PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
Wi-Fi: Why the 2.4GHz band is still important
Why our home devices need this ubiquitous Wi-Fi frequency
Apr 17 2018, 1:48PM
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.
Apr 17 2018, 8:54AM
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.
Apr 11 2018, 1:14PM
Explainer: What is a default gateway?
We show what a default gateway is and how to find its IP address.
Mar 7 2018, 11:55AM
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
Feb 28 2018, 9:39AM
Can 5G really demolish the viability of the NBN?
Is NBN facing obsolescence already?
Feb 26 2018, 10:14AM
Review: D-Link DIR-882 EXO AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Router
Excellent bang for buck 4x4:4 MU-MIMO 802.11ac router
Feb 9 2018, 11:30AM
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
Feb 9 2018, 10:45AM
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
Feb 8 2018, 3:00PM
Review: Asus BRT-AC828 AC2600 Dual-WAN VPN Wi-Fi Router
High-end business router with loads of features at a high-end price
Feb 7 2018, 10:30AM
New, super-fast wireless technology could hit our homes by 2028
Researchers have shown that terahertz frequencies, which have a very large bandwidth, can be used in a range of environments
Feb 7 2018, 8:52AM
What is SSID?
We explain what SSID is and role it plays in connecting your devices to the internet
Jan 29 2018, 8:55AM
Super charge your home network for less than $200
Spend wisely and cost-effectively
Jan 22 2018, 3:13PM
Ask Graeme: Mesh vs extenders
How to cover your entire home with strong Wi-Fi – and keep it all in a single network
Dec 18 2017, 12:23PM
Razer releases gaming-optimised Portal mesh router
Razer just keeps getting into new markets...
Dec 8 2017, 12:02PM
D-Link launches super-fast AC5300 MU-MIMO modem router
And it's called... THE COBRA!
Nov 22 2017, 3:38PM
Intel launches a bevy of modems to tap into 5G tech
Mobile modems spark rumours of Intel-powered 5G iPhone.
Nov 20 2017, 8:34AM
There's a secret trick to boosting your Wi-Fi speed lurking in your kitchen
Researchers have discovered that wrapping aluminium foil around router antennas strengthens Wi-Fi connections.
Nov 10 2017, 9:44AM
Wifi protocol falls victim to 'Krack' attack, most access points vulnerable
Every single implementation of Wi-Fi in existence is vulnerable to a new exploit unveiled by researchers.
Oct 18 2017, 10:44AM
Devastating flaw in Wi-Fi encryption dubbed "the dawn of the crypto dead"
A flaw in the WPA2 wireless encryption protocol could let hackers snoop on Wi-Fi traffic and hijack connections.
Oct 17 2017, 9:15AM
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