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Manchester City FC Installing In-stadium Wi-Fi
May 9, 2013 - in News
Club hopes fans will share photos and video of their experiences at the matches.
Belkin Acquiring Cisco's Linksys Unit By March
Jan 25, 2013 - in News
It's official: Belkin is taking Linksys of Cisco's hands despite previous denials.
Cisco IP Phones Vulnerable to Eavesdropping Attacks
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
Using a VoIP phone could potentially expose you to unexpected risk, as researchers claim to have discovered "many" vulnerabilities that open a VoIP device up to eavesdropping vulnerabilities.
Gigabit Wireless? Five 802.11ac Routers, Benchmarked
Jan 13, 2013 - in Reviews
Five years ago, we didn't have homes with a dozen wireless nodes and the need to run HD video to multiple screens. Today we do. Our 802.11n networks, especially on the 2.4 GHz band, are swamped. Can 802.11ac save the day? We test six routers to find out.
Linksys Intros New 802.11ac Smart Wi-Fi Routers
Jan 7, 2013 - in News
Linksys is introducing three new Smart Wi-Fi 802.11ac routers and a compatible mini-USB receiver at CES 2013.
Report: Cisco Looking to Sell Linksys Division
Dec 18, 2012 - in News
Cisco may be selling off its Linksys wireless networking division.
Tom's Hardware's 2012 Gift Guide, Part 2: For Gadget Geeks
Nov 28, 2012 - in Picture Story
Our annual holiday season gift guide continues! In Part 2, we focus on peripherals and portables. Whether you're looking for productivity, capacity, connectivity, or sheer, sexy awesomeness, we've got 17 amazing suggestions to make your season brighter.
Cisco Reveals Linksys AC 1750 HD Smart Wi-Fi Router
Oct 8, 2012 - in News
Now shipping in the United States for $219.99.
Cisco UK: Businesses Need to Improve Wireless Networks
Aug 10, 2012 - in News
In a world with increasing numbers of mobile smart devices, Cisco believes businesses need to focus on their wireless networks.
Cisco Introduces New Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Routers
Apr 5, 2012 - in News
These three new routers will pave the way to Connected Homes which includes Wi-Fi enabled appliances.
LAN 102: Network Hardware And Assembly
Nov 1, 2011 - in Reviews
In today's follow-up to LAN 101: Networking Basics, we discuss network topology, the hardware required for setting up wired and wireless networks, and even show you how to crimp your own 8P8C modular connector!
LAN 101: Networking Basics
Sep 14, 2011 - in Reviews
Learn about the glue that holds our networks together in this LAN primer. We cover network types, wired, Wi-Fi, protocols, and alternate networking solutions to deliver a complete picture of traditional and modern local area networks.
Why Your Wi-Fi Sucks And How It Can Be Helped, Part 2
Jul 13, 2011 - in Reviews
In Part 1, we explained what can go wrong with Wi-Fi signals and how access points can work to improve your wireless performance. It's time for a reality check. We throw six contenders against 65 clients and some hellish interference. Who's left standing?
Sponsored Article: Connecting Remotely to Verizon CaaS Cloud Servers
Dec 22, 2010 - in Reviews
I will show you four different ways to connect to your collection of virtual servers in the cloud.
Guess Who Are the Most Loved/Hated Tech CEOs
Sep 1, 2010 - in News
Two thirds of HP must be a little happier now.
Cisco Reveals Android Tablet with 4G-support
Jun 30, 2010 - in News
Cisco has revealed two tablets this week, one each for business and home environments.
Russian President Visits Cisco, Apple and Tweets
Jun 28, 2010 - in News
Now international diplomatic matters can happen over Twitter.
Father's Day Gift Guide, and Win Something!
Jun 9, 2010 - in News
Giving is always good!
Deals for May 25: Don't Forget Your Towel
May 25, 2010 - in News
A towel, it says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value.
Cisco Access Point Does Dual Band, HD Streaming
Apr 26, 2010 - in News
Here's a good way to extend and upgrade your network.
Steve Jobs Named 'World's Most Valuable CEO'
Mar 29, 2010 - in News
In a list of the most respected CEOs in the world, Steve Jobs has been labeled as the most valuable of them all.