Is Your Router LYING To You?

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Can Your Router AIM Your WiFi? – BeamForming Explained

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Why Wi-Fi 6 Will CHANGE Gaming

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Should You Buy or Rent Your Modem?

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How Does Your Web Browser Know Your Location?

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Why Does Your Internet Connection Randomly Stop Working?

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What is a MAC Address?

Every piece of network-capable hardware comes with a MAC address, but with everything already being assigned a local IP address, why are they necessary? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Read more about What is a MAC Address?[…]

Wireless AC Wave 2 As Fast As Possible

Wireless AC Wave 2 allows your devices to communicate in a different way from previous Wi-Fi standards. How much speed could you gain as a result? Massdrop link: http://dro.ps/linustechtips Follow us: http://twitter.com/linustech Join our community forum: http://linustechtips.com source

Why is Wi-Fi Slower than Ethernet?

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Tri Band WiFi as Fast As Possible

How the heck can tri band wireless access points claim to be so much faster than dual band when they use the same wireless AC standard? Sponsor message: lynda.com is your one stop shop for learning a variety of skills online, at your own pace. Visit http://lynda.com/techquickie to redeem your 10 day free trial and Read more about Tri Band WiFi as Fast As Possible[…]