Mesh Network

Gadgets to Help You Survive Your Next Outdoor Adventure

Whether you're an experienced adventurer or novice camper, these gadgets will help you enjoy the great outdoors, from the trail to the camp …

Camping

MESH Connected Internet of Things (IoT) Revolutionizing Billion Dollar Industry

PALM BEACH, Florida, August 14, 2018 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- PALM BEACH, Florida, August 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p><b>MarketNewsUpdates.com News</b> …

Internet of Things

The Morning After: NVIDIA's graphics upgrade and taking Tesla private

NVIDIA just launched its biggest graphical advance since 2006, and kids are well-equipped to hack election results. Also, Azealia Banks and Elon Musk have different stories to tell about last week's surprising tweet.<p>When novel ideas get old.<br>Motorola Z3 review<p>This phone's Snapdragon 835 chipset …

Headphones

All the Badges of DEF CON 26 (vol 1)

Two or three years back you would see a handful of really interesting unofficial badges at DEF CON. Now, there’s a deluge of clever, beautiful, and …

Microcontroller

Samsung's New Mesh Routers Can Optimize Your Home's Wi-Fi

Each router can cover an area of 1,500 square feet. You can buy them individually or in a pack of three for $279.99 to cover a large house. They can …

Wi-Fi

What is a neural network?

A neural network is a type of machine learning which models itself after the human brain. This creates an artificial neural network that via an …

Machine Learning

Expand your home network w/ Netgear’s 802.11ac Mesh Wi-Fi Extender: $89 (Reg. $130)

Amazon offers the Netgear AC2200 Mesh 802.11ac Wi-Fi Range Extender for <b>$89.01 shipped</b>. That’s good for an over 30% discount from the going rate at other retailers like Best Buy and matches the Amazon all-time low. This range extender allows you to turn your existing Wi-Fi into a mesh network. Rated …

Wi-Fi

What Katy Does: Finds the procedure that smoothes away cellulite

Tell someone that you work in beauty, and you will usually be met by one of three responses: What’s the best face cream? Does Crème de la Mer work? And, finally is there a cure for cellulite?<p>Firstly I couldn’t possibly name just one cream. Yes, Crème de la Mer works, but there is better for …

Skin Care

Smart cities and the energy revolution

<i>In this month's Energy Digital magazine, Matt High looks at the true purpose of smart urbanisation and its environmental impacts.</i><p>By 2050 it is …

Smart Cities

Tiny cars, better mobility?

The rebirth of Segway and the future of private and shared transportation.<p>In 2009, almost 10 years ago, Segway and General Motors teamed up to create …

Electric Vehicles

This move by Apple could cause the smart home convergence we all need

In a move described by analysts as "potentially huge", this week Apple quietly became a member of The Thread Group, a collection of companies who are …

Smart Homes

Netgear Orbi Mesh WiFi System AC3000 Review

Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy …

Wi-Fi

How Edge Computing Gives You an Edge Over Cloud Computing

By Sriram Sitaraman<p>Edge computing is a term that’s regularly coming up in technology conversations, and being touted as the next big thing after …

Data Science

Building a Smart Home From the Ground Up

Smart homes are the future (via geralt/Pixabay)<p>I’ve been loving my year-old IKEA remote-control lighting kit. And Alexa on the Amazon Echo has been a …

Smart Homes

No more lag: Find the best router for working, gaming, streaming, and more

There's almost nothing that can be done these days without some sort of internet connection. Whether its streaming the latest season of <i>Luke Cage</i> on …

Wi-Fi

Apple joins Thread Group, hinting at Wi-Fi mesh networking plans

When Apple discontinued its own AirPort series of routers in April, it hinted that it viewed mesh networking as Wi-Fi’s next evolution by promoting Linksys’ Velop mesh routers in its stores. Now the company is taking another step in that direction by joining The Thread Group, an organization …

Apple

NETGEAR’s 802.11ac Wi-Fi Mesh Network System drops to $265 (Reg. $300)

Amazon offers the NETGEAR Orbi Home Mesh 802.11ac Wi-Fi System for <b>$264.99 shipped</b> when you <i>clip the on-page coupon</i>. Regularly $300, this is the second-lowest that we’ve tracked and is the best available. NETGEAR’s Orbi system is great for people who want to have better Wi-Fi coverage throughout …

Wi-Fi

Apple Signals Smart Home Mesh Networking Interest by Joining 'The Thread Group'

Apple has become a member of The Thread Group, an organization that supports companies interested in innovating networking solutions for consumer smart home devices using the Thread mesh standard (via <i>9to5Mac</i>).<p>Apple has been added to the list of official members on the group's website, although what …

Networking

Plume Made Good Wifi Cheap

I’ve always had a frustrating relationship with the Internet thanks to where I lived. Long hallways or brick walls were in the way of a strong …

Wi-Fi

Apple joins ‘The Thread Group,’ opening up the possibility of more advanced HomeKit tech

Apple today has joined the smart home-dedicated group The Thread Group. While Apple’s extent of involvement in the group is unclear at this point, the company is now listed as a “member” on The Thread Group website…<p>Thread is described as a new mesh network standard that aims to make it easier for …

Home Automation

By 2020, 1-in-5 healthcare orgs will adopt blockchain; here’s why

While the financial services and shipping industries have been quick to deploy blockchain, the healthcare industry could soon follow their lead as it …

Blockchain

The New Gryphon Smart WiFi Mesh System Is The Best Parental Control Hardware Around

It combines website screening, time-management, service pausing, malware protection, and more in one slim, easy-to-set-up package.<p>Parental control …

Wi-Fi

Kortex Xtend LiteSmall Battery Powered WiFi Repeater

Amine based in Spain has this week launched a new crowdfunding campaign to take the “world smallest” battery-powered Wi-Fi repeater into production. …

Wi-Fi

Fix Your Slow Internet With These Networking Options

Image: Google<p>If you're sick of suffering from poor Wi-Fi connections or slow streaming speeds in your house or brick-lined apartment, that one router …

Wi-Fi

TP-Link Deco Mesh 802.11ac Wi-Fi System falls to $166 shipped (Reg. $230)

Amazon offers the TP-Link Deco Whole Home Mesh 802.11ac Wi-Fi System three pack for <b>$166.13 shipped</b>. That’s good for a $64 discount from the going rate at other retailers like Best Buy and comes within $3 of the Amazon all-time low. While we saw it drop to $163 earlier in the year, today’s offer is …

Wi-Fi

Linksys Velop, First Take: Hassle-free, cost-effective mesh wi-fi

Wi-fi can be a pain. Interference from other devices -- both your own and those of neighbours -- and thick walls can mean patchy coverage even within …

Wi-Fi

Sonos Shares Jump Nearly 25% After IPO

Wireless speaker company Sonos went public on Thursday with a successful debut.<p>Sonos started trading on Thursday at $16 a share. As of midday, Sonos …

Smart Homes

AWS IoT Device Defender Now Available – Keep Your Connected Devices Safe | Amazon Web Services

I was cleaning up my home office over the weekend and happened upon a network map that I created in 1997. Back then my fully wired network connected …

Cloud Computing

How to Measure and Boost Wi-Fi Signal Strength

Sure, it might be considered a "first-world problem", but shoddy or unreliable Wi-Fi is absolutely frustrating — especially when it's your home Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

Veniam Creates Patent Portfolio To Connect Vehicles To The Cloud And Profitability

We’ve come to expect constant and ubiquitous connectivity from our mobile devices and get frustrated when we can’t get a signal to access the information and services we need. With millions of vehicles getting connected and eventually becoming autonomous, a lost connection will mean more than a …

Profit