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Wireless IP service without voice?


September 11, 2019, 2:30 am

Just wondering..... Is it possible to get cellphone service that is data only, no voice at all, at lower cost than the usual voice/data combos offered? The idea is to have a mobile Internet termi... Read more »

Win7 User1 gets good thruput User2 sucks?


August 23, 2019, 12:43 am

Stand alone non-networked windows 7 laptop. User1 gets good throughput. User two throughput sucks. Using ping to google DNS, ping times good for user one, stalls for user2. When mac address is cha... Read more »

Philippine Gov. based hackers


August 19, 2019, 11:31 pm

Duterte, the same guy who condones extra-judicial killings (and has been accused of directly initiating them) has recruited hackers in the R.P. to hack those who are identified as hackers or caus... Read more »

iOS13 - You can join Wi-Fi networks now from the Control Center


July 10, 2019, 11:25 am

How to quickly join Wi-Fi networks in iOS 13 You don't have to close your current app, find the settings app (which may be on other home screens or in a folder), open it, open the Wi-Fi menu, join... Read more »

Until Android Q - FTC PDF says some Android apps harvest location data from...


July 8, 2019, 2:54 pm

Researchers found at least 1,325 Android apps (of 88,000 tested apps) still harvest data even after you explicitly deny permissions. The apps gather information such as location, even after owne... Read more »

Ping: Johann


June 27, 2019, 8:13 pm

> I've been pretty happy with MikroTik's offerings. The HAP line has some dual freq routers. > > https://www.amazon.com/MikroTik-RBD52G-5HacD2HnD-TC-Dual-Concurrent-802-11a-Ethernet/dp/B079... Read more »

Router Discrimination


June 20, 2019, 6:33 pm

How does an internet company slow one users data feed while letting another user on the same router account faster speeds? They have sophisticated methods of determining exact location of signal/... Read more »

I need dual bank recommendation

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June 9, 2019, 2:34 am

Hi All, I find dual band routers all over the map when it comes to reviews. I can't tell the fake reviews from the real ones. Does anyone have a recommendation of a dual band router suitable fo... Read more »

Raspberry Pi ZeroW as a WiFi Router

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April 14, 2019, 3:16 am

Has anyone used a Raspberry Pi ZeroW (or another Pi, plus a USB WiFi adapter) as a WiFi router? As my existing WiFi router already connects to the internet using a USB mobile broadband modem, this... Read more »

Terrible Globe Philippines Internet.


April 7, 2019, 9:26 pm

Corrupt Globe internet blocks your usenet and hijacks your browser. Terrible Internet company, very unstable connection. Very slow. Multiple attempts at browser redirection w/out user input. 180.... Read more »

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Unable to login and add security to WRT54G being used as access point/exten...


I've got two linksys Wireless G routers networked. The first, a WRT54GS is hooked up to my Toshiba cable modem. The second, a WRT54G I assigned as an access point. It is wired to the network and c... Read more »

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Signal Boost Options for Laptop


Looking for WiFi signal boost options (antenna?) for Dell Laptop w/ internal wireless adapter. Thx Chip L Read more »

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Best ASN.1 compiler


Hello everybody, I have been analyzing the ASN.1 compilers. I find few ASN.1 compilers as below - http://sourceforge.net/projects/asn1c/ http://www.obj-sys.com/asn1-compiler.shtml http://www.oss.com/... Read more »

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Can any wireless system reach neighbors house 300 feet away?


Hello all I want to be able to use a laptop in my next door neighbors house, and we live on a country road - our houses are around 300 feet apart. Is there any reasonably priced (< $200-300) wireless... Read more »

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Solar power battery system for WRT54GS

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I have need to set up a bridge in a location visible to myself and a secondary source. No AC power is available. Where would I go to buy 'Solar power systems' with batteries and the like for a W... Read more »

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How to boost our Linksys WRT150N's signal -- across the house?

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Currently, we have two DSL lines: EAST SIDE OF HOUSE: in an add-on office room separated by thick walls). This DSL line leads to a Linksys WRT150N router, which is connected one computer and three T... Read more »

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Can't connect to configure my Netgear WG602 access point


For the life of me, I can't make a successful cable connection between my computer and my Negear access point to make changes to the settings. I've set the IP & subnet mask on the PC as specified b... Read more »

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Wireless Network Camera and WebCam Solution?


Im looking to buy a webcam and network camera, ideally a device that does both. I'd like to connect the device to my home (wireless) network through my wireless router (netgear). I'd use the camera... Read more »

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Tips on wireless sniffing


We posted some new articles on cisco.com, on the subject of getting a wireless packet capture. The main focus is to help Cisco customers collect captures so that we can troubleshoot their problems, ... Read more »

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Problems with logging into public WiFi


For the mostpart logging into a hotel's WiFi network is a simple affair and it frequently just automatically connects as soon as firing up my laptop. Sometimes I have to find any available networks ... Read more »