The new version of Linksys' Smart Wi-Fi app not only looks sleeker, but our hands-on testing found that it can keep an eye on your network and alert you if there's a problem.
Get the Starry Station if you prize looks and simple touch-screen controls. However, you can get more consistent performance from other routers that cost far less than $350.
Apple has patched a security flaw in its AirPort routers that was discovered by a 21-year-old Canadian. Here's how to get the update.
Linksys has unveiled a trio of cable modems, which could knock as much as $10 off your monthly Internet bill.
Hardware makers are using multiple devices to extend your Wi-Fi network. Plume puts pluggable 'pods' in every room of your house.
One of the most critically acclaimed and popular cable modems can be shut down by an attack you or I could easily pull off.
The WRT1900ACS blows other routers away with its performance while giving networking experts plenty of ways to configure the device.
Owners of Cisco wireless gateways and cable modems need to check which model they own, as they may need patches from their ISPs.
Keezel's $99 Portable VPB Hub promises to open up the Internet securely and safely by with its tiny teardrop-shaped device.
The SR20 is an AC1900 Router with built-in support for ZigBee and Z-Wave connected devices. TP-Link hasn't yet announced a ship date or price.
The Talon AD7200 Multi-band Wi-Fi Router delivers theoretical speeds of 7Gbps, thanks to a new frequency to go alongside the 2.4-GHz and 5-GHz bands.
The $275 TEW-827DRU is the first router from Trendnet to support MU-MIMO Wi-Fi optimization technology.
Influx's Wi-Fi Maximizing Router Dock not only blocks competing traffic, but redirects your Wi-Fi network, boosting its signal strength.
The Almond 3 isn't just a dual-band AC1200 router; it also works with ZigBee-ready devices as well as Nest and Philips Hue to help manage connected devices in your home.
A $200 dual-band router, the EA7500 leads the new networking gear from Linksys that supports MU-MIMO for optimizing Wi-Fi performance.
TP-Link's Archer C7 delivers a lot of router for the money, with reasonable performance and the ability to connect peripherals.
Netgear's R6220 combines good 802.11ac performance, useful parental controls and excellent software for an affordable price.
The $99 device from Circle Media and partner Disney connects to a Wi-Fi network to control when devices can connect to the Internet and what apps they can access.
The Athena router's good looks and ability to tweak just about every operational setting will appeal to gamers, but the router lags behind others when it comes to delivering data.
One of the easiest routers to install and set up, Google’s $200 OnHub may represent the future of home networking. For now, though, it has a high price tag, only one LAN port and limited features and configuration choices.
The Wi-Fi protocol MU-MIMO offers a lot of potential, but it appears to be at least a year away from widespread implementation.
The first of an expected onslaught of MU-MIMO routers, the Linksys EA8500 has the hardware and software to fill a house with Wi-Fi and Web access, but the device doesn't live up to its performance potential.
It may not be the fastest router around, but the Amped Wireless TAP-R2 is one of the smallest, and its touch screen not only shows you what's going on with your network, but lets you tap to make changes.
With a touch screen and the ability to connect with household automation appliances, the Securifi Almond+ can not only fill a home with Wi-Fi but control it as well.
An infection of over 40,000 routers gives consumers and office IT managers a teachable moment in changing system default settings.
The Amped Wireless RTA1750 router offers superior range, thanks to its 12 amplifiers, but its overall performance isn't as fast as competing routers.
The Belkin F9K1118 is budget priced and easy to set up, and sports a slick design, but it fails to deliver high-speed access on both 2.4- and 5GHz bands.
The inexpensive D-Link DGL-5500 looks cool and has powerful networking software, but it falls flat on speed and range.