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'Warbiking' highlights the need for better wireless security

A high-tech bike ride around Sydney shows off how little thought many companies and individuals give to wireless security.

By July 8, 2014

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When the Bay Bridge towered over San Francisco

A new exhibit at San Francisco's de Young museum showcases photographs and art of the construction of the Bay Bridge in the mid- to late '30s.

By February 1, 2014

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How hotel Wi-Fi killed my Chromecast travel dreams

The $35 Chromecast seemed like the perfect alternative to expensive hotel pay-per-view. Unfortunately, the hotel's Wi-Fi didn't cooperate.

By August 5, 2013

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Home networking explained, part 6: Keep your network secure

CNET editor Dong Ngo offers a few (OK, five or six) simple tips on keeping your home network secure.

By April 22, 2013

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How CNET tests networking devices

Wondering how routers and power-line adapters are tested for CNET reviews? You're in the right place.

By January 25, 2013

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Jak streams audio over Wi-Fi into your car

Smartphone accessory maker BCoda showed Jak at CES 2013, a USB dongle representing an emerging category of tech: a Wi-Fi dongle designed to stream media.

By January 6, 2013

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Wi-Fi Alliance urges use of WPA2 encryption (podcast)

Trade group is urging consumers to set their routers and devices to use the latest and most secure encryption technologies.

By February 2, 2011

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Verizon to ship new Jetpack 890L mobile router

Verizon announces that its second Jetpack mobile router, the 890L, first introduced at CES 2012, will be available for purchase this Thursday.

By May 22, 2012

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Five ways to protect yourself from Wi-Fi honeypots

If you come into range of the WiFi Pineapple Mark IV, every Web page on the Internet may be replaced by the Nyan Cat kitten, or, in the hands of someone malicious, something far worse. Here's how to protect yourself.

By March 10, 2012

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SXSW: 'Hot-spot honeypot' hacker's heaven

For a hacker, the thousands of smartphone junkies tweeting and checking in on Foursquare at South by Southwest are like a flock of lambs.

By March 10, 2012