What is bandwidth?
Data in a tunnel for analytics
broadband

What is bandwidth?

We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...
13 May 2021
IT researcher finds widespread flaws in Wi-Fi security
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wifi & hotspots

IT researcher finds widespread flaws in Wi-Fi security

Hackers could exploit vulnerabilities in millions of devices
12 May 2021
How to use Chromecast without Wi-Fi
A Google Chromecast device hanging from a USB port on a TV
Mobile

How to use Chromecast without Wi-Fi

Google’s streaming stick is a great travelling companion, but how can you use Chromecast without Wi-Fi?
7 May 2021
India delays wireless approvals for Chinese-made devices
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Policy & legislation

India delays wireless approvals for Chinese-made devices

Companies have had to delay their product launches in the country as they lack the necessary permissions
7 May 2021
TP-Link Omada EAP660 HD review: Top-performing Wi-Fi at a fair price
TP-Link Omada EAP660 HD
wifi & hotspots

TP-Link Omada EAP660 HD review: Top-performing Wi-Fi at a fair price

A business Wi-Fi 6 AP that delivers top speeds and great management features at a good price
27 Apr 2021
How the iconic Alexandra Palace modernised its Wi-Fi networks
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wifi & hotspots

How the iconic Alexandra Palace modernised its Wi-Fi networks

The 150-year-old venue battled against the nature of the building as well as historically lax IT protocols
26 Apr 2021
Netgear Nighthawk RAX80 review: Waiting in the wings
Netgear Nighthawk RAX80
routers

Netgear Nighthawk RAX80 review: Waiting in the wings

The RAX80 offers the best Wi-Fi 6 performance, ports aplenty and a debonair design – what’s not to like?
20 Apr 2021
Verizon recalls millions of hotspot devices due to fire hazard
Ellipsis Jetpack hotspot device in black
wifi & hotspots

Verizon recalls millions of hotspot devices due to fire hazard

Lithium-ion battery can overheat on 2.5 million Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspots
9 Apr 2021
DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac review: A secure all-rounder
DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac review: A secure all-rounder

Ideal for SMBs and remote workers seeking a security router with top-notch WAN redundancy features
6 Apr 2021
Netgear WAX610 review: Wi-Fi 6 at a price you’ll love
Netgear WAX610
wifi & hotspots

Netgear WAX610 review: Wi-Fi 6 at a price you’ll love

This Wi-Fi 6 AP offers good performance, excellent cloud-management features – and fantastic value
30 Mar 2021
What is SSID?
wireless router
broadband

What is SSID?

We look at what SSID is and how it is used to connect devices to the internet
26 Mar 2021
TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD review: A cloudy Wi-Fi 5 access point
TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD
wifi & hotspots

TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD review: A cloudy Wi-Fi 5 access point

An affordable Wi-Fi 5 AP with good performance and smart cloud management
25 Mar 2021
Best Wi-Fi routers 2021
wireless router
Network & Internet

Best Wi-Fi routers 2021

Poor Wi-Fi coverage or slow speeds? Here are the best routers and access points to give your connection a boost
24 Mar 2021
Best mesh Wi-Fi 2021
Tenda Nova MW3 on a table
wifi & hotspots

Best mesh Wi-Fi 2021

Tired of patchy Wi-Fi? Maybe it's time to upgrade to a mesh system
19 Mar 2021
Microsoft releases emergency fix for Patch Tuesday Wi-Fi glitch
The Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error screen as shown on a Samsung monitor in an office
bugs

Microsoft releases emergency fix for Patch Tuesday Wi-Fi glitch

Users report BSOD system crashes when trying to connect to Wi-Fi through WPA3
12 Feb 2021
Aruba Instant On AP22 review: A perfect springboard into Wi-Fi 6
Aruba Instant On AP22
wifi & hotspots

Aruba Instant On AP22 review: A perfect springboard into Wi-Fi 6

This affordable Wi-Fi 6 AP is perfect for SMBs, combining good performance and slick cloud management
9 Feb 2021
Honor Router 3 review: Top-value Wi-Fi 6
Honor Router 3 angled view
routers

Honor Router 3 review: Top-value Wi-Fi 6

A likeable router that performs well and delivers Wi-Fi 6 for the cheapest price we’ve seen by far
27 Jan 2021
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder

A temptingly affordable Wi-Fi 6 upgrade with slick cloud management and a good turn of speed
13 Jan 2021
How to share a Wi-Fi connection securely
Wi-Fi router with a person holding a cellphone
wifi & hotspots

How to share a Wi-Fi connection securely

Whether you’re in an office or on the go, you can share a Wi-Fi connection securely
5 Jan 2021
WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy
WatchGuard AP225W
wifi & hotspots

WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy

This affordable and feature-packed wireless AP offers great cloud management and unique security skills
30 Dec 2020
Aruba Instant On AP12 review: An outstanding SMB solution
Aruba Instant On AP12
wifi & hotspots

Aruba Instant On AP12 review: An outstanding SMB solution

Highly affordable for small businesses, Aruba’s Instant On makes wireless network installation a piece of cake
9 Dec 2020
Secure your Wi-Fi against hackers in 10 steps
Abstract image showing a Wi-Fi logo on a cyber security background
Security

Secure your Wi-Fi against hackers in 10 steps

Lock down your Wi-Fi network and find devices that are stealing your bandwidth – and, potentially, your data
23 Nov 2020
DrayTek VigorAP 1000C review: Impressively powerful for the price
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek VigorAP 1000C review: Impressively powerful for the price

A very affordable tri-band Wi-Fi 5 AP that delivers versatile and pocket-friendly wireless mesh networks
14 Nov 2020