Don't-Miss Networking Stories
The next time you’re stranded without an open WiFi network (but your 3G signal is going strong), you’ll be glad you installed Addition’s iPhoneModem 2 (free to try, full license is $9.99).
With just a Wi-Fi network, your laptop can sense its location in Google Latitude and Google Maps.
Are you really going to trust that your ISP isn't throttling your Net connection? These tools will let you find out for yourself.
Among several free (and paid) options, LogMeIn remotely drives a network PC with little hassle.
Putting a secure and well-thought-out telecommuting plan in place at your company may yield a happier, more productive workforce.
Use your default router settings to gain access before configuring a network.
Pokey connection got you down? Try this quick fix to restore broadband goodness in a matter of minutes.
Keep unknown clients off your network with these basics.
Use these smart mobile tech tricks to create your own wireless hotspot out of a phone or laptop in a pinch, protect your laptop from grab-and-dash thieves, and communicate with anyone anywhere.
These tricks can boost your local wireless network speeds.
Use router settings to keep employees honest.
Propagating the installation of a client management product across a network entails some basic and some not-so-basic steps.
The more you know about your WLAN, the more you can do with it and the better you can make it.
Network management tools require upfront planning and ongoing maintenance to ensure that the technology delivers on its promise.