A good broadband at home is no less than a luxury as it allows you internet access for various online activities. Be it professional websites, video conferences, social media or entertainment videos, you can access them all if you have a reliable broadband service installed at your home. However, if you are still doubtful, then […]
A bug in the software used by Google Cast devices such as Chromecast and Home can slow down or crash WiFi networks. The problem — initially believed to be isolated to a particular router model made by TP-Link — appears to affect models made by other manufacturers, including Asus, Linksys, Netgear and Synology. Complaints on […]
Thanks to Ars Technica’s unique staff-from-all-over arrangement, we don’t often see how our coworkers organize their home offices. There’s also the matter of us being a bunch of overgrown children who keep, and proudly display, all kinds of toys, action figures, dolls, and other nerdy decorations in our home offices. Thus, this latest edition of […]
Enlarge (credit: Netatmo) While voice assistants like Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s Assistant are taking over the home, there are still some users who don’t want to talk to their devices. The French company Netatmo, maker of a number of smart home products, wants users to text—not speak—to control their devices no matter where they are. […]
Roku on Wednesday announced new software and a licensing agreement for OEMs to develop smart speakers, soundbars and multiroom audio systems that will allow customers to control their home entertainment devices with simple voice commands. The company also introduced Roku Entertainment Assistant, a new smart speaker technology that allows customers to use voice commands on […]
Smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home have proved useful — but they tend not to sound very good. Sure, they're serviceable in a pinch, and are better than most cheap Bluetooth speakers, but they don't compare to options like the entire…
A simple act of choosing one Wi-Fi router over another can make or break your browsing experience. We spent over 3 weeks testing 10 of the most popular and highly reviewed Wi-Fi routers in India today. Our testing included an analysis on download speeds and Wi-Fi range. For this, we selected a two storey building […]
Show Us Yours: Comic book art prints, multiple game consoles, thousands of movies and homemade Super Mario Bros. Boo lamp art. Yep, Mat and Evanna are massive nerds, and proud of it.
A program could freeze the security camera’s live feed, making it seem like you’re watching a safely closed door while intruders sneak in.