Networking Archive

Norton Core Router Review

As our homes are getting progressively more and more connected, we’re also becoming more and more vulnerable. In October of 2016, a massive chain of smart toasters were hacked. Yes, we can hear you groan from here. “What’s the worst they could do with that? Burn my toast?” Believe it or not, this hacking attempt shut down Spotify, Twitter and The New York Times. When …

Netool Pocket Sized Network Tester Review

Having internet access is something that many of us take for granted. It’s such an integral part of our daily lives that when our connection isn’t working properly, it can be a huge headache. And having to deal with the service provider is almost as annoying. “Have you tried rebooting it? Everything looks fine on our end, must be something wrong with your computer.” Sometimes, …

Netgear C6220 AC1200 Cable Modem/Router Review

Technology is always a very personal investment. We all have our own unique needs and wants, and it’s important for us to purchase devices that meet our unique needs. But no matter what we’re into, all of us love being able to save a little money. With most cable companies charging us monthly rental fees for our equipment, purchasing our own modem is the quickest …

Reviews of the Best 802.11ac USB WiFi Adapters

Wireless technology seems to get better and better every year. While 802.11n was once the king of networking technology, modern routers and home WiFi systems take advantage of dual band technologies to provide users with better range and fewer bandwidth limitations. What most users don’t realize is that unless you have an up to date wireless adapter, you’re not able to use these new technologies. …