Posts Tagged ‘home network’
 
 
 
 
Smartphones
 
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ADS-450 SwannSmart Wi-Fi Network Camera with Secure Cloud Storage main
ADS-450 SwannSmart Wi-Fi Network Camera with Secure Cloud Storage main

Swann ADS-450 SwannSmart Wi-Fi Network Camera with Secure Cloud Storage Review

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ome security has always been serious enough to warrant paying real money for surveillance devices. Networking video cameras accessible to the average consumer have made real inroads and are ...
 
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Home Theater
 
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Google Chromecast Review

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here’s been a lot of effort directed at finding ways to transfer content from a smartphone or tablet wirelessly to the big screen (i.e., TV). The problem has been the lack of a universal sta...
 
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Home Theater
 
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Wren V5AP Wireless Sound System
Wren V5AP Wireless Sound System

Wren V5PF Wireless Audio System Review

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udio docks are ugly. Yes they provide a receptacle for holding a mobile device and play music with bigger speakers. But compared to the sleek lines of the device being used with them, these ...
 
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Sony BDP-S790 3D Blu-ray Player Review

There are those who say that a Blu-ray player should do more than just play discs, but also provide a conduit to the Internet and access to applications and websites in a manner similar to that of “Smart TVs” and mobile devices...

 
Computer Accessory Reviews
 
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DIR-826L Dual-Band Gigabit Cloud Router front
DIR-826L Dual-Band Gigabit Cloud Router front

D-Link DIR-826L Dual-Band Gigabit Cloud Router Review

It may not be fair to say all routers are alike, but the fact is that the singular purpose at their core is the same: to modify an Internet signal so that it can be shared by multiple devices without concern. And with routers h...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
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Belkin G1V1000 @TV Plus Review

 Some reviews are difficult not because of the technology discussed, but because the purpose of that technology doesn’t come across as having any value. We can all say that TV has its good moments amidst the bad -- and that’s w...

 
Computer Accessory Reviews
 
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EnGenius X-TRA RANGE ESR750H Dual Concurrent Wireless Media Router front
EnGenius X-TRA RANGE ESR750H Dual Concurrent Wireless Media Router front

EnGenius X-TRA RANGE ESR750H Dual Concurrent Wireless Media Router Review

Wireless routers have come a long way since they first appeared on the scene. Those who have no memories of the countless hours spent getting one to properly sync up with the modem and create a usable home network -- consider y...
 
Computer Accessory Reviews
 
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Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot
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Actiontec GT784WN Wireless N ADSL Modem Router Review

There was a time when setting up an Internet connection was a time intensive event -- one that was backed up by the need to succeed despite the technology barring the way (and the ever-present reminder of just how much that con...

 
iPad Accessory Reviews
 
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D-Link DIR-505 All-in-One Mobile Companion Review

A few years ago Apple put out their Airport Express -- basically it was a portable router that plugged directly into an AC outlet for convenience. While not the first to do this, Apple’s model caught consumer attention for ease...
 
DVR
 
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Slingbox PRO-HD Review

It’s a given that a mobile device is carrying around video content -- smartphones and tablets aren’t “glorified” MP3 players, after all. But there seems to be a disconnect between the content you can view in your home -- i.e., ...

 
iPhone Accessory Reviews
 
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JBL OnBeat Air Review

What makes a “home theater” is defined by what the person wants it to be. For many, having a whole set of components strewn throughout a room isn’t practical -- free standing surround speakers, no way! But most would agree that...