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The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)

The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping their routers secure, a new survey finds.<p>Eighty-two percent of 2,205 …

Wi-Fi

This $40 Device Adds Gigabit Ethernet to Your House Without Having to Install Anything

Even if you have fastest Wi-Fi, wired internet connections yield much faster streaming speeds, and allow you to watch your programs without …

Penske Media Corporation

Without Net Neutrality, Is It Time To Build Your Own Internet?

Here's what you need to know about mesh networking.<p>Last week, the Federal Communications Commission went ahead with its deeply unpopular plan to end …

Net Neutrality

Snowden's new Android app turns your cheap smartphone into a home security system

Even the best digital security practices are often undone by sloppy physical security. An unreadable 40 character password, after all, is only as secure as the office containing the Post-it note you wrote it on.<p>(Sidebar: please don’t do this. Use a password manager for god sakes, it’s almost …

Edward Snowden

OnePlus 5T review: it’s all about that screen

With the OnePlus 3T, we got virtually the same body as the OnePlus 3, but packed with a new processor, more RAM, and a bigger battery. This year though, there isn’t a new processor available from Qualcomm yet, and the 6-8 GB of RAM offered in the OnePlus 5 was already the highest the industry had …

Stunning OnePlus 5 Concept Puts Galaxy S8 on Notice

The OnePlus 5 is one of the more sought-after handsets this year, and the company just confirmed that it's coming this summer. Now it's been given …

The successor to the best phone you've never heard of comes this summer

The smartphone you should be talking about is coming.<p>The OnePlus 5, the successor to the OnePlus 3T, the best phone most people have never heard of, …

Xiaomi Mi 6 review

Xiaomi made headlines early last year with its 2016 flagship, the Mi 5. Not only was the Mi 5 affordable, beautiful, and packed with top-tier features, it was also one of the first devices to sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 processor. Unfortunately the device never officially made its way to the …

Mobile Technology

Revealed: The secret Chrome and Google Search tricks that'll make your browser even more powerful

Both Pac-Man and Breakout can be played on your desktop computer and there's also a secret game for when you don't have an internet connection.<p>To …

12 Surprising Office Wi-Fi Killers

Think twice before you set up the office aquarium.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Nothing grinds a workplace to a halt like a lack of internet access. Gone are the days of hard-wired desktops in every office. Work environments increasingly support staff and guests with …

Wi-Fi

Protect your privacy with this VPN Unlimited deal: Just $39 for lifetime access

Due to the recent Cambridge Analytica data-sharing fiasco and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ensuing testimony before Congress, online privacy is …

Information Systems

There's a Black Market for Truly Unlimited Data Plans Hiding in Plain Sight

One small problem: the plans aren't cheap.<p>Unlimited data is having a moment right now. T-Mobile's wildly successful unlimited data plan, released in August 2016 to capture market share, set off a chain reaction. Verizon reintroduced its own unlimited data plan in February 2017, and soon AT&T was …

The Future

Edge-To-Edge Displays: Samsung Galaxy S8, iPhone 8, OnePlus 5, Google Pixel 2 And Nokia 8 Expected To Eliminate Bezels

The smartphone industry picks up new trends every year and once leading smartphone makers pick up a certain trend, the whole industry begins to lean …

Protect your online privacy with the 5 best VPNs - ExtremeTech

By on February 28, 2017 at 11:03 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Ever get the feeling that …

The Best Wireless Routers That Can Run DD-WRT

It's simple to buy a closed router platform, but rolling your own router using DD-WRT, OpenVPN, and a compatible wireless router tested in this …

Wi-Fi

What Is 5G, and When Do I Get It?

Look at the top corner of your phone screen. Right now, it probably reads 4G LTE, and you're probably fine with that. But soon—and we're talking …

M2 Premium Videos

Reliance Jio Fiber FTTH 1Gbps broadband tariff plans to start at Rs 500: Report

After a long wait, Reliance Jio finally launched its commercial operations from September 5. The company promises to offer free unlimited HD voice …

Chrome Bug Allows Downloading Videos From Netflix, Amazon Prime

Two Researchers have discovered a way to download videos from Netflix and Amazon Prime that are being played in Google Chrome web browser. Here are …

HTC 10 ties Galaxy S7 Edge for first place in DxOMark camera rankings

Is the HTC 10 a perfect 10? If HTC wants to even come close to perfection with its latest flagship, the 10 must deliver a very strong camera performance. After all, the hit and miss camera on last year’s M9 was one of the main reasons that phone turned into a massive flop.<p>The good news is early …

Phones

Samsung silently releases an updated Galaxy Tab S2

Without so much as a whisper, Samsung has begun selling an updated version of its Galaxy Tab S2 tablet in Europe this week. The company’s usual tablet refresh cycle would have suggested that we were due for an announcement in July or so, but German retailer <i>Cyberport.de</i> appears to already be selling …

Phones

Scientists Have Published a New Tree of Life

Charles Darwin famously imagined evolution as a tree full of branches, a metaphor that biologists have since used to depict how life is structured. …

Biology

Best wireless router 2017: Boost the range and speed of your internet connection

Find out the best wireless routers to help improve your speed while also getting the best out of your router<p>If you have a superfast internet …

You won’t even remember what WiFi dead zones were like once you switch to this router

There’s an old saying that goes something like this: you get what you pay for. Of course, not everyone pays the same amount.<p>We’ve reached a point in …

Wi-Fi

How to Print Files from Mobile Phone or Tablets | Digital Adda

Google Cloud Print works with most printers, but for best experience a Cloud ready printer is recommended. These types of printers can directly …

Chuwi HiBook: Powerful 2-in-1 Tablet With Windows 10 And Android 5.1 Dual OS Releasing Next Month

Chuwi HiBook, the newest 2-in-1 laptop-tablet device from the Chinese manufacturer is under the wraps. The tablet that will arrive with powerful …

Charge Mobile Data Offers Data-Only Plans for Your Smartphone or Tablet

If you want a data plan on your smartphone, you normally have to get a voice plan and text message plan packaged with it. Not anymore. Charge Mobile …

You can now search YouTube videos by location

The beauty of YouTube is that anyone can upload anything from anywhere. And thanks to a tool built by members of the YouTube team, you can find out …

Apps

Linksys EA7500 Max-Stream AC1900 review

Power and ease of use come together in the Linksys EA7500.<p>Power and ease of use come together in the Linksys EA7500.<p>Power and ease of use come …

Wi-Fi