Should You Use Public Wi-Fi Networks in 2020?

Since people are attracted to shops and restaurants with free Wi-Fi, it’s becoming even more common for businesses to offer it. But how safe are these public Wi-Fi networks really? The rule in the past has always been to stay off public Wi-Fi. It’s dangerous. But today, with the large-scale use of HTTPS encryption on […]

Wi-Fi 6E: What Is It, and How Is It Different From Wi-Fi 6?

Wi-Fi 6 hardware is finally arriving on the market, and you’ll be seeing more and more of it released throughout 2020. But people are already talking about something new: Wi-Fi 6E, which promises to reduce Wi-Fi congestion further. Read This Article on How-To Geek › Source: Proactive Computing found this story and shared it […]

Smart Home Devices Are Embracing WI-Fi, and That’s Great

Wright Studio/Shutterstock At CES 2020, it was hard not to notice something about most of the smart home products on the floor: they were Wi-Fi-powered. That’s an exciting move, because generally, Wi-Fi-powered smart devices are more accessible for the beginner to set up, learn, and use. And more accessibility is good news for the longterm […]

D-Link Announces Smarter Cameras and EasyMesh Wi-Fi Routers

With the Consumer Electronics Show nearly upon us, D-Link let us know about its upcoming cameras, which can differentiate between humans and objects without the cloud. D-Link’s also pledged support for EasyMesh—the MESH standard any company can use. Read This Article on Review Geek › Source: Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with […]

How to Share Internet Between Your Devices When You’re Away From Home

In an ideal world, you’ll connect all of your devices up to fast, free-flowing wifi wherever you happen to be, but away from home you’ll often run into restrictions: Maybe only a certain number of devices can be connected per user, or maybe wired Ethernet access is free but wifi comes at a premium. Read […]

Nest Wifi review: A mesh Wi-Fi system and smart speaker mashup for Google Assistant fans

Google’s Nest Wifi isn’t breaking new ground by melding a smart speaker with a Wi-Fi access point. Netgear did it better with last year’s Orbi Voice. But if you don’t need the very high performance that Netgear’s high-end mesh networks deliver, Nest Wifi will save you some cash. A two-node system (the router plus one […]

The best WiFi router

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Google Nest Wifi Review: The Best Mesh Network System Just Got Better

Cameron Summerson Google Wifi has been my favorite mesh Wi-Fi system since it launched at the end of 2016. The next generation, which takes on the Nest name, is now available, and it’s a decided upgrade in [almost] every way. Nest Wifi is a progression from Google Wifi, with notable features that honestly just make […]