Article | 14/06/2013
How 802.11ac networking boosts the MacBook Air's Wi-Fi performance
One exciting aspect of the new MacBook Air release is the prospect of greater Wi-Fi speed and performance. That's because Apple's updated laptop sport...
Article | 12/06/2013
Setting up and using D-Link Cloud cameras
Setting up IP cameras around the home can sometimes be a chore, especially if you're not all that good at networking. However, D-Link's range of Cloud...
Article | 20/05/2013
40 years ago, Ethernet's fathers were the startup kids
Bob Metcalfe, Dave Boggs and the rest of the scientists at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center in 1973 were a lot like young developers at a Silicon Valle...
Article | 26/04/2013
In pictures: iiNet's Budii ADSL2+ modem
We don't often perform 'unboxing' articles about modem-routers, but iiNet's Budii deserves one considering how much effort the ISP has put into the pa...
Article | 27/10/2011
Want better Wi-Fi? Five things you need
Laptops used to be the only devices on the company's wireless network. But Wi-Fi has become a ubiquitous standard used by a host of devices -- includi...
Article | 13/01/2011
The clock is ticking: Give IPv6 a test drive
Major Websites are to test Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) by participating in World IPv6 Day, scheduled for June 8. Google, Facebook, and Yahoo, ...
Article | 12/01/2011
Telecommuting is good for employees and employers
As technology evolves, many of the barriers that have traditionally limited telecommuting continue to disappear.
Article | 11/01/2011
CES Concept Tech: 16 Gizmos Worth Waiting For
One of the funnest parts of the Consumer Electronics Show are the cool, the crazy, and just-around-the-corner products.
Article | 9/01/2011
Analysis: Why I'm not sold on mobile video chat
Prior to CES, there were only a handful of phones with front-facing cameras: the iPhone 4, the EVO 4G and the T-Mobile myTouch 4G to name a few. This ...
Article | 8/01/2011
Networking gets faster, more media-savvy
Home is where the network is: That's the mantra of networking vendors at the Consumer Electronics Show 2011 in Las Vegas this week.
Article | 7/01/2011
The 5 coolest things to come out of CES
Anyone who's attended tech conventions over the past five years has heard plenty about 4G wireless networks, but this year the hype has become a reali...
Article | 8/12/2010
Four technologies for faster broadband in 2011
A number of different technologies are being developed or improved to offer higher speeds for fixed and mobile broadband networks, as operators are pr...
Article | 23/09/2010
Samsung Craft: Hands on the first LTE 4G phone
It was pure coincidence that I happened to be in Las Vegas on the very day MetroPCS launched the country's first Long Term Evolution (LTE) services, s...
Article | 29/07/2010
Wi-Fi WPA2 vulnerability FAQ
So this guy at AirTight Networks says Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 has a "hard shell on the outside, but a soft underbelly inside"due to an overlooked vul...
Article | 29/05/2010
Google Wi-Fi snooping should serve as security wakeup call
The continuing saga of Google's wireless snooping and the maelstrom it's generated won't end anytime soon.
Article | 28/05/2010
10 geeky T-shirts
We've selected some of the geekiest T-shirts ever spotted in the wild. Just being seen wearing one of these classics can elevate you to the heady heig...
Article | 22/05/2010
ESPN taps Cisco to kick up its World Cup coverage
There are only 21 days left before the first kick at 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. But as millions of fans from across the globe wait in antici...
Article | 19/05/2010
Google Wi-Fi data snooping: An FAQ
Google is cleaning up its mess after the company says it mistakenly collecting browsing data from unencrypted Wi-Fi networks as part of its Street Vi...
Article | 11/05/2010
FAQ: WiGig Alliance wireless technology
The fledgling wireless technology WiGig passed an important milestone Monday with the official released of the technology's specifications, giving mem...
Article | 8/05/2010
4G killer apps: A top five
Imagine sitting on the grass in a shady park, watching flawless high-definition television on your connected tablet. Imagine pausing the program and s...