Archive for the ‘Network’ Category
2 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on April 21, 2015 under Highlights, NAS
The new Synology DS1515 five bay NAS a budget version of the DS1515+ that launched a few months ago and while the price of the DS1515 is significantly lower, the specification hasn't changed a great d... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 16, 2015 under Mobile, Network
Nokia Corp. announced on Wednesday its plan to acquire rival Alcatel-Lucent in an all-share deal. The transaction values Alcatel-Lucent at €15.6 billion. The new company will become the world’s se... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 15, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile, Media Phone, Mobile, Network, Smartphone, Tablet PC
Intel Corp. reportedly plans to acquire Via Telecom, a designer of system-on-chips and baseband processors for mobile devices. The deal would add several new telecommunications products into Intel’s... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 9, 2015 under Routers
Today we are taking a look at the Archer D7 1750AC Router from TP-Link. It retains many of the same features as its bigger brother, the Archer D9 AC1900, but comes in at a lower price. Could this be t... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on March 19, 2015 under Network, Routers
Today we are going to take a look at one of the latest wireless routers from TP-Link, the AC1900. This particular model is TP-Link's top-of-the-range Wireless AC router and is priced very competitiv... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 18, 2015 under Hard Drives, Network
Although the discerning media user likely already has a home server with wireless connectivity and remote access this kind of set up is not always idea... more.
21 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 16, 2015 under Network
Chances are, if you are hooked up to the service of one of the UK's largest ISPs, then the answer to the above question is, yes. Data from a new survey conducted by Which? magazine, suggests that some... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on March 12, 2015 under Highlights 2, NAS
Synology's latest single bay NAS is based on the twin-bay DS215j and uses the same processor, memory and configuration of ports and connectors. For some reason Synology has seen fit to change the colo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 2, 2015 under NAS
Synology has announced that it's shuffling around the upstairs management, with the news that a new managing director for the UK, Ireland and Nordic region has been appointed: Mr Yi-Lin Huang. He repl... more.
12 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on March 1, 2015 under Highlights 2, NAS
Thecus has come up with something new in the world of NAS with three models that are supplied with Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials. These NAS are described by Thecus as the 'World's first Wi... more.
16 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on February 16, 2015 under Graphics, Highlights, Monitors, Network, PC
NZXT Doko is a gaming device that extends the range of your gaming PC so you can sit back in comfort and play games on your TV. The idea is that your gaming PC is over there, probably near your r... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on February 14, 2015 under CPU, Mobile, Network, Smartphone, Tablet PC, Wireless Card
In an attempt to lower its dependence on Qualcomm, the world’s largest developer of application processors for mobile devices, Samsung plans to integrate baseband capabilities into its advanced Exyn... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on February 11, 2015 under Network
Facebook might not be the first company that you think of when it comes to data centre hardware, but over the last few years hardware engineering is something that the social network has started to ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on February 3, 2015 under Highlights, Network
Today we are going to take a look at the latest powerline networking kit from TP-Link, the AV500. This is one of their higher end models which seeks to differentiate itself from the crowd by offerin... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 22, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile, Mobile, Netbook, Network, Notebook, PC, Peripheral, Tablet PC, Wireless Card
Intel Corp. has formally unveiled its wireless docking technology first announced last year. The new tech will be supported by laptops, tablets and 2-in-1 hybrid systems powered by the company’s nex... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on January 8, 2015 under Event, Network, Online
Chairman Tom Wheeler of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has confirmed during a CES speech, that the voting on the open Internet order will go ahead on the 26th of February. He also all... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 7, 2015 under Highlights V, Network, Tablet PC
Several major gaming hardware makers are in the midst of making a big push for cloud gaming, with new services like the Nvidia GRID and PlayStation Now beginning to pop up with technologica... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on December 19, 2014 under Media Phone, Mobile, Network, Wireless Card
Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia Corp. have restarted talks about a possible merger, according to a media report. If the companies become one, they will be the world’s largest manufacturer of telecommunicat... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Andrzej on December 10, 2014 under Interviews, Network
With the vast majority of the UK now connected to broadband, a lot of enthusiasts' focus has switched from the cable outside the front door, to the wireless transmission speeds inside their property. ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on December 2, 2014 under NAS
Synology's latest two-bay NAS is the DS215j. This model looks very similar to the DS214 and shares almost all of the features, except for the loss of one USB 3.0 port (you get one USB 3.0 and one USB ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on November 26, 2014 under Network, Routers, Wireless, Wireless Card
Rambus and Cisco this week announced that the former’s Cryptography Research division has licensed select security-related technologies to Cisco Systems. The agreement allows the latter to integrate... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 26, 2014 under NAS
Although the home NAS isn't something that everyone finds a use for, the most popular for those that do, is the two bay version, as it's cheaper, more compact and more in-line with the type of storage... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Zardon on November 21, 2014 under Highlights, Routers
We have reviewed many of the latest high performance 802.11AC capable routers in recent months. ASUS recently sent us not one, but two of their RT-AC87U routers to test performance in single and bridg... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on November 20, 2014 under Event, Hard Drives, NAS
Thecus, the Taiwanese NAS company, gathered a group of hacks in Berlin, Germany to announce three new models. These are the W2000, W4000 and W5000 - with the W standing for Windows. In this instance w... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Leo Waldock on October 27, 2014 under Routers
We are late to the game with this particular review, but we had so many requests from readers to look at the NetGear Nighthawk R7000 that we decided it was worth a (belated) look. No doubt you will ha... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 20, 2014 under Network
August Germar recently launched a project on Kickstarter, Anonabox. The aim was to raise $7500 to build and create a tiny custom router that would send all browsing traffic across the Tor network, ens... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 14, 2014 under General Tech, Network
Samsung claims to have developed a new Wi-Fi technology that takes advantage of the 60 Ghz wireless range to bridge the gap between theoretical and actual wireless speeds. Unlike existing 2.4 GHz and ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 10, 2014 under Routers
Today we are looking at the WRT 1900AC dual band wireless router from Linksys. This is the current flagship model sporting the latest dual band technologies along with the 802.11 ac wireless specifica... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Bob Crane on September 26, 2014 under Event, NAS
If a data disaster strikes a small/medium sized business then, according to Synology, 48% of them will be bankrupt within 12 months and a further 29% will go down before the end of the second year. If... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 25, 2014 under CPU, Network, Routers
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. on Thursday said that it has built the world’s first many-core networking processor for next-generation wireless communications and routers using 16nm FinFET f... more.
- Consumer Oculus Rift may have facial tracking too... Filed under: Accessories, Development
- Startup announces phone case that harvests power wirelessly... Filed under: Mobile
- Microsoft does still go after Windows pirates... Filed under: Security
- League of Legends Tribunal to return soon... Filed under: Development
- STMicroelectronics will not develop 10nm process technology... Filed under: APU, Component, CPU, General Tech, Graphics