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Best wireless routers of 2014

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Samsung LTE Mobile HotSpot Pro

The Samsung LTE Mobile HotSpot Pro's superfast 4G LTE speed and exceptionally long battery life make it a great buy on its own, but its juice pack feature sweetens the deal that much more.

November 18, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 18, 2013

MSRP: $169.99

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What Verizon's FCC tethering settlement means to you (FAQ)

Verizon's recently announced deal with the FCC means subscribers can stop paying extra for Wi-Fi tethering. CNET's Marguerite Reardon aka Ask Maggie explains who benefits and who doesn't.

By August 2, 2012

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25 tips for the Google Nexus 5

Google's Nexus 5 is here, and it's pre-loaded with Android 4.4 KitKat. Take a look at our best tips, hints and tricks.

By November 14, 2013

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Get Web-based iPhone tethering for just $30 yearly

If you've been holding off on tethering your Mac or PC to your iPhone because of the cost, Tether's $30 per year service may be the right fit.

By March 9, 2012

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How to find truly free wireless access

Gaps in free wireless Internet access are slowly being filled in by public and private organizations, as well as by ad hoc groups of wireless-network users offering a portion of their bandwidth to the public.

By March 27, 2013

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Carrier confusion: When am I free to leave my family plan?

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains when you can leave a family plan without paying a hefty ETF. And she offers some advice on using your smartphone's personal Wi-Fi feature to get cheap Net access at your vacation home.

By March 1, 2013

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How to enable tethering on the LG Optimus V

Virgin Mobile's no-contract phone runs Android 2.2, but tethering isn't enabled. Here's a quick and easy way to remedy that.

By March 9, 2011

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CoBrowser app tethers Wi-Fi iPads to iPhones--sort of

Didn't spring for the 3G iPad? No problem: CoBrowser lets you view the same Web pages on your iPad that you see on your iPhone. And all for a one-time price of $2.

By November 22, 2010

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Novatel Wireless MiFi Liberate

The Novatel Wireless MiFi Liberate is arguably the best mobile router AT&T has offered yet.

October 9, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating October 9, 2012
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Nokia Lumia 710 and 800 getting Wi-Fi hot spot update

An update that brings with it Internet tethering is reportedly about to roll out to the two Lumia handsets in certain countries.

By April 24, 2012