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power-line networking

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Get a power line Ethernet kit for $24.99 shipped

This is the cheapest option yet for bringing a wired Ethernet connection to the far corners of your house, no drilling required.

By September 8, 2014

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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 explained, part 7: Power line connections

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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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

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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

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Power-line networking data rate to double, HomePlug says

HomePlug Powerline Alliance announced the availability of the HomePlug AV2 specification.

By January 9, 2012

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Attacking home automation networks over power lines

Researchers at the Black Hat security conference show how they could disrupt and snoop on home automation networks in residences and offices using devices connected to Ethernet networks that communicate via public power lines.

By August 5, 2011

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D-Link DHP-501AV review: Powerful power-line networking

CNET Editor Dong Ngo reviews the new D-Link DHP-501AV PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit (model DHP-501AV).

By July 15, 2011

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D-Link shrinks 200Mbps power-line adapters

D-Link announces power-line adapters that come in a compact design and offer speeds of up to 200Mbps.

By October 25, 2011