You have probably seen 2.4GHz and 5GHz connections appearing on your router. So which one is better, and which should you use? Let’s find out.
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You/ve probably heard of the terms Modem and Router and wondered if they are the same. Well, they’re not. Here are the differences between a modem and a router.
You need to know your router’s local IP address before you can access and configure it. Here are various ways to find the router’s IP address on Windows 10.
It is pretty common for a big area to have a “dead spot” where you can’t receive a WiFi signal. Learn how you can extend WiFi coverage and improve the signal.
When buying a router there are a number of factors to take into consideration. Here is what you need to know to make an informed buying decision.
Have you encountered WiFi deadspots before? It’s an infuriating problem where a specific spot in a building can’t get a strong WiFi signal. If you’re having issues with WiFi strength, try these steps.
Google seems to know everything, including where your home is located. This info is based on your router, but how does Google know where your WiFi router is anyway and can you stop this?
Do you have a favorite firmware for your router? Are you using firmware at all? If you aren’t or want a better alternative, here are 4 great router firmwares to check out.
To ensure you are safeguarding your computer and Internet activity, it’s necessary to use the following tips to lock down your insecure wireless router.
The TripMate SITH is the only multi-functional gadget you need when traveling or working, that complements your active tech lifestyle. Find out why.
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Most people are used to “the Internet,” but what if one day we would have to use “internets” to describe what we’re connecting to? Is that even possible?
Other than WPA, MAC filtering is another feature to enhance the security of your WiFi router. Learn why this little setting is insurmountably powerful.
Despite the fact that fiber is amazingly fast, it’s not necessarily delivering the Internet speed it promises. Check out the reasons why is this so.
Are you confused on what DHCP is and if you should disable it to make your network more secure? You won’t be after reading this.
While there are many ways to increase WiFi connection speed, one of the easiest way is to switch the default WiFi channel to one that is less congested.
If you think your wireless router is only good enough to dish out IP addresses to devices around your house, you need to infuse new life into it with OpenWRT.
If you’ve ever looked at the details on your network card, you might have noticed an awkward-looking series of alphanumeric characters. As you gaze upon this sequence of characters, a question may pop up in your head: “What in the name of Torvalds is a MAC address?!” And the answer is here.