networking

How to Find Your Local and External IP Address

How to Find Your Local and External IP Address

Your device’s IP address is a critical piece of information that you probably don’t think about very much. You’ll occasionally need it for a network-related setup (if you’re trying to punch a hole in your network to access the contents of your NAS box, run a web server, or connect…

Check If the Wi-Fi Is Going to Suck Before You Arrive

Check If the Wi-Fi Is Going to Suck Before You Arrive

Though we live in quarantine times and nobody is going anywhere — nobody should be going anywhere, at least — it’s possible that you still need to get out of the house once in a while. Whether your internet connection at home is giving you issues or you just want…