Wi-Fi

How to use MacOS Wireless Diagnostics to get the best possible Wi-Fi settings in your area

How can you ensure that you're getting the best Wi-Fi connection on your home router to avoid disconnects or slow transfer speeds? With the Wireless …

India's relentless push for digital now reaches the hinterlands

A digital wave is currently sweeping India. And none other than its government is the biggest change-agent.<p>After actively pushing for a cashless economy last year, Modi's 'Digital India' bus is now reaching the smallest and sleepiest towns of the country.<p>About 7,000 railway stations in India's …

Emerging Technology

How To Setup Local IPv6 Network using Mac

<b>IPv6 (Internet Protocol Version 6)</b> is the Internet's next-generation protocol, designed to replace the current Internet Protocol, IP Version 4 (ex: …

Apple

How to see if your internet service provider is ripping you off

Anyone can quickly check their internet speeds by running a free test like this one at www.speedtest.net.<p>Syracuse, N.Y. -- New York's attorney …

Broadband

Tesla patent shows new way to automated high-speed charging with external cooling

The next generation of electric vehicle charging stations are coming and while most companies are focusing on getting the highest charge rate possible, Tesla is also looking to automate the charging process to prepare its infrastructure for its fully self-driving update.<p>A recently released patent …

Patents

Take down the Sheridan Expressway—and those Wi-Fi kiosks, too

“Tear down an expressway to build up a community," regarding a plan to overhaul the Sheridan Expressway, stated, “What the city really needs is a …

Urban Planning

Amplifying Your Mesh Network with AmpliFi HD WiFi Mesh Router - Review

My parents’ house has a problem. It is not very well laid out for WiFi network coverage. It is 2-stories, an older home built in 1906, and is about …

How to use your iPhone or iPad as a wireless hotspot

Back in January, while I was helping or sister site PCWorld with CES coverage, my Internet blinked out. After scurrying around the house in a panic—I …

iOS

Get rid of those Wi-Fi kiosks

Re “After controversy, LinkNYC finds its niche”: This controversy is far from over. In fact, the masterminds that created this Frankenstein monster …

SONOFF® S20 10A 2200W Wifi Wireless Remote Control Socket Smart Timer Plug Smart Home Power Socket EU US UK AU Standard Via App Phone

<b>Overview:</b> <br>Home automation is "The Internet of Things". It simply means the way all devices or appliances are networked together to provide customers …

Home Automation

Switch to a secure email provider

A secure connection to your email provider is important because it lets the email application verify that it's talking to your real email server …

Security

Public WiFi Providers Ireland & Cyber Security | Retail Secure

Compliance<p>As security experts, you can be sure of full compliance with all of our solutions. RetailCompli is the easiest way to achieve PCI …

Cybersecurity

The world’s best mesh Wi-Fi system now boosts any router you already have

By now you’ve undoubtedly heard about mesh Wi-Fi systems even if you don’t already own one. These next-generation wireless internet solutions use a …

Technology

Would You Like a Backdoor With That Linksys Router, Sir?

Linksys says that 25 router models are vulnerable to remote hacking and could be taken over by an attacker if users still use their default admin …

Linksys

Netgear's new Orbi Wi-Fi systems are pretty cool

Hi guys, can you see me? Well, I'm asking because I'm buried under a bunch of Orbi wi-fi system here, that's right, there are three of them, with the same name, but they do have a different model numbers. This one right here Here is the RBK30, this is the RBK40 and this is the original Orbi that I …

Netgear

Boost Your Internet Connection Speed By 3 Times With this Simple Trick

The internet has become the center of our lives – we use it all day long, no matter if we’re working or spending our free time surfing and watching …

Difference Engine: Makeover for mobile phones

Difference EngineMakeover for mobile phones<p>Ready or not, 5G wireless is preparing for its big day<p>Science and technology<p>Apr 20th 2017 | LOS …

Innovation

Control And Set Schedules For Your Garden Hoses From Your Smartphone

Switching between different watering devices in your yard or garden can be a big hassle. Maybe you have a multiple sprinklers in the front and back …

Gardening

The internet FAQ for cord-cutters

The spinning wheel of death. That’s how I refer to one of the most annoying complications associated with streaming TV: buffering.<p>The problem is …

Cable TV

Researchers find 10 vulnerabilities in 20+ Linksys Smart Wi-Fi routers

Linksys

Apple may be funding Boeing’s satellite system for global broadband coverage

Today’s report from Bloomberg on Apple’s latest high-profile hirings includes a passage that sheds light on Boeing’s alleged talks with Apple …

Net Neutrality

5G Progress, Realities Set in at Brooklyn 5G Summit

5G technologies are early in their development, and the business cases for them are a bit fuzzy, but wireless researchers and executives still had …

Innovation

OpenSignal: Airtel is the fastest wireless carrier in India

In its first study of the overall wireless market in India, OpenSignal has declared that Airtel is the carrier with the fastest download speeds, on both its 4G and its 3G networks.<p>OpenSignal said its survey was based on 1.3 billion measurements from 93,464 customers on the major wireless networks …

Airtel

Fstoppers Pre-Release Review: FREECAST Wireless Video System

One of the disadvantages of GoPro and DSLR video setups is your inability to use them in a broadcast setting. GoPro attempted to address this with …

GoPro

MTN achieves 400Mbit/s LTE

MTN South Africa, working with Chinese telecommunications equipment vendor Huawei, has trialled an LTE Licensed-Assisted Access network at a test …

Get ready for 5G connectivity with your autonomous car

<b>Autonomous cars</b> are going to need to send and receive mountains of data, and the current 4G wireless networks simply won’t cut it.<p>That’s where the …

Driverless Cars

The $400 Wi-Fi juicer perfectly illustrates the state of tech today

Twitter was treated to an extra special session of schadenfreude this week in the form of a Bloomberg article that took some of the shine off the …

F8

Beware: 'Thousands' of popular Linksys WiFi routers are open to cyberattack right now

IOActive uncovers security vulnerabilities in select Linksys router models<p>Security experts have found nearly a dozen cybersecurity bugs in "more than …

Linksys

There’s no telling when Amazon’s secret sale on 2 hot Alexa smart plugs will end, so hurry

Amazon has had killer sales going for the past two days on two of the most popular products we’ve ever covered, but for some reason the retailer …

Amazon

Hathway has planned to invest about Rs 500 crore in South India in next 3 years to improve services

Cable and internet service provider Hathway will invest around Rs 500 crore in South India over the next three years, as part of its plans to launch …

South India