Article | 9/05/2013
APC Messiest Office competition winners announced
From the look of the entries that we received for our Messiest Office competition, it seems many of us still have a deep desire to hoard every little ...
Article | 6/03/2013
Meet 60GHz Wi-Fi, the insanely fast future of wireless networking
Get ready for a ridiculous boost in wireless networking speed. Two camps are competing to deliver wireless components that are at least seven times fa...
Article | 4/03/2013
Upload 100X faster to Amazon's cloud with optimization service? Not quite, one analyst says
WAN optimization vendor Silver Peak last week announced a service that it proclaims speeds data transfers into Amazon's cloud by 100 times compared to...
Article | 18/02/2013
Product snapshot: Netgear Push2TV wireless display adapter
Every modern household has a plethora of screens. We carry some with us, from the miniature sub-5-inch screens of most smartphones, to 7-to-10-inch po...
Article | 15/02/2013
Product snapshot: ASUS RT-N66U ‘Dark Knight’ router
Modems and routers and network cards aren’t usually the sexiest and most exciting of devices to pass through the PC World test centre. They’re general...
Article | 14/02/2013
Product snapshot: Belkin WeMo
Belkin’s WeMo is, in a few words, a home automation system. It works to give you Wi-Fi control over your appliances and electronics, using a plug-in c...
Article | 29/01/2013
UPnP flaws expose tens of millions of networked devices to remote attacks, researchers say
Tens of millions of network-enabled devices including routers, printers, media servers, IP cameras, smart TVs and more can be attacked over the Intern...
Article | 25/01/2013
UPDATED: Belkin to acquire Cisco's home networking business
Hardware accessories vendor, Belkin, has agreed to buy Cisco’s Home Networking Business unit which includes the Linksys brand.
Article | 3/10/2012
Interop: Don't sweat 802.11ac Wi-Fi - because 802.11ad will knock your socks off
While the Wi-Fi world is rightly abuzz over the rapidly approaching large-scale deployment of the new 802.11ac standard, experts at an Interop NY pane...
Article | 6/09/2012
In Pictures: Most wild, wacky and wonderful Wi-Fi installations
RF’s most odd, unusual, cool, intriguing network applications for work, fashion, health and play
Article | 27/08/2012
Catch of the Day's Technothon: cheap tech
Daily deals website Catch of the Day is running its Technothon until midday today, with low prices on a wide range of technology products.
Article | 31/07/2012
In Pictures: 12 new network features in Windows 8
Microsoft’s new metro-style Start screen is getting all the buzz, but for IT administrators there are many new network-related features and changes in...
Article | 24/07/2012
WiGig gigabit-speed wireless notches another chip partnership
Wi-Fi chip makers are lining up to add WiGig technology to their wireless LAN products, preparing the way for tri-band equipment that can deliver mult...
Article | 19/07/2012
IT groups petition Apple to "fix" Bonjour protocol
Apple's Bonjour and AirPlay technologies make networking with peripherals a snap for individual consumers but it poses an array of challenges on enter...
Article | 18/07/2012
Win an iPad or a Samsung Galaxy Tab in the 2012 PC World Media Usage survey
PC World is running its 2012 Media Usage survey, quizzing you on your Internet browsing habits and media consumption. We're interested in learning mor...
Article | 14/06/2012
Netgear 802.11ac routers released in Australia
At a product briefing in Sydney today, Netgear unveiled its 802.11ac router, the R6300, which can reach a top wireless speed of 1750Mbps. Patrick Lo, ...
Article | 23/05/2012
In Pictures: CeBIT Australia 2012
Tech companies are out in force at CeBIT Australia 2012, showing off everything from desktops and laptops to printers, storage and networking products...
Article | 23/04/2012
How to hack your own Wi-Fi network
Attempting to "hack" into your own wireless network can help you spot potential Wi-Fi security vulnerabilities and figure out ways to protect against ...
Article | 13/04/2012
At 100 years old, Fenway Park brims with new technology
Fenway Park may be 100 years old this season but that doesn't mean the Boston Red Sox baseball stadium is stuck with antiquated technology.
Article | 10/04/2012
Fifth-generation Wi-Fi is coming: are you ready for 802.11ac?
If your business has kept pace with changes in wireless networking, you've deployed dual-band routers and client adapters that can stream encrypted da...