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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 connection, requiring me to get inventive with Ethernet cables, antenna extenders, and SSID names. Mesh networks, which use multiple routers working in tandem to eradicate dead…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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How to Give Your Old T-Mobile Router New Features

Getting a router in 2018 means you’ve got a mess of options to choose from. High-end gaming routers, mesh routers, and powerline networking devices are all pretty pricey or designed for particular use cases. If you’re like me, however, you’ve already got a pretty capable router, courtesy of T-Mobile. The company’s…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Gifts for the Privacy-Loving Person in Your Life

Not everyone wants an always-on microphone in their home, no matter how cool it is to control your light bulbs with your voice. If you’re buying gifts for someone who gets nervous about this brave new world with everything listening to us, showering them with a few of these privacy-friendly gifts might help them relax…Read […]

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Fix Your Slow Internet With These Networking Options

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 tucked away in a corner may not be capable of effectively covering your home. In that case, you may need not just a new router, but a new type of router. To spare […]

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The New Eero Wi-Fi Routers Bring Glorious Minimalism to Mesh Networking

Eero knocked our socks last year, when the small startup proved that wi-fi routers didn’t need to be ugly, impossible-to-use gadgets. And now, with its second generation of mesh-networking devices, Eero looks like they’ve changed the game again. Not only are the new Eeros faster. They’re friggin’ tiny!Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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