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How to stream media from your PC to your HDTV over WiFi

Your PC is in one room, and your HDTV is in another. Here's an easy way to stream videos, music, and photos from the hard drive to the big screen.

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How to blanket your home or small office with Wi-Fi

10 tips for improving the range of your wireless network

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Fun + Thunderbolt = Funderbolt!

Thunderbolt is a technology that you can put to practical good use. This article isn't about those practical good uses.

on macworld.com

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Bugs & Fixes: Asus router vulnerability gives Plug and Play a new meaning

Turning on Universal Plug and Play causes any attached storage to be exposed to the Internet. A manual firmware fix is available.

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If we show you how to back up your PC for free, will you finally do it?

What's it gonna take? These free backup tools are a good start.

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Break the Bottleneck: Smooth out your business’s voice and video streaming with QoS

Prioritize your network traffic to ensure consistent quality.

Keep your data safe when you travel for the holidays

Hitting the road this holiday season? Before you do, follow these steps to make sure you don't find a data disaster if your computer falls prey to nature, theft, or bad luck while you're out and about.

How to Extend Your Wi-Fi Network

Tips and tricks to boost your wireless network range at home or in the office.

My Internet Connection Randomly Drops Off

Jake Clarke asked why his Internet connection completely drops out every so often

How to Supercharge Your PC With a RAM Disk

Want the speed of a solid-state drive without the expense? You might be able to set up a virtual hard drive in your PC by creating a RAM disk. Here's how to do it.

Easy Home Automation Projects for the Weekend Warrior: Part One

This first installment in an ongoing series will cover everything you need to know about lighting control.

on techhive.com

How to Fix Your Wi-Fi Network: 7 Tips

A quick guide to fixing the most common Wi-Fi problems that crop up at home, in the office, or on the road.

How to Enhance Your Router With Open-Source Firmware

The stock firmware included on many broadband routers takes advantage of only a fraction of the hardware's capabilities. We explain how to use use powerful open-source firmware to unleash the beast in your router.