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  1. thiggins replied to the thread Wired APs - Handoff problem. Should I try a mesh setup or are there better alternatives?.

    That's a sponsored (paid) post. "Solve" is optimistic. I am writing an article on roaming that has no vendor/advertising spin. Should...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 4:11 PM
  2. thiggins replied to the thread Wired APs - Handoff problem. Should I try a mesh setup or are there better alternatives?.

    Any AP or router can use deauthentication to disconnect a device. However the DEVICE DECIDES where it connects. It could be back to the...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 12:24 PM
  3. thiggins replied to the thread Wired APs - Handoff problem. Should I try a mesh setup or are there better alternatives?.

    What is "AP steering"?

    Jan 17, 2018 at 5:38 PM
  4. thiggins replied to the thread Time for a new router.

    Streaming sticks are not the best streaming devices because they can end up in back of flatscreens and their small size usually limits...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 4:58 PM
  5. thiggins replied to the thread NETGEAR’s CES 2018 Announcements:.

    Does AiProtection include endpoint (Windows, MacOs, Android, iOS) antivirus/antimalware protection?

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:16 PM
  6. thiggins replied to the thread Wired APs - Handoff problem. Should I try a mesh setup or are there better alternatives?.

    There is no magic in APs that will help roaming if you have significant AP overlap. Connecting mesh nodes via Ethernet backhaul improves...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:14 PM
  7. thiggins replied to the thread [Official Release] AiMesh Firmware v3.0.0.4.384.10007 for All Supported Products.

    Hi folks, Please discuss AiMesh for GT-AC5300 and RT-AC5300 in this new thread.

    Jan 16, 2018 at 3:51 PM
  8. thiggins replied to the thread ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 (Owners).

    Hi folks, Please discuss AiMesh for GT-AC5300 in this thread.

    Jan 16, 2018 at 3:50 PM
  9. thiggins replied to the thread AiMesh for Tri-band routers: RT-AC5300, GT-AC5300.

    Since tri-band router AiMesh is not as far along as for dual-band routers, I've started this thread. Please post questions about any...

    Jan 16, 2018 at 3:47 PM
  10. thiggins replied to the thread CES 2018 Wrapup: Waiting For 11ax.

    CES is not a mobile show. Announcements like you are looking for come at Mobile World Congress, end of Feb.

    Jan 14, 2018 at 3:07 PM
  11. thiggins posted a new thread.

    CES 2018 Wrapup: Waiting For 11ax

    [IMG] The dawn of 2018 finds router makers trying to make the best out of 802.11ax's delay. Read on SmallNetBuilder

    Forum: Other Article Discussions

    Jan 12, 2018 at 11:22 PM
  12. thiggins replied to the thread Which Router? Need some widsom/help.

    There is no best router. If you have to open ports to get to your cams, you need to live with the risk that brings. VPN will mitigate...

    Jan 12, 2018 at 5:57 PM
  13. thiggins replied to the thread ASUS ROUTERS CFE DUMPS COLLECTION.

    No, you don't return a router for warranty that you bricked when flashing it with non-factory firmware. You learn a lesson and buy a new...

    Jan 12, 2018 at 5:32 PM
  14. thiggins replied to the thread NETGEAR’s CES 2018 Announcements:.

    We have had a lot of spammers over the past couple of days. Additional keyword blocks have been added that you and others are tripping....

    Jan 12, 2018 at 5:29 PM