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An Experiment In Wireless Power And Range

Why High Power Routers Don't Improve Range It turns out that higher transmit power can affect range, but not as you might expect.

5 Tips For Setting Up Your Dorm Room Wireless Router

Campus WirelessLearn the right way to set up a wireless router that won't make your dorm mates hate you.

5 Tips For Buying A Future Proof Router

How To Future Proof Your Wireless RouterThe best way to future-proof your next wireless router is to plan for the one after it.

How Fast Can Your Wi-Fi Go?

How Fast Can My Wi-Fi Go?Updated - A/B/G/N/AC? G54, N300, AC1750? Does any of this tell you how fast Wi-Fi devices really can go? No. But this article does.

The Best Way To Get Whole House Wireless Coverage

Whole house wireless coverage Updated There is only one way to get reliable, high-performance whole-home (or office) wireless coverage.

Choosing Diskful vs. Diskless NASes

One of the basic choices you need to make when buying a NAS is whether you want one with or without drives. Here are four things to consider when making your choice.

How To Choose the Right Wireless LAN for You

How To Choose the Right Wireless LAN for YouChoosing a wireless LAN product that you'll be happy with isn't easy. Our How To will help you sort out the options.

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