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How to tame enterprise communications services

Voice, video, email, file sharing, collaboration – organizations need a solid strategy to assure more manageable, cost-effective, and secure enterprise communications.

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Black Friday 2018: The best early deals

You don't have to wait until November 23 for good tech deals: They've already begun rolling out. We'll keep updating this article with new ones as they emerge.

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Qualcomm begins shipping 802.11ay silicon for mobile devices and applications, including VR and UHD video

Qualcomm begins shipping 802.11ay silicon, a multi-gigabit derivative of Wi-Fi that you may see in specialized applications like untethered VR gear.

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802.11: Wi-Fi standards and speeds explained

To help clarify the many Wi-Fi standards, here’s an update on these physical-layer standards within 802.11, as well as standards still in the works and the new naming scheme that includes Wi-Fi 6.

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Razer gets into networking with Sila, a $250 router built for wireless gaming that doesn't suck

The Razer Sila is loaded with smart software that prioritizes gaming bandwidth, even over Wi-Fi.

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Amazon's huge one-day PC networking and storage sale is packed with tech at all-time low prices

Today, you can grab great deals on SSDs, routers, Wi-Fi extenders, SD cards, and more.

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Netgear Orbi Voice is a hybrid mesh Wi-Fi access point and Alexa-powered smart speaker

Harman Kardon collarborated with Netgear to design the speaker portion of the new Orbi satellite, which was announced today at IFA in Berlin.

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Netgear’s XR700 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router features 10-gigabit ethernet

Lag-hating gamers aren’t the only target, this 802.11ad router has Plex Media Server onboard, too. But brace yourself for the price tag.

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Apple will drop Back to My Mac in macOS Mojave. Here are some workarounds if you rely on it

Apple has other tools you can use to remotely manage Macs.

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Samsung’s SmartThings Wifi mesh router/smart-home hub mashup features AI tech from Plume

Samsung is putting its well-regarded SmartThings brand front and center in the latest iteration of its combination Wave 2 Wi-Fi mesh router and smart-home hub.

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AirPlay 2 FAQ: What it is, how it works, and which devices support it

This major update to Apple's wireless streaming protocol focuses on multi-room audio.

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Best wireless routers: Reviews and buying advice

Few elements of your home’s infrastructure have a bigger impact on your tech life. We’ll help you find just the right router to anchor your home network.

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QSAN XCube XN3002T NAS review: Classy, clean, and fast—but better suited to the enterprise

Network-attached storage has a place in the home, and this box covers all the basics in style, but it's missing a few features consumers will find essential.

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TP-Link Deco M9 Plus review: This mesh router doubles as a smart home hub

There's dedicated wireless backhaul along with Wi-Fi, ZigBee, and Bluetooth radios inside, but Z-Wave gets no love.

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Amazon's one-day TP-Link sale offers up some killer deals on plugs, switches, and routers

Get a TP-Link smart plug, Ethernet switch, router, and more on sale today at Amazon.

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Wi-Fi Alliance’s Wi-Fi EasyMesh certification aims to standardize mesh networks

The new certification program will ensure that wireless mesh network routers, gateways, and access points from different manufacturers will all work together.

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How to choose the best Wi-Fi replacement for your Apple AirPort routers

What other options work best for Mac, iPhone, and iPad owners?

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Requiem for the AirPort base station: A testament to everything Apple was and isn’t anymore

Apple has announced that it is killing its AirPort routers, ending a line of visionary products that stretch back all the way to the original iBook.

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Newegg's selling an Edimax AC Wi-Fi adapter for $15 today, half off MSRP

The Edimax EW-7822ULC AC 1200 is a Wi-Fi adapter you could put into a Raspberry Pi model or PC without Wi-Fi, and it's on sale at Newegg today.

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Apple discontinues the AirPort Time Capsule, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Express

RIP to Apple’s routers.

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