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Just When You’ve Lost All Hope For Decent WiFi…

Just when you've lost all hope for decent WiFi... There's a new line of products on the market that is solving a lot of people's in-home WiFi woes. Mesh Router systems offer a sort of WiFi blanket through its coverage area, without dead spots or weaker signal, when properly configured. Whether your house is [...]

By |2018-07-12T09:29:53+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Consumer Tech, Home Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Wireless Network Connection and Windows 10 Microsoft Edge

Wireless Network Connection and Windows 10 Microsoft Edge Q. My computer has always connected to my wireless network just fine until recently. Now it says it’s connected but I can’t when I try to go to websites I get a message that the page can’t be found.  How do I fix this? A. [...]

By |2018-04-16T10:20:35+00:00March 28th, 2018|Categories: Home Networking, Windows, Windows 10|

What To Do When Parental Controls Don’t Seem To Be Doing The Job

What To Do When Parental Controls Don't Seem To Be Doing The Job Many times I get calls from worried parents, frustrated that despite enabling parental controls on their child’s line through the wireless carrier, the problems persist: installing and using forbidden apps, time limits skirted, and contact with others that were assumed blocked. [...]

By |2018-04-16T10:41:56+00:00February 12th, 2018|Categories: Home Networking|

Alexa and Google and Smart Homes, Oh My!

Do I need a Google Home Mini or Amazon Echo Dot? This is the question of the season, if not of the upcoming year. The answer is “Yes.” Well, you might not need one, but there’s a good chance you’d love one. Let’s start with a brief explanation of what these two home tech [...]

By |2018-04-16T11:57:13+00:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: Consumer Tech, Home Networking|Tags: , , , , , |

Five things everyone one needs to know about their wireless network even if they are not technically inclined.

5 things everyone needs to know about their home wireless network Let’s face it, we all feel the need for speed and any hiccups we get along the way frustrate us to no end.  So, how do we align what we expect to what is reasonable to expect from our in-home WiFi? Let me [...]

By |2018-04-16T15:40:16+00:00June 27th, 2017|Categories: Home Networking|Tags: , , , |
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