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EnGenius launches new outdoor networking and video surveillance systems

Products include weatherized 802.11ac access points and night-vision cameras.

Future Wi-Fi

New chips make Wi-Fi more maker-friendly

The goal is to make adding Wi-Fi connectivity to DIY smart devices much easier.

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Call it 802.11baaa: Rural broadband experiment could use sheep as Wi-Fi hotspots

Yes, wandering sheep with Wi-Fi collars could form mesh networks, to bring truly organic, free-range Wi-Fi to wide swaths of isolated countryside.

netatmo weather station

Personal weather stations can expose your Wi-Fi network

Netatmo weather stations upload Wi-Fi passwords and SSIDs to the company's servers over insecure connections

Eero Wi-Fi router

Eero shakes up the Wi-Fi market, announces $1 million in preorders for its new wireless mesh router

The company will end its significant pre-sale discounts on February 15.

Linksys EA9200

Linksys EA9200 802.11ac Wi-Fi router review: Rich features, poor performance

Networking newbies will find this router easy to set up and use, but its performance doesn’t justify its high price tag.

GE Refrigerator and Wink Relay

GE to offer retrofits for some older appliances to render them smarter

GE teams with connected-home startup Wink to retrofit thousands of older refrigerators with Wi-Fi modules.

Eero Wi-Fi router

The wireless router reinvented: Eero brings mesh networking to consumer Wi-Fi

With the financial backing of some of Silicon Valley’s heavy hitters, this startup could succeed where so many have failed.

TP-Link Archer C8

TP-Link Archer C8 Wi-Fi router review: A solid price-to-performance ratio saves this otherwise mundane router

If price ranks higher than features on your router shopping list, the Archer C8 could win you over.

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Wi-Fi triage: 5 common solutions to your wireless woes

Lost your Wi-Fi network? Can't get a proper signal? Before you call your ISP try these easy DIY fixes.