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ZyXel PLA4205 500 Mbps Powerline Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

The ZyXel PLA4205 power line adapter is an excellent alternative to using regular Ethernet or Wi-Fi to connect more devices to a home network.

April 15, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating April 15, 2013
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Get a powerline Ethernet kit for $29.99 shipped

That's a pretty cheap option for bringing a wired Ethernet connection to the far corners of your house, no drilling required.

By February 7, 2014

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Netgear R6100 WiFi Router

The lack of Gigabit Ethernet in many ways cancels out the Netgear R6100's support for the fast 802.11ac standard and makes it just an average Wi-Fi router.

September 16, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating September 16, 2013
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Ethernet celebrates 40 years

Invented by Bob Metcalfe, the Ethernet laid the foundation for the modern-day Internet and global connectivity.

By May 22, 2013

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Get a powerline Ethernet starter kit for $29.99

That's your out-the-door, no-rebate price on this two-adapter kit, which saves you the hassles of running Ethernet cables all through your house.

By February 21, 2013

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Ethernet makes way from home to car

The need for faster networking among automotive components has led companies such as Micrel and Marvell to develop Ethernet solutions capable of operating in the automotive environment.

By October 11, 2012

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Ethernet's future: How fast is fast enough?

Your PC may not need a faster network, but overall data usage on the Web is doubling every year. The big question: Can the venerable Ethernet standard handle a terabit per second?

By August 19, 2012

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Add an Ethernet port to your MacBook Air for an easy $7

Without an Ethernet port, the MacBook Air is a wireless-only device. But, with a cheap, portable adapter, you can hook it up to a wired network whenever you need.

By June 15, 2012

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Get a powerline Ethernet kit for $19.99

That blows previous deals out of the water. The TrendNet kit uses your existing electrical wiring to ferry Ethernet from here to there.

By February 28, 2012

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How to get your Ethernet-only gadgets on your home network

CNET explains how to get your "no Wi-Fi" home theater gadgets on your home networking without using Ethernet via power line adapters, MoCA adapters or wireless bridge adapters.

By December 21, 2011