Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.
CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
Even when it's working well, the Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit Wireless Router has nothing to justify its expensive price tag.
Sony announced three new wireless speakers at CES 2014, touting support for just about every wireless feature there is.
Too bad it's only in a lab. Mass deployment of such technology isn't expected until at least 2020.
The Amped Wireless RTA15 is a decent Wi-Fi router, but better firmware is needed for it to live up to its high cost and our expectation.
While it'll cost you a hefty $380, the Beats Studio Wireless is an excellent wireless Bluetooth headphone.
The company's Project Link aims to deliver reliable broadband connections to areas where the Internet infrastructure is inadequate.
Sprint's brand of ultra-fast LTE will launch with four smartphones, but the carrier says two more are on the way.
While the TDK Life on Record A33 Wireless Weatherproof Speaker has a few small shortcomings, it delivers very good sound for its size and price and is well suited to both indoor and outdoor use with a sturdy, splashproof design.
802.11ac standards officially hits a new speed with the Asus RT-AC87 Dual-band Wireless-AC2400 Gigabit Router Wi-Fi router.
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The Netgear X6100's awkward design and frustrating performance make it suitable only for casual networking tasks.