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Best wireless routers of 2014

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Extend your Wi-Fi network to cover any dead zones in your home

Wi-Fi routers are a great way to take your Internet connection and share it wirelessly. But what if there are some spots in your house where it doesn't reach? Check out these simple steps to extend your network.

By 2 July 2014

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Top tips for making the most out of your home network router

We show you how to customize and set up your home network router, how to extend your coverage area to minimize dead zones, and how to share videos, photos, and files over a networked hard drive.

By 1 July 2014

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Home networking explained, Part 9: Access your home computer remotely

CNET editor Dong Ngo points you in the general direction of how to access your home network remotely using a Dynamic DNS service.

By 22 February 2014

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Amazon Echo is a Star Trek computer for your home

Stand aside, Siri. Amazon's Echo smart speaker, with its Alexa voice assistant, has plenty to say. Also, Microsoft makes Office free to use on mobile, and most messaging apps score poorly on security.

By 7 November 2014

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Can Ion the Home really keep an eye on your home?

While the Ion the Home security camera has some promising specs, it's MIA push and email alerts and wonky live streaming view in the iOS app make it tough to recommend.

By 28 October 2014

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Interview with a DDoS troll: Meet 'the Gods of the Internet'

DDoS attacks are a way to keep corrupt corporations honest, according to an anonymous member of DerpTrolling, who gives us an inside look at the self-proclaimed gods of the Internet.

By 8 October 2014

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Lock your doors: Protecting your Internet-connected home

The Internet-connected home is arriving faster than you think -- offering conveniences but also new security perils with every smart device you bring inside. Here's how to protect yourself.

By 3 November 2014

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Invent your own smart home with new LittleBits kit

The New York startup unveils its new Smart Home Kit for $249, offering a way for do-it-yourselfers to create doorbells, pet fish feeders or open-refrigerator alarms.

By 19 November 2014

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Give your old smartphone a smart home overhaul

These clever adaptations could turn your out-of-date smartphone into a smart home device.

By 8 November 2014

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This iOS app could be a calming Presence in your home

People Power's free Presence iOS app turns your out-of-date devices into home security hubs.

By 7 November 2014