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How To Buy a Wireless Router: 2014 Edition

Which Wireless Router to choose? Our quick and easy guide to buying a router, freshly updated for 2014!

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Three More Ways To Measure Network Speed

Three More Ways To Measure Network SpeedHere are three free easy-to-use tools for getting a handle on your network's performance.

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How To Use A Layer 3 Switch In A Small Network

Layer 3 switchA Layer 3 switch can provide routable VLANs without having to change your router.

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How To Improve Network Performance - Part 3

Tune Up Your NetworkIn the last part of our series, we'll provide the finishing touches for your tuned-up network.

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How To Improve Network Performance - Part 2

Tune Up Your NetworkIn the second part of our series, we'll show you how and why to let your router just do one thing.

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How To Improve Network Performance - Part 1

Tune Up Your NetworkIn the first part of our series, we'll make the case for tuning up your network and show you how to bridge a modem.

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Make Your Own Raspberry Pi NAS

Raspberry PiA Raspberry Pi NAS isn't as flexible or easy to use as a readymade NAS. But it performs better than you might think.

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How To Configure Your Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite

Ubiquiti EdgeRouter LiteUpdated - If you are struggling to get Ubiquiti's EdgeRouter Lite to function as a basic router, these tips and pre-made config files should help

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How To Crack WPA / WPA2 (2012)

How To Crack WPA / WPA2We have updated our tutorial on how to crack WPA / WPA2 with even more powerful and easier to use passphrase recovery tools. We've also added tips for creating easy-to-remember but essentially uncrackable passphrases.

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How To Buy a Wireless Router: 2012 Edition

Which Wireless Router to choose? Lots has changed since 2009. So here's our updated quick-and-dirty guide for choosing a wireless router.

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Fun With Rsync And More On The WD My Book Live

WD My Book Live SSH accessUpdated - Using the hidden SSH root access in the WD My Book Live and enabling rsync lets it play a bigger role for storage, backup and remote file access.

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How To Test A Wireless Router

How To Test A Wireless RouterIf you'd like to benchmark your router accurately, here's a simple way to do it.

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Build A Compact Low Power Atom Server

Every home could probably benefit from some sort of home server, but it doesn't have to be a loud, power hungry box.

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It Takes A Neighborhood To Fix Bad Wireless

Wireless NeighborhoodTaking a social approach to fixing wireless problems can reap unexpected benefits.

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How To Buy Cloud Storage - Part 2

Storage in the CloudIn the second and final part of this series, we survey some of the companies offering different types of cloud storage services.

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How To Buy Cloud Storage - Part 1

Storage in the CloudOur guide will help sort through the many options for saving your files in the cloud.

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How To Buy a NAS - The Short(er) Version - Updated 2011

Which NAS to choose?

Our updated short guide to buying a NAS will get you quickly pointed in the right direction.

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Homegrown Network: A Concrete Example

Homegrown Network: A Concrete Example Designing and installing a DIY home network is hard enough. But doing it in a concrete block home requires extra planning and care.

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Staying Secure In The Cloud - Part 2

Secure Cloud In Part 2, we look at practical steps you can take to ensure a safe cloud computing experience.

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Crossing The Chasm: Converting An iPhone App to Android

Converting An iPhone App to Android One man's story of porting an app from Apple's tightly-controlled fiefdom to the wild and wooly Android frontier.

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