wifi & hotspots

The cable-free household is already here... if we want it

WiGig is a technology that missed the boat, but with a little push it could yet be transformative
25 May 2019
TfL Underground London
Data & insights

TfL will track tube passengers to improve its service

Company will harvest anonymous data from passengers using the free Underground WiFi
22 May 2019
wifi & hotspots

IgniteNet SunSpot AC2600 Wave2 review

An IP55-rated AP with plenty of business-grade features and a highly scalable cloud portal that’s great value
9 May 2019
wifi & hotspots

AmpliFi Instant Home Mesh Wi-Fi review

Don't let the name fool you - this simple mesh system is ideal for small businesses
19 Apr 2019
Powerlines in the countryside
Network & Internet

Government intervention pivotal to boosting rural 4G

Membership body repeats calls for network sharing by operators to boost digital connectivity for SMBs
1 Apr 2019
wifi & hotspots

Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream review: A meaty slab of a router

This mammoth piece of hardware delivers the good when it comes to performance
27 Mar 2019
wifi & hotspots

Netgear R9000 Nighthawk X10 review: Sleek and speedy

It might be expensive, but it's one of the quickest and most fully-featured routers around
25 Mar 2019
Businessman making a phone call via a 5G network
Network & Internet

Flaws in 5G could allow attackers to launch DoS attacks

Researchers present their findings just as manufacturers gear up to launch wave of 5G-ready handsets
25 Feb 2019
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel NWA1302-AC review

An affordable solution for teaming up in-room 11ac wireless, Gigabit LAN and PoE+ services with cloud management
21 Feb 2019
wifi & hotspots

Synology RT2600ac review

This router has one of the nicest web consoles around, with tons of nifty features to boot
19 Feb 2019
Network & Internet

TP-Link Omada OC200 Cloud Controller review

TP-Link’s OC200 brings plug and play wireless cloud management to SMEs at an incredibly low price
18 Dec 2018
Photo of the O2 logo taken outside a branch in London
Network & Internet

O2 to demand millions in compensation from Ericsson

CEO Mark Evans is set to meet with Ericsson for crisis talks over a blanket UK outage caused by expired software licenses
10 Dec 2018
Network & Internet

4G services fully restored as O2 launches review

Swedish supplier Ericsson blamed for day-long data outage that saw up to 32 million unable to use mobile data
7 Dec 2018
IT infrastructure

Wi-Fi Alliance drops '802.11' naming scheme

A new system using 'Wi-Fi 6' is designed to be far more user friendly
4 Oct 2018
wifi & hotspots

TP-Link Omada EAP225 V3 review

A budget price and free management software gives SMEs the best of both wireless worlds
28 Aug 2018
wifi & hotspots

Basic Wi-Fi could be used to detect weapons and bombs

Researchers say the discovery will help cut down on the need for expensive scanning technology
16 Aug 2018
wifi & hotspots

Tenda Nova MW3 review: Cheap but very cheerful mesh Wi-Fi

The cheapest mesh wireless kit we’ve come across: what it loses in speed, it makes up for in convenience
15 Aug 2018
Two Zyxel Multy X nodes
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel Multy X review: Screamingly fast mesh Wi-Fi

Wide coverage and great speeds for an attractive price
15 Aug 2018
wifi & hotspots

TP-Link Deco M5 review

Good wireless coverage, a great price and a strong selection of features
14 Aug 2018
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek Vigor 2862Lac: The perfect router for SMBs

Top-notch security, great wireless services and a price tag to match
6 Jul 2018
Network & Internet

Vodafone announces 5G trials in seven UK cities

Rolling out from October, the UK network operator labels its 5G testing 'the most comprehensive to date'
21 Jun 2018
wifi & hotspots

Asus BRT-AC828: A smashing small-business router

Superb long- and short-range performance and a selection of seriously useful features for small businesses
23 May 2018
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek Vigor 2860AC review

Highly configurable and stuffed with features perfect for businesses, but not the best Wi-Fi range or speed
9 May 2018
wifi & hotspots

The best Wi-Fi scanning tools for home and business

Uncover crowded Wi-Fi channels, find free hotspots and reveal where the wireless dead zones are in your home and business
3 May 2018