issues: Netgear Orbi Launches As World's First Tri-Band Wi-Fi System To Cover The Whole Home

Netgear just rolled out Orbi, a new Wi-Fi system that can cover up to 4,000 square feet of household with top notch signal. The OEM claim that Orbi is far ahead of its rivals, but it does not come cheap.

Gadgets August 22, 2016

Plume Envisions Future With High-Quality Managed Wi-Fi In Every Home

A new cloud-based home Wi-Fi router system by startup Plume is promising fast and reliable internet access. But how much would homeowners be willing to spend for a connected home?

Gadgets June 16, 2016

Eero Is A Smart, Simple Solution To All Your Wi-Fi Problems At Home

The eero Home Wi-Fi System is a clever router which can solve your Wi-Fi problems. Here's how it works and what experts say about eero.

Internet February 24, 2016

Cassia Networks Rocks CES 2016 With Breakthrough Tech, Boosting Bluetooth Range More Than 30 Times With New Router

The first Bluetooth router is here, and it will set you back a cool $100. The device can have up to 22 Bluetooth devices connected to it at the same time, and it extends the Bluetooth range more than 30 times.

Smart Home January 6, 2016

Google Introduces Customizable Shells For Its OnHub Router

Google wants to make sure its OnHub wireless routers are displayed out in the open, so it is now selling three shells for the device, along with the launching of a website dedicated to customization.

Gadgets December 9, 2015

The Luma Wireless Router Lets You Track Anyone Using Your Wi-Fi Network

A new wireless router called Luma is now up for preorder, enabling users to not only set up a network that reaches all the corners of their house, but also track what users are doing through that network.

Gadgets November 7, 2015

Google's OnHub Is A Chromebook In A Router Costume

At launch, Google had claimed that the OnHub would offer users "a new way to Wi-Fi" but it seems that the $199 router can do much more - it is a Chromebook in disguise.

Computers October 12, 2015

Google OnHub Review Roundup: What Technophiles Are Saying About This $200 Wi-Fi Router

Google has lately announced a sleek, yet expensive Wi-Fi router called OnHub, and the reviews are now in for the $200 gadget. Here's what early adopters have to say about it.

Gadgets September 1, 2015

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