Wi-Fi

5 Companies Aiming to Cut the Cord on High-end VR Headsets

Today’s most immersive virtual reality systems, like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, rely on a bothersome tether to send power and high fidelity …

Virtual Reality

Take Complete, Secure Control of Your Home Network With This Smart Router

Wi-Fi is, well, up there with food and sleep in the hierarchy of needs. Treat yourself well with the Linksys N600+ Dual-Band Smart Wi-Fi Wireless …

Wireless Routers

Determining the Cause of a High Retry Percentage

Advances in Wi-Fi technology have made Wi-Fi the preferred access method for everything from social media to business-critical applications. This has …

Get a refurbished Linksys AC5400 router for $220

If you're looking to upgrade your home network with a high end router and don't mind chancing a refurbished model, Newegg has a really good price on …

The Internet of the Future Will Be Powered by Light

Internet access is so fundamental that it is starting to be considered a basic human right. However, access to the internet remains uneven. As more …

The Future

Pre-order Deal: $10 off every new 9.7-inch iPad at B&H with no tax in 48 states, plus earn 5% reward

Now is your chance to pre-order Apple's brand-new 9.7-inch iPad, which was announced on March 21, and save $10 instantly at B&H with free expedited …

iOS

12 Surprising Office Wi-Fi Killers

Think twice before you set up the office aquarium.<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, which can create a surprising amount of strain on your …

BYOD

New Wi-Fi system can peak download speed up to 42gbps

Though Wi-Fi is the most preferred mode for internet usage, it gets very irritating as the data transfer speed gets slowed down if more people access to the same router. Well, researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology in Netherlands have come up with game changing solution, which not only …

Want to Triple LTE Speeds? Just Add Wi-Fi

Want to Triple LTE Speeds? Just Add Wi-Fi<p>KT's 'Giga LTE' in Korea shows the gains US carriers might see later this year. It's blazing fast.<p>Sprint, …

AT&T

Plume Adaptive Wi-Fi System review

Don't be tempted by this mesh Wi-Fi system's novel design<p><b>The Good</b> The expandable Plume Adaptive Wi-Fi system is easy to use and delivers reliable internet throughout any home. You can quickly increase coverage by adding more Plume pods.<p><b>The Bad</b> You need a pod for each room, which could add up to a …

Deal: ASUS OnHub for $129, TP-Link OnHub for $149 — down from $199 at Google Store

Google has reduced the price of its OnHub routers at the Google Store. The ASUS branded OnHub now costs $129, $70 off the regular price, and the TP-Link OnHub comes in at $145, $54 off the normal asking price.<p>The routers’ chief purpose is to deliver faster and more consistent Wi-Fi throughput, in a …

Google

Xiaomi powerline: new Xiaomi WiFi adapter for 36 USD

Today Xiaomi has not only limited to launching the Xiaomi Mi TV 4, but also promises to solve the problem of Wi-Fi signal coverage that can be found …

Gear & Gadgets

Extending Wi-Fi to full house and yard

There are parts of my home which don’t get good Wi-Fi coverage from the internet router in my home office. Fortunately, there are ways to enhance …

Linksys

Sony Is Aware of PS4 Wi Fi Issues Following Update 4.50

Sony Is Aware of PS4 Wi-Fi Issues Following the Release of Update 4.50<p>March 23, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning<p>When PlayStation 4 update 4.50 launched …

PlayStation

AT&T Multiservice VPN Solution

Service highlights<p>We make Internet access simple. We'll help you put it all together and keep it running smoothly. Tap into our expertise and:<p>Work …

AT&T

T3 Agenda: Plantronics' Backbeat 500 wireless headphones, YRoam's cost-effective Wi-Fi and more

In today's Thursday edition of the T3 Agenda, we take a look at Plantronics' new Backbeat 500 wireless headphones, we check out the new YRoam device …

Headphones

Are You Reading This on an Insecure Wi-Fi Network?

New research proves Americans have poor online safety habits.<p>Once upon an election cycle, a phishing email was sent to Hillary Clinton's campaign chair, John Podesta, who clicked it, releasing tens of thousands of emails to Russian hackers. Lax cybersecurity on multiple fronts was to blame, …

Cybersecurity

The world’s fastest internet speeds ever recorded will blow your hair back

Roughly 90 percent of data consumed in the entire world today has been created in the last two years alone, according to IBM. That number is only …

Gear & Gadgets

Tech Q&A: A Wi-Fi network with too many gadgets

Q: I occasionally lose the email connections on my two Samsung Galaxy S7 smartphones when they are connected to my home Wi-Fi network. The network …

Verizon wants To Turn Your Car Into a Wi-Fi Hotspot

Verizon is making a bigger push into connected cars in an effort to expand beyond its roots in providing mobile phone service.<p>The company said it …

AT&T

Factory Automation Banks on Wireless and AI Technology to Succeed

As more factories become automated, it’s clear that communications between machines, robots, and the computers that direct them is critical. The more …

Internet of Things

Your next New York bus ride may come with Wi-Fi and USB ports

Any upgrade to any bus is a welcome one.<p>The bus is a big part of many people's lives, and spending time on one -- in New York, at least -- should now be a bit more tolerable, especially if your phone battery is hovering around 0 percent.<p>New York City received the first of 83 new Metropolitan …

Transportation

D-Link Router Support Number 1 888 479 2017

Call at D-link Router Technical Support Phone Number 1 888 479 2017 and get wondrous solutions through online chats. Speak up to our tech guys and get to stay connect with a smart expertise in users panic situation. Don’t feel hassle in asking your queries with smart techies. Be cool and seek …

A New Type of Li-Fi Has Reportedly Cracked 40 Gbps, 100 Times Faster Than the Best Wi-Fi

We're so ready.<p>If you're frustrated with slow wi-fi, you might be one of the many people eagerly awaiting the commercialisation of li-fi (or …

4 fixes for Amazon Alexa’s most common problems

Amazon’s Echo products — including Echo, Tap, and Dot — are impressive, to say the least. There’s just something amazing about being able to talk to your technology and do your normal, everyday tasks literally without lifting a finger. “Alexa, turn on my lights!”<p>When it works as advertised and your …

Amazon Echo

Insteon Provides Entry Point to Building a Smart Home

<i>Pros: Easy to setup, low cost, entry-level product, extensive product line, compatibility with other devices, dual-band connection, Wi-Fi mesh</i> …

Home Automation

Coming Soon To iPhone: 100 Times Faster Wi-Fi

Coming soon? It all depends on what you mean by soon. There are times when the future seems to get here faster than our ability to adapt. And other …

CUJO is cuter than Wall-E, and it’s the only internet security device you’ll ever need

Everything in your home that connects to the internet — and we mean <i>EVERYTHING</i> — is vulnerable to attack. Sure you have antivirus software on your …

Smart Homes

New Wi-Fi Hardware and Device Platform

Texas Instruments recently announced its next generation of Wi-Fi hardware and the new SimpleLink MCU platform. The products include the SimpleLink …

Electrical Engineering

56% off D-Link Wi-Fi AC750 Dual Band Range Extender - Deal Alert

Eliminate dead zones, reduce interference, and extend the range of your home Wi-Fi coverage with this D-Link Wi-Fi range extender. With next-generation AC750 performance, the DAP-1520 provides bandwidth up to 300Mbps on the 2.4Ghz, and 433Mbps on the faster, more reliable 5GHz bands. The unit is …

Gear & Gadgets