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WiFi routers packed with vulnerabilities
Published in News
Monday, 06 December 2021 13:09

WiFi routers packed with vulnerabilities


Nine routers had 226 potential vulnerabilities

Insecurity experts tested nine popular routers made by Asus, AVM, D-Link, Netgear, Edimax, TP-Link, Synology, and Linksys, and found that they were packed with 226 potential vulnerabilities.

117 home Wi-Fi models have dodgy firmware
Published in News
Thursday, 09 July 2020 10:54

117 home Wi-Fi models have dodgy firmware


Fraunhofer Institute finds flaws

The Fraunhofer Institute has used its own analytical software and discovered that the most recently available firmware for 117 home Wi-Fi models currently sold in Europe, including routers from Asus, D-Link, Linksys, Netgear, TP-Link, Zyxel and AVM are shot full of holes.

Netgear goes mad on  high-end Nighthawk X6S extender
Published in Network


With quad-core SoC, tri-band MU-MIMO support and more

Netgear has unveiled its new high-end Nighthawk X6S EX8000 AC3000 tri-band WiFi Range Extender that boosts Wi Fi range and offers network speeds up to a claimed 3Gbps.

Pixel phone scores 644 Mbps on Wi-Fi
Published in Reviews
Monday, 27 February 2017 08:04

Pixel phone scores 644 Mbps on Wi-Fi


Outperforms Galaxy S7 by almost 2x

There is one generally incorrect conception that Wi-Fi is fast enough and that Wi-Fi is simply fast enough. The reality is that Fudzilla managed to prove that a Google Pixel phone powered by Snapdragon 821 SoC and Qualcomm Wi-Fi scores almost twice the performance of the Galaxy S7 phone.

Netgear gives users 130TB of storage
Published in News
Friday, 06 January 2017 21:39

Netgear gives users 130TB of storage


A lot of VR content to be stored

Netgear is equipping users for next generation storage demands.  Faster than ever before, and providing users with the with five levels of unrivaled data protection, 10 Gigabit copper Ethernet (10GbE) network interface on selected models, and expandable storage capacity.

Arlo shows off upcoming kid monitoring
Published in News
Thursday, 05 January 2017 20:44

Arlo shows off upcoming kid monitoring


Parents can sleep easier at night

Hey baby what are you up to?

Netgear WAC510 802.11AC
Published in News
Thursday, 05 January 2017 20:18

Netgear expands SMB Access Point offering


Netgear simplifies WiFi for small installations

Netgear has just announced its latest Wave 2 Business Access Point, the WAC510.  This Access Points is designed to to deliver high  performance for small businesses, such as cafés, doctors' offices and other service industry locations.

 

Amazon sells its own brand of chips
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 07 January 2016 12:06

Amazon sells its own brand of chips


Right to bare ARMS

Online book seller Amazon is selling its own brand of ARM-based computer chips.


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Neat looking tri-band 3.2Gbps WiFi router

Wednesday, 13 February 2013 11:56

Netgear warns of lower revenue



Telcos are not buying