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How to Build a Home Entertainment Network

How to Keep an Eye on Your Vacation Home All Year Round

How to Set up a Nanny Cam System

PowerLine Buying Guide

Plug the gaps in your wireless network by routing network traffic through electrical outlets

NAS Buying Guide

Network-attached storage is becoming indispensable at work and at home. Here’s how to pick the right NAS device for you.

How to Quit Your Job The Right Way

Given signs that the IT job market is finally thawing, IT professionals are actively searching for better career opportunities. Who can blame them?

When We Run Out of IP Addresses

LiveBrianD asked the Networking forum what will happen to the Internet when we run out of IPv4 addresses

Do I Have a Freeloader on My WiFi?

Chris Beck wants to find out if there are unauthorized users on his wireless network.

Get Started With a VPN: For Beginners, Power Users, and IT Pros

How to Choose and Use a VPN, For Beginners and Experts Get Started With a VPN at Any Level

Do I Need a New Wireless Card?

Wlpncp asked the Desktops forum if a PC with a 802.11b/g wireless adapter will work with a 802.11n router

Test Your Smartphone Data Speed

Wondering how your smartphone’s data speeds measure up? Here’s an easy way to test your mobile broadband speeds yourself--for free.

Scaling and Provisioning Virtual Servers

While virtual servers have proven a boon in the data center, they don't address the challenge of incrementally adding server capacity.

When Nobody Is Watching Your Business, Security Systems Can

Keep an eye on your business with IP cameras.

How to Browse Privately on Public Wi-Fi for Free

With a handful of free software tools, you can fight off snoopers when using public Wi-Fi. Here's how, step by step.