Networking

Review: Draytek Vigor2862Vac VDSL2 Wi-Fi VoIP Router

Review: Draytek Vigor2862Vac VDSL2 Wi-Fi VoIP Router

An FTTN NBN compatible Wi-Fi router full of high end features and VoIP support.
By Anthony Agius Jun 18 2018, 12:49PM
How to: Get faster Wi-Fi

How to: Get faster Wi-Fi

Boost Wi-Fi and data speeds on your phone, laptop and PC and stop neighbours stealing your bandwidth.
By Wayne Williams May 31 2018, 10:47AM
How to: Turn a Raspberry Pi into a VPN server

How to: Turn a Raspberry Pi into a VPN server

A guide to building an encrypted connection to your home network from anywhere.
By Chris Finnamore May 30 2018, 10:34AM
Review: Asus DSL-AC3100 Wi-Fi modem-router

Review: Asus DSL-AC3100 Wi-Fi modem-router

Pricey, but an excellent all-in-one Wi-Fi router for NBN FTTN users.
By Anthony Agius May 22 2018, 12:07PM
DNS flaw allows hackers to change DNS settings in 800,000 Draytek routers

DNS flaw allows hackers to change DNS settings in 800,000 Draytek routers

Network equipment vendor Draytek has said several of its wireless routers are vulnerable to exploits allowing hackers to remotely change the device's DNS and DHCP settings and potentially steal personal data to hijack web traffic.
By Rene Millman May 22 2018, 11:51AM
Review: Asus Blue Cave Wi-Fi Router

Review: Asus Blue Cave Wi-Fi Router

A solid Wi-Fi router for the image conscious.
By Anthony Agius May 16 2018, 12:00PM
Norton now has a router with built-in protection

Norton now has a router with built-in protection

The first of its kind brings a deeper level of security
By Ben Mansill May 16 2018, 10:10AM
Asus’ Lyra Trio wants to prove mesh is best

Asus’ Lyra Trio wants to prove mesh is best

Wi-Fi gone wild.
By Sam Kieldsen May 15 2018, 1:04PM
D-Link's mesh Wi-Fi lands in Australia

D-Link's mesh Wi-Fi lands in Australia

High speeds and wide-area coverage, plus quite nice looks
By Ben Mansill May 7 2018, 4:14PM
Reveal the wireless world around you with the best Wi-Fi scanner tools

Reveal the wireless world around you with the best Wi-Fi scanner tools

Uncover crowded Wi-Fi channels, find free hotspots and reveal where the wireless dead zones are in your home and business.
By Staff Writer May 4 2018, 9:41AM
Wi-Fi: Why the 2.4GHz band is still important

Wi-Fi: Why the 2.4GHz band is still important

Why our home devices need this ubiquitous Wi-Fi frequency
By Graeme Reardon Apr 17 2018, 1:48PM
Bluetooth tips: How to print files and share your phone's web connection without Wi-Fi

Bluetooth tips: How to print files and share your phone's web connection without Wi-Fi

Bluetooth has multiple uses, here is our pick of those you may not know about.
By Staff Writers Apr 17 2018, 8:54AM
Review: D-Link DSL-5300 Cobra AC5300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Modem Router

Review: D-Link DSL-5300 Cobra AC5300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Modem Router

A blazing fast tri-band Wi-Fi router, but lacks features considering the price tag.
By Anthony Agius Apr 11 2018, 1:14PM
Explainer: What is a default gateway?

Explainer: What is a default gateway?

We show what a default gateway is and how to find its IP address.
By Adam Shepherd Mar 7 2018, 11:55AM
Ask Graeme: 802.11ax explained

Ask Graeme: 802.11ax explained

Graeme looks at the new Wi-Fi standard, just announced, what it will bring for you, and when you need it
By Graeme Reardon Feb 28 2018, 9:39AM
Can 5G really demolish the viability of the NBN?

Can 5G really demolish the viability of the NBN?

Is NBN facing obsolescence already?
By James Pinnell Feb 26 2018, 10:14AM
Review: D-Link DIR-882 EXO AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Router

Review: D-Link DIR-882 EXO AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Router

Excellent bang for buck 4x4:4 MU-MIMO 802.11ac router
By Anthony Agius Feb 9 2018, 11:30AM
Review: D-Link DWR-118 Wireless AC1200 Dual Band Multi-WAN Router

Review: D-Link DWR-118 Wireless AC1200 Dual Band Multi-WAN Router

No-frills 802.11ac Wi-Fi router with support for 4G USB modems
By Anthony Agius Feb 9 2018, 10:45AM
Review: Linksys WRT32X AC3200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Gaming Router

Review: Linksys WRT32X AC3200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Gaming Router

High spec CPU and “Killer Prioritization Engine” provide top shelf performance, but only on Killer-enabled PCs
By Anthony Agius Feb 8 2018, 3:00PM
Review: Asus BRT-AC828 AC2600 Dual-WAN VPN Wi-Fi Router

Review: Asus BRT-AC828 AC2600 Dual-WAN VPN Wi-Fi Router

High-end business router with loads of features at a high-end price
By Anthony Agius Feb 7 2018, 10:30AM