CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
The Netgear X6100's awkward design and frustrating performance make it suitable only for casual networking tasks.
Amped Wireless will showcase its latest high-power Wi-Fi devices at CES 2014, including the RTA30 router and the REA33 Range Extender, both offering a combined Wi-Fi speed of up to 1900Mbps on both 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz frequency bands.
A free software upgrade finally allows Sonos streaming music systems to connect directly to home Wi-Fi networks.
The Peel remote app returns to iOS with the ability to control satellite TV boxes over Wi-Fi.
The Universal Dual Band WiFi Range Extender Wall-plug Edition (model WN3500RP) can extend a dual-band network's range.
The dominant mobile player says it plans to integrate Wilocity's technology into some of its mobile offerings starting next year.
Some backcountry enthusiasts are bristling at a plan that could mean wireless Internet access at a few parks starting this summer. The agency says visitors demand it and need it -- but it'll be limited to areas like campgrounds and visitor centers.
You plug it into a wall socket within the range of an existing Wi-Fi network to help extend its range.
The two products under the SanDisk connect brand are designed with mobile users in mind.
The mobile chipmaker expects to be moving to double-antenna 2x2 MIMO technology for mobile phones. Also: a new GPS chip for wearable devices.