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power-line

Tech Preview

Fall Tech Preview 2013

Maybe it's a little early to be getting in line for these gadgets, but they are coming and they look

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Extend your Wi-Fi network quickly via power-line with ZyXEL PLA4231

Editor Dong Ngo shows how to get a longer Wi-Fi range with the ZyXEL PLA4231

By March 29, 2013

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Create a power-line connection with Actiontec 500Mbps kit

CNET editor Dong Ngo shows how to extend your network to a far corner of the home using power-line.

By February 8, 2013

Review

Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit (PWR51WK01)

The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.

March 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 14, 2014
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Apple launches Haswell-powered iMac line-up

Apple has offered up processor upgrades, better graphics options and 802.11ac Wi-Fi across the 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMac range.

By September 25, 2013

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Low-cost SkySweeper inspection robot scoots along power lines

This partially 3D-printed prototype can be produced for less than $1,000, much less than commercial utility line robots.

By August 6, 2013

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Samsung goes big with Windows 8-powered Ativ line

Ativ tablet, laptops, and PCs take center stage amid a smorgasbord of new Samsung devices.

By June 20, 2013

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Broadcom brings Gigabit and Wi-Fi to power line networking

Broadcom's new HomePlug AV2-based power line chips offer up to 1.5Gbps and integrate Wi-Fi in an all-in-one system-on-a-chip approach.

By June 3, 2013

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Home networking Part 7: Power line connections explained

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains home power line networking and answers frequently asked questions about the technology.

By May 13, 2013

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Top five power-line adapters: When Wi-Fi fails you

CNET editor Dong Ngo picks his top power-line adapters. These offer great performance for those who need to quickly expand their network, particularly to the spots where Wi-Fi signals can't reach.

By April 19, 2013

Editors' Take

Trendnet TPL-407E Powerline AV 500 Nano Adapter w/Built-in Outlet

Trendnet's new Powerline AV 500 adapter comes in a supercompact size, yet still provides a pass-through outlet.

January 7, 2013