Wi-Fi

ExpressVPN Linksys WRT3200ACM OpenWRT FlashRouter

The ExpressVPN team has developed a new solution to manage ExpressVPN connections with open source routers based on the ultra customizable OpenWRT …

Linksys

Non-commuters take advantage of free WiFi , watch porn at railway stations in Mumbai

Access to free internet and WiFi at suburban railway stations in Mumbai appears to have created a problem for the railway authorities. Non-commuters …

Trains

With yurts, campers and Wi-Fi, millennials fuel Minn. camping boom

With more people seeking affordable trips close to home, the outdoors is calling.

Camping

A Future Of Gadgets Without Power Cords? Not So Fast

Support the news<p>It's an appealing future — powering up your gadgets without all those annoying charging cables.<p>Researchers have been pursuing this …

Wireless Charging

Saturday 22 July 2017

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Back to the Future

Make Spreadsheets a Whole Lot Easier With This Excel Trick | Mental Floss

While data nerds may love a good spreadsheet, many office workers open Microsoft Excel with a certain amount of resistance. Inputting data can be a …

Cool Stuff

Wi-Fi or Cell? Here's What Travelers Should Use at Airports Across North America.

Online Editorial Assistant<p>When you’re traveling for business, being able to get online can be crucial to getting work done. That’s why it’s important to know your Wi-Fi and cellular options at the airport before heading out on a work trip.<p>Speedtest recently released its list of major airports …

Airports

iOS 11 automatically ignores flaky Wi-Fi connections

With iOS 11, your iPhone gets smart enough to realize when a Wi-Fi connection is flaky, and gives up trying to join it. This might be most useful if you’re one of those people who keeps your Ask Join Networks setting activated, but it should help anyone who uses their iPhone in multiple places — …

Apple

Scientists are now using Wi-Fi to read human emotions

Scientists at MIT are using Wi-Fi and AI to determine your emotional state. They’ve created an algorithm that can detect and measure individual heartbeats by bouncing RF signals off of people.<p>An RF emitter coupled with the algorithm works in the same way as an electrocardiogram (EKG/ECG), without …

Programming

eero TrueMesh Wi-Fi System: What's changed in the 2nd generation

Here's what you need to know about the updates to eero's TrueMesh Wi-Fi system!<p>If you've got some areas in your home where Wi-Fi seems to be running …

Eero (2nd Generation)

<b>Pros</b><p>Easy to install. Stylish components. Supports Multi-User Multiple Input, Multiple Output (MU-MIMO) streaming. Solid throughput performance in …

What Is Project Fi, and Is It Worth It?

Google already makes the OS for your smartphone and, for some of us, makes the phone itself. And if you sign up for Project Fi, the tech giant can …

Phones

NETGEAR 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router & Modem bundle for $106 (Reg. $150)

Amazon offers the NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1750 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router and Cable DOCSIS 3.0 Modem combo for <b>$105.94 shipped</b>. You’ll save over $45 off the regular going rate for the two items separately. Today’s deal beats our previous mention by $4 and drops to the lowest price we’ve tracked at Amazon. …

Netgear

Netgear Arlo Pro Review | Trusted Reviews

What is the Netgear Arlo Pro?<p>The Arlo Pro is Netgear’s high-end, weather-proof and fully wireless camera. It requires a minimum initial outlay of …

Netgear

How to Choose a VPN Provider for Your Business

A step-by-step guide to picking a virtual private network that works for you.<p>In a world where technology is advancing at such a high speed, it becomes hectic to keep up with security. Securing yourself from people trying to access your email, your bank and even your own identity is hard enough. …

Cybersecurity

5 Amazon Prime hacks for better binging

Last week, we illuminated the best way to Netflix. Now we’re digging into Amazon Prime to find the best tips and tricks for streaming its extensive library. Read on for five great hacks to use while navigating Amazon — it’s so much more than a shopping site!<p><b>1. Watch without Wi-Fi</b><p>Can’t count on …

Amazon

LG 14,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner (LP1417WSRSM)

<b>Pros</b><p>Quiet operation. Fast cooling. Easy to install and relocate. Built-in dehumidifier.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Some app issues in testing. Lacks usage reporting. Does …

Home Automation

Bluetooth mesh networking could connect smart devices city-wide

Anyone who's used mesh WiFi networks knows they work by bouncing data between routers to deliver signal to every corner of your home. Now, imagine …

Internet of Things

'No profit' made on R320m Tshwane spent on wi-fi

Project Isizwe, the company contracted to the City of Tshwane to provide free wi-fi, had not made any profit out of R320 million spent on the service.

News (South Africa)

Sticky Password review: Strong features behind a bare-bones interface

Sticky Password may not be as familiar as LastPass or 1Password, but it boasts features that rival both of them, albeit in a much less polished package. It doesn’t quite rise to the top tier of password managers, but it’s more than capable of getting the job done.When you download Sticky …

Authentication

Nise Wave Wi-Fi Sous Vide is like having a mini personal chef

Why it matters to you<p>Most people don't have the time to cook each meal. The Nise Wave Sous Vide is like a personal chef that makes everything …

Cooking

CRTC calls for comments on the subject of Wi-Fi-first MVNOs

Canada’s telecom regulator has put out a call for comments on the reconsideration of a decision made earlier this year that has the potential to …

Mobile

Mac unlock with Apple Watch not working? Try these simple steps

The macOS feature that allows you to unlock your Mac with your Apple Watch offers security and convenience. The problem may arise when that feature …

Apple

Best Wi-Fi Extenders 2017: 9 of the best wireless boosters | Trusted Reviews

<b>Is your Wi-Fi slow or your wireless coverage lacking? You might not have to buy a new router. Instead, a Wi-Fi extender might be what you’re after,</b> …

Linksys

Netgear Orbi RBK50 review: The Rolls Royce of home Wi-Fi routers

It's not cheap, but this twin-unit router system from Netgear floods a larger area with a stronger, faster Wi-Fi connection than anything else on the …

Netgear

Why your WiFi feels so slow sometimes

Randall Munroe, creator of the popular webcomic XKCD, is just like the rest of us: He struggles with Internet reliability. In a new strip, Munroe explains how weird it is that to get faster downloads sometimes, he has to turn off his phone's WiFi connection and switch over to his cellphone …

Ajit Pai

Hackers are using hotel Wi-Fi to spy on guests, steal data | ZDNet

The DarkHotel hacking group has returned -- but this time they're focusing on a different target, using a new strain of Inexsmar malware.<p>An advanced …

Security

Make Your iPhone’s Wi-Fi Connection More Secure

If you haven’t downloaded the latest iOS update, iOS 10.3.3, you should. Available since yesterday, the update includes a patch that addresses …

iOS

Update your iPhone to fix this Wi-Fi security flaw

A problem with the iPhone's Wi-Fi connection could have let hackers take over people's devices and crash them, the company has revealed in its latest update.<p>Apple has released a security update that fixes a problem with the Wi-Fi chip in the iPhone, which could have let cyber criminals access a …

iOS

Update your Apple devices. Right now.

Apple has released a software update to iOS and macOS that you should download right away.<p>The security update patches a dangerous vulnerability in …

Business (Australia)