Netgear Orbi Promises Exceptional Wi-Fi Performance For Your Home

If you have a simple router that you purchased for like $20 then you might face some problems with it. The issue of dead Wi-Fi spots in the home is widely documented and startups like Luma and Eero have created their Wi-Fi products to take care of this problem. Now, the big gun in jumping in. Netgear today launched the Orbi Wi-Fi system which promises to blanket your entire home […]


WiFO Expands Wi-Fi Bandwidth Many Times Over

Wi-Fi connectivity is the norm these days, and it would be anathema if a hotel or cafe does not have a Wi-Fi network for its guests to ride on with their myriad of portable devices. Having said that, there are times in life when one simply cannot explain the presence of Wi-Fi “black holes”, where the entire floor has full signal, save for your cubicle that magically sees the Wi-Fi […]


Vulnerability In Hotel Wi-Fi Router Could Be A Risky Proposition

One of the perks of staying at a hotel these days would be having free Internet connectivity, but just how secure is the Internet connection at a hotel? Apparently, guests could end up being victims of serious hacking incidents due to the kind of routers that many hotel chains use to propagate their Wi-Fi networks. Apparently, researchers have found a vulnerability in the systems, where an attacker is able to […]


Linksys EA8500 Wi-Fi Router Announced

[CES 2015] Routers are not exactly the most interesting pieces of hardware around, but then again, this does not mean that there should be no progress to be made in this particular department. Linksys, the company owned by Belkin, has just introduced the Linksys EA8500 Wi-Fi router, where it claims to deliver 802.11ac at 1.73 Gbps. This is made possible courtesy of two multi-user antennas that will ensure the speed […]


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Keewifi Is A Router That Eliminates The Need For Passwords

Whenever you go to a cafe, restaurant, or a friend’s house and you want to hop onto their WiFi, you will need to get their password which sometimes they themselves might have forgotten. In fact sometimes you could easily forget your own WiFi password when trying to setup a new device simply because you haven’t used it in a while.Well the alternative is to remove the password, but this could […]


Soap Is An Android Powered ‘Intelligent’ Router

Most users don’t really fret about regularly upgrading their wireless routers. They hook one up, set their networks and only ever feel the need to change it when the router actually stops working. Routers usually don’t have that many additional features but would you be interested in one that offers features like home automation, parental controls, Android OS and more all in one place? If this floats your boat then you might want to […]


D-Link AC750 Router Arrives In New Colors

D-Link wants to color your world by introducing the AC750 router which will arrive in a quartet of colors – namely red, teal, black and white, where you can see all of them in greater detail in the video above. The new range of AC750 Wi-Fi Routers (also known as the DIR-818LW where its model name is concerned) will arrive in a sleek, cylinder shape, offering next generation 802.11ac wireless […]


Netgear Trek N300 Travel Router

[CES 2014] The Trek N300 is another travel router that looks pretty interesting: first of all, it can share public WiFi HotSpots to all your devices, so that may beat your older travel router, but it also has a flip-out antenna that supposedly makes the reception better. It’s impossible to tell without running some tests in the real world, but I just think that it looks cool.


D-Link DIR-510L WiFi AC750 Travel Router / Charger

[CES 2014] With the explosion of smart devices connecting over WiFi, having travel routers have gone from being a superfluous element to being money-saving objects. Since many hotels charge “per device”, I have seen quite a few people get into situations where they got charged separately for the laptop, smartphone and tablet in the same room. The D-Link WiFi AC750 has been created exactly to avoid these types of situations […]


D-Link To Close Back Door To Its Routers

D-Link, a company that specializes in networking products, has issued a promise that they would close its routers’ back doors before October is over. This particular promise came about after responding to the discovery that a fair number of its consumer-grade devices did come with a string which would have enabled unauthenticated access to its admin Web page. There was an instance where a researcher over at /DEV/TTYS0 unpacked the […]


Amped Wireless RTA15 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router

Amped Wireless launches their very first RTA15 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router.


Your Off The Shelf Wi-Fi Router Can Easily Be Hacked

Most internet users don’t put much thought in to buying a Wi-Fi router, they go in the store and usually pick up of the most popular ones. It turns out that most of the best selling ones are actually not that secure. According to a new report, a startling majority of off the shelf Wi-Fi routers can easily be hacked by someone who knows what they’re doing. Independent Security Evaluators, a […]


Dovado Go Portable 4G/LTE Router

Ever wished that you have the chance to carry a portable hotspot with you wherever you go, without having to rely on the mercies of public places that offer Wi-Fi connectivity? Well, that wish can now come true, thanks to the presence of the Dovado Go Portable 4G/LTE router that comes with its very own built-in battery that enables consumers to share their mobile broadband connection anywhere, anytime, allowing you […]


Satechi Multifunction Mini Router Extends Your Wi-Fi Range

Some of us do happen to live in a “black hole” when it comes to wireless signals – certain corners of the home just seem to be unable to receive any Wi-Fi signal of any kind, and when you take a look at your smartphone’s LTE signal, it drops to zero bars suddenly when entering the “zone”. Well, good thing there are devices out there to help you out in […]