Category Archives: Holiday Ideas

Better, Faster 802.11ac Wi-Fi is Here — Shouldn’t It Be In Your New PC?

Many manufacturers are still putting outdated 802.11bgn wireless technology in new devices despite the fact that the technology is almost 8 years old and has since been replaced by 802.11ac Wi-Fi, which is 3x faster and more stable. Since this … Read more >

Holiday Laptop Shopping Guide: Don’t Get Duped Into Outdated Wi-Fi

New products mean new technologies, right? Not necessarily. Even though laptop manufacturers could be utilizing 802.11ac Wi-Fi (which is 3x faster than 802.11bgn), many continue to stuff slow, outdated 802.11bgn into millions and millions of new products. Don’t get duped … Read more >

Intel 2-in-1s: Powerful Performance, Maximum Mobility

2-in-1 devices offer the productivity of a laptop and the flexibility of a tablet in one unique piece of hardware. When you combine the fast, innovative Intel® Core™ M processor with the lightning-quick data transfer speeds of 802.11ac wireless, you … Read more >

Tech on Turkey Day: Simplifying and Adding Flair to Your Holiday Celebration

While the holidays are filled with fun, excitement and favorite traditions, they are also a hectic and sometimes stressful time of the year. Amidst shopping, cooking and entertaining, we often feel as though we might benefit from an extra helper … Read more >

It’s the Throughput, Stupid!

In the real world, wireless networks (and wired networks for that matter) don’t perform anywhere near their raw theoretical speed or maximum data rate touted in product marketing because Wi-Fi is (as the name suggests) wireless. Networks are affected by … Read more >