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  1. Julio Urquidi

    News Linksys Business Updates Cloud-Based Wi-Fi Management Platform to 2.0

    Cloud Manager 2.0 is an update to Linksys’ affordable cloud-managed wireless networking platform targeting small and medium businesses looking to update and simplify management of their wireless network environments, especially for businesses with multiple locations. Starting with a web...
  2. Julio Urquidi

    News NETGEAR Adds 4G LTE Wi-Fi Router To Orbi Line-Up

    The tri-band Orbi LBR20 combines an AC2200 wireless mesh router with a 4G LTE-A Cat 18 modem, a design that can either let customers solely rely on a cellular connection for internet access, or use the 4G LTE-A connection as a back-up/failover service for their primary internet connection. The...
  3. M

    Massive loss of speed via wireless on DSL-AC68U

    Hi to all, I'm new to this forum and not the most gifted networker but I get by - mostly! I recently upgraded my internet service to a 900 Mb/s service from Kcom (serves Hull and surroundings in East Yorkshire, UK). I took a wire directly to my Mac and am getting the full 900 Mb/s 24/7...
  4. J

    Beta ASUSWRT 386 RC2 public beta with full functions AiMesh 2.0

    Pretty cool developments, can't wait to finally try these long awaited 386 versions once they are finalized as a general release in the form of an @RMerlin firmware (once some more time goes by waiting for the GPL of course).:):cool:
  5. Julio Urquidi

    News Netgear Expands Wi-Fi 6 Orbi Mesh System Lineup

    The NETGEAR Orbi AX4200 Tri-band Mesh System follows up on the already released AX6000 product. Where the older Wi-Fi 6 product is designed to handle up to 60+ connected devices and is recommended for homes with service-provided 2.5 Gbps speeds, the new AX4200 scales down, not only in price, but...
  6. Julio Urquidi

    News Linksys Adds New Affordable Wi-Fi 6 Max-Stream Router To Its Mesh Portfolio

    The dual-band Linksys Max-Stream AX1800 (MR7350) is a Wi-Fi Certified 6 mesh router that can be used as a primary node or as an additional node in an already existing mesh network. Powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, the 2x2 MR7350 has maximum wireless rates of 574 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and...
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    WiFi disconnects with RT-AC86U Asuswrt-Merlin 384.17

    I have been running Asuswrt-Merlin 384.17 for a few weeks on an Asus RT-AC86U router and I have been getting WiFi disconnects. The wired connections work fine but WiFi drops out when a device starts using the connection. The devices connect fine but then when starting to use the WiFi...
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    What specifically is happening in the “Auto” Wi-fi wireless mode?

  9. thiggins

    Intel Once Again Exits The Wi-Fi AP/Router Biz

    CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE: MXL) a leading provider of radio frequency (RF), analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for the connected home, wired and wireless infrastructure, and industrial and multimarket applications, announced today that MaxLinear and its...
  10. Julio Urquidi

    CES 2020: D-Link Wi-Fi Cameras: New Models And New Features

    AI-based features will be included in D-Link’s two newest Wi-Fi cameras, the Full HD Pan and Tilt Pro Wi-Fi Camera (DCS-8302LH) and the Full HD Indoor and Outdoor Pro Wi-Fi Camera (DCS-8526LH). The DCS-8302LH is an indoor Wi-Fi camera that has 360-degree Pan/Tilt view and motion tracking...
  11. Julio Urquidi

    Turris MOX Modular Network Device Starts Retail Sales

    Fans of the Turris Omnia router may be excited that its MOX modular network device is now available for general retail sale after completing a successful Indiegogo campaign. The MOX system is built around the MOX Start module (EUR 169), which contains a dual-core 1 GHz Marvell Armada CPU and...
  12. Julio Urquidi

    Linksys Adds Motion Detection To Velop Mesh Wi-Fi

    Linksys Aware is a motion detection feature that joins the Linksys Shield parental control product as the latest subscription software features designed for the company’s Velop mesh networking product line. Downloadable via a firmware and app update, Linksys Aware will initially be available...
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    AC87U: 100% CPU load on both cores and connection problems

    Hi there I am running a AC87U (Merlin 384.13) with a couple of additional scripts running: DNScrypt Skynet diversion (pixelserv) (amtm) (swap enabled on USB2) (RNG) Very often I have Wi-Fi issues. My smartphone or my laptop say that they are connected to the network, but have no internet...
  14. Julio Urquidi

    Qualcomm Announces Second Generation Networking Pro Series Platforms For Wi-Fi 6

    Consisting of four separate platforms, this next-gen set of Wi-Fi 6 products is supposed to improve upon earlier performance benchmarks and give a better user-experience during mass device on-boarding – particularly for dense networks and across a wide range of applications. Each of the four...
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    Guest network with an off-router DHCP/DNS server not working (384.13)

    I am running Pi-hole in DHCP mode, and consequently DHCP is disabled on the router. DNS entries on the LAN page are left blank with appending of the router IP set to 'no'. DNS entries on the WAN page are set with the Pi-hole's local IP as the primary DNS and CloudFlare as the secondary fall-back...
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    Asus RT-AC68R Settings in 2019

    I have been having some Wi-Fi connection issues lately and am looking for a good "recommended settings" guide, but they are all several years old. Many are also not applicable to NY City signal density. Can anyone point me in the right direction? I'm running the latest firmware, 384.12, but I...
  17. Julio Urquidi

    NETGEAR Announces Cybersecurity Wi-Fi Router

    NETGEAR’s Nighthawk RS400 Cybersecurity Wi-Fi Router includes several security features, including anti-virus, anti-malware and data protection for all connected devices. Powered by Bitdefender, the RS400 is designed to protect a small network, protecting devices from malicious attacks and...
  18. Julio Urquidi

    EnGenius Now Shipping the MESHdot Kit For The Budget-Minded

    Composed of EnGenius’ recently announced ESR530 wireless mesh router and a single EMD11 (AKA MESHdot) wall-pluggable mesh node, the AC1300 MESHdot Kit wireless system is now shipping and priced at $99 MSRP. Powered by Qualcomm’s 717 MHz quad-core processor and a 4x ARM Cortex A7 processor...
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    Turning Off WiFi on RT-AC87U

    Good Morning: Is it possible to turn off or disable WiFi on the RT-AC87U. I just set up an Orbi Pro SRR60 and corresponding Satellite to handle all things WiFi. Currently, I renamed the SSID's on the Asus and hid the SSID's. However, that still means they are "still around." There is a...
  20. Julio Urquidi

    TP-Link Announces Three New Compact Wireless AC USB Adapters

    TP-Link’s new set of compact-sized USB adapters include the Archers T3U, T2U Nano, and T2U Plus. All three products are dual-band wireless AC devices, support WPA and WPA2 encryption protocols and are Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP and Mac OS X compatible. Starting with the T3U, this new mini wireless...