wireless networking

Why Does My Work Laptop Have Slower Wi-Fi Than My Other Devices?

Why Does My Work Laptop Have Slower Wi-Fi Than My Other Devices?

We’ve talked about fixing up your home internet earlier this week, but having a crappy wireless connection is still a big concern for those now stuck with new home offices. But what if it’s not your wireless network that’s the problem; what if it’s your device?

Know Your Network: Understanding Your Router’s Admin Page

Know Your Network: Understanding Your Router’s Admin Page

Most routers come with some kind of administrative website that you access by typing their IP address into your favourite web browser and entering your login and password”which you changed from admin/admin or admin/password, right? If you’re lucky, you have a “smarter” router that’s a bit easier to configure via…

Cisco’s Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax: The 5G Challenger

Cisco’s Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax: The 5G Challenger

While 5G networks garner lots of headlines, it’s the ‘other’ wireless networking standard that we probably rely on just as much, if not more. Wi-Fi has been around for over two decades and has transformed workplaces radically. And with Wi-Fi 6, or 802.11ax, just around the owner, Cisco has unveiled…