Category: Networking

Jan 31, 2023

Should You Use an eero Wi-Fi Extender or an Echo Dot?

Let’s face it. We are very much a mobile society. It seems like darn near everything has wireless capabilities. That

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Jan 04, 2023

Update Available to fix Netgear Wi-Fi Routers

If you are using a Netgear Wi-Fi router, now would be a good time to install the recently released update.

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Oct 13, 2022

Use Coax Cable for Ethernet Connections

Using an Ethernet connection is much faster and more stable than jumping on your Wi-Fi network. As more and more

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Sep 27, 2022

Say Goodbye to VPNs

All too many people think virtual private networks (VPNs) are their salvation from cyberattacks and a totally secure method to

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Sep 13, 2022

Rename Your Network Adapter in Windows 11

Sometimes you want the name of your network adapter to be a bit more descriptive. Adapters named Ethernet or Ethernet

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Sep 08, 2022

Screaming Fast USB4

As if we don’t have enough to confuse us. Slowly, but surely, the world is looking to implement a standard

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Sep 07, 2022

Change Your Router’s Wi-Fi Name

When you install a Wi-Fi network, you immediately put yourself at risk. Because the connections are wireless, you don’t necessarily

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Jul 21, 2022

Can You Name Your Wi-Fi Networks Using Emojis?

It’s a good security practice to name your Wi-Fi network with something that does not give a clue as to

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Jun 07, 2022

Apple Users Can Finally See Their Wi-Fi Password on iOS Devices

It seems like such a simple thing, but Apple users have battled sharing their Wi-Fi password with non-Apple devices. That’s

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May 24, 2022

Hardware Requirements for a Mesh Wi-Fi Network

Simply put, mesh networks are basically a Wi-Fi network on steroids. In a standard wireless network, you have one device

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May 19, 2022

Optimize Mesh Router Placement

More and more of us are looking to improve our Wi-Fi networks, especially if we are working from home. One

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Apr 20, 2022

Additional Advice to Disable UPnP

We have long recommended disabling “convenient” features on networking devices, primarily because they are insecure. If you haven’t already done

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