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Prioritize your network traffic to ensure consistent quality.
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.
Tips and tricks to boost your wireless network range at home or in the office.
Jake Clarke asked why his Internet connection completely drops out every so often
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.
This first installment in an ongoing series will cover everything you need to know about lighting control.
A quick guide to fixing the most common Wi-Fi problems that crop up at home, in the office, or on the road.
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.
Do you live with a thin-and-light laptop that has a small drive? Or just have a large drive that's filled to overflowing? Here's how to get some breathing room back.
We show you how to clean up the rat's nest of cables behind your PC by making custom-length network cables and wiring your own network jacks.
Our digital detectives uncover the truth behind some of tech’s most baffling questions.
If you don't want to upset your existing folder structure, here's a simple way to add folders to SkyDrive without moving them first.
Want to access your network-attached storage drive a little faster? We explain how to configure and use an iSCSI target on a NAS server with Windows' built-in iSCSI initiator for fast access.
Don’t recycle that aging desktop PC--give it a new purpose in life.