Network and Internet

Network sharing
Tutorial
11.29.2016
Very few people pay attention to how Windows is set when it comes to network sharing, what is shared with the network and how. Luckily, both Windows 10 and Windows 8.1 offer a panel that allows you to control every important setting, so that file network sharing is enabled only when you are connecte...
TP-LINK RE580D
Review
11.18.2016
Are you looking for a high-end range extender that can help you extend the coverage of your wireless network to those remote corners of your house or office? Then you will want a device with support for the 802.11ac networking standard that can offer fast transfers, and TP-LINK RE580D is one of the...
Network card
Tutorial
11.17.2016
There are cases when you need to know the MAC address of your Windows computer or device. To help you in those situations, we are sharing 6 methods that you can use to locate this information. Some of them are quick while others require quite a bit of clicking. Read this guide and then use the metho...
TP-LINK TL-WPA8630P
Review
11.11.2016
Powerline adapters represent a good way to extend the network coverage in your home or in your office, especially in areas where your router’s wireless signal doesn’t reach. TP-LINK TL-WPA8630P is a high-end powerline adapter kit that promises a maximum theoretical bandwidth of 1200 Mbps. It is the...
Troubleshoot
Tutorial
10.19.2016
When you have problems with your network and/or internet connection, don’t hesitate to use the troubleshooting wizards that are bundled with Windows. They are easy to use and they can help you identify what’s wrong and how to fix your problems. In most cases, they will get the job done and help you...
PPPoE
Tutorial
10.14.2016
Many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from around the world offer their internet services to residential users through Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet or PPPoE connections. In order to be able to use such internet connections, the ISP usually gives you a unique username and password that you...
Internet
Tutorial
09.28.2016
When travelling, using mobile data to access the internet can be costly, but you might still need some apps to be able to connect to it, even if not all of them. You might have a smaller data plan or you would just simply like to have more control over what apps can access the internet on your Andro...
Remote control
Tutorial
09.19.2016
Picture this: you come home after a full day’s work and all you want to do is read a book while listening to your favourite music. So you power up your computer, launch your favourite media player, load your chill music playlist and throw yourself in bed, with a book in hand. You start reading, but...
Wireless
Tutorial
09.15.2016
When you connect to broadcasting or even to a hidden wireless network in Windows 10, the operating system creates a profile for that connection, in which it stores information like its SSID (the name of the network) and its security details (like the password and the encryption type it uses). But wh...
Wireless
Tutorial
09.14.2016
Connecting to wireless networks in Windows 10 is a very easy and straightforward process, involving just a few simple steps. It’s true that it depends on whether the wireless router broadcasts the name of the Wi-Fi network or not. But if it does, connecting to that network is as simple as entering i...
Homegroup
Tutorial
09.12.2016
The Homegroup is a feature that was first introduced in Windows 7 and is also present in Windows 8.1 and in Windows 10, where it works the same way. The idea behind the Homegroup is simple: to provide an easy way for sharing libraries, folders and devices on small networks such as that from your hom...
ASUS RP-AC68U
Review
09.08.2016
We love it when we get to test premium networking devices like the fastest wireless routers in the world or the latest and the greatest in the world of repeaters and range extenders. Today, we will review for you the latest top-tier range extender from ASUS: RP-AC68U. It’s an impressive device that’...