Monthly Archive: December 2016

WiFi signal

Boosting WiFi – How and Why you Should Test Your WiFi Signal

Poor WiFi coverage in some parts of a home is a common problem, but thankfully one that can usually be solved. You can boost WiFi signal with a number of free methods and, if necessary, also by getting an additional or a different device. WiFi router technology, router placement, and...

best ISP

How to Choose the Best ISP and Internet Package

Internet access is a significant monthly expense and you may be paying more than you need to – as well as, not receiving the best possible service or speed. Everyone’s Internet needs are also very different. Your surfing habits may mean you are paying for speeds you don’t need, or your...

smart home hub

How to Choose the Right Smart Home Hub

A smart home hub is essential if you want to get the most out of home automation. It enables you to connect together smart devices from different manufacturers and then create automation rules so that these smart devices will do something in response to an event happening on another smart...

router

What’s a Router and What Does it Do?

The router is the black box that sits quietly, but not necessarily invisibly, in your home unobtrusively giving you access to the Internet. Some of you won’t care how it does this, so long as it continues to sit there with its blinking lights serving up your entertainment, but for...