Computer

The best Wi-Fi 6 routers

The standard for Wi-Fi routers has been “ac” for years, to indicate the latest protocol and compatibility with all the new mobile devices. Now a brand new standard has appeared, “802.11ax” or “Wi-Fi 6,” which means a whole new crop of routers is here. That’s good news! Wi-Fi 6 promises new speeds, fewer problems, and […]

Gears & Gadgets

Bloomberg alleges Huawei routers and network gear are backdoored

Enlarge / PORTUGAL – 2019/03/04: 5G logo is seen on an android mobile phone with Huawei logo on the background. Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Vodafone, the largest mobile network operator in Europe, found backdoors in Huawei equipment between 2009 and 2011, reports Bloomberg. With these backdoors, Huawei could have gained unauthorized access to […]

Mobile

The best routers for gaming

Iryna Tiumentseva/Shutterstock With the latest mobile gaming platforms and 4K-ready machines like the PS4 Pro or Xbox One X, you may find yourself needing a great gaming router to support your high-speed games with minimal lag. Rather than throw your controller every time you start to rubber-band or glitch around the screen, think about investing in […]