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Computex 2013

Computex 2013

Computex, Taiwan's massive computer hardware trade show, takes place this week and we'll keep all the big announcements flowing right here on CNET Australia.


Best 802.11ac wireless routers Buyers' Guide

Best 802.11ac wireless routers

802.11ac is still awaiting final ratification, but if you're eager to dive in and grab a wireless router at the cutting edge, we've seen a few that are worth a look. 2


Top 10 wireless modem/routers Buyers' Guide

Top 10 wireless modem/routers

Need an ADSL2+ modem/router with wireless built in? Here are our top 10 picks out of the units we've seen so far. 137


Best 3G wireless broadband modems Buyers' Guide

Best 3G wireless broadband modems

We're moving up and beyond 3G today, testing the latest mobile broadband hardware on the best 3G and 4G networks Australia has to offer. 29


Home networking explained: setting up a home router

Home networking explained: setting up a home router

The best way to set up most Wi-Fi routers is via the web interface. This guide can be applied to all consumer-grade routers in the market.


Norton security 'embedded' in new wireless router platform

Broadcom's 802.11ac router SoC has Norton's home security suite built in to protect all connected devices. 2


French ISP has an ad-blocking router

French ISP has an ad-blocking router

Free, a French ISP, has rolled out an update to its routers that turns ad blocking on by default.


Home networking explained, part 2: optimising your Wi-Fi network

Home networking explained, part 2: optimising your Wi-Fi network

CNET editor Dong Ngo answers questions about how to optimize a home Wi-Fi network. 1


Home networking explained, part 1: the basics

Home networking explained, part 1: the basics

CNET editor Dong Ngo gives all his answers to questions about the basics of home networking. 5


What is IPv6?

What is IPv6?

The time for testing is over, as Facebook, Cisco, Comcast and others will soon permanently enable next-generation internet technology with vastly more elbow room. So what does it all mean?


Buffalo's 802.11ac Wi-Fi solution to hit store shelves mid-June

Buffalo's 802.11ac Wi-Fi solution to hit store shelves mid-June

Devices enabling the much-anticipated next-generation Wi-Fi standard, 802.11ac, should be available for purchase in mid-June, thanks to Buffalo.


Smarter tech could slash electricity bills

Smarter tech could slash electricity bills

Household electronics need to be designed to operate like battery-saving mobile devices to keep a lid on climbing energy use from the growing number of connected gadgets in the home.


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