Razer’s Steam Deck competitor is using Xbox Cloud Gaming to get ahead

Razer, Qualcomm and Verizon are looking to make a splash in the gaming handheld space with the Razer Edge 5G. This Android-powered portable device looks set to compete with Valve’s Steam Deck, and will let players download games locally or stream them via cloud-based services like Xbox Cloud Gaming. Much more isn’t known about the […]

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Amazon is turning your Alexa smart speaker into a Wi-Fi extender

Amazon has announced that its new Alexa-powered Echo smart speakers will help to boost your home’s Wi-Fi signal strength. A couple of its older Echo models will also get the feature. At its September 2022 Amazon Launch Event, the retail and device giant unveiled a new feature called Eero in Echo, which should help its […]

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Beyond security software: say hello to the first ExpressVPN router

One of the best VPN services around, ExpressVPN has just launched its first hardware product.  Combining the security and simplicity of its premium software into a speedy built-in VPN router, ExpressVPN Aircove seeks to reinvent how digital home protection should be done.  Available for US customers only presently, Aircove is now on sale on Amazon […]

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Netgear can give your old PC Wi-Fi 6E speeds – but there’s a catch

Netgear has found a clever way to bring  Wi-Fi 6E speeds to aging computers. The new standard comes via Netgear’s Nighthawk AXE3000 USB 3.0 adapter, which can be plugged into a computer and upgraded it to Wi-Fi 6E. Wi-Fi 6E has been steadily rolling out in recent years allowing devices to access the 6GHz band […]

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Cisco says it won’t patch these dangerous VPN security flaws in its SMB routers

Cisco has said it won’t be issuing any further updates for three vulnerable routers which could apparently allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to bypass authentication controls and access the IPSec VPN network. Customers of the networking giant should check out if their set-ups include the RV110W Wireless-N VPN Firewall, the RV130 VPN Router, the RV130W […]

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Matter getting a big push – with products ready to change your smart home life

Eve is adopting Matter and Thread for a wide collection of its smart home devices, unveiling a new collection and the technology update at IFA 2022 in Berlin. Matter, a new smart home connectivity standard supported by all the majors – Apple, Samsung, Amazon, and Google – aims to ease connectivity and interoperability woes across […]

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TP-Link TL-ER7206 Multi-WAN VPN Firewall Review – MBReviews

The TP-Link TL-ER7206 is the better model from the SafeStream Gigabit Multi-WAN series and it was designed to act as the security gateway to an Omada system. So, it’s very similar to the Zyxel USG Flex 100 and probably closer in functionality to the Ubiquiti ER-X, especially since it has a multitude of WAN ports […]

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VPNs on iOS are “broken” and Apple doesn’t seem to be doing anything to fix it

A leading security expert and blogger has claimed iOS VPNs are failing to secure users’ data inside the VPN tunnel.  Data leaks have allegedly occured over the past two years, with Apple knowing about it but not acting to fix the bug on its latest iOS versions.   This might come as a shock for […]

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Next-gen Google Nest Wi-Fi router will seriously speed up your home network

From the depths of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) database, a new filing was discovered for a new Google Nest Wi-Fi router that supports Wi-Fi 6E. The filing is available for the public to read through (opens in new tab), but it’s all test results, some reports, and a few letters. Unfortunately there are no […]

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Good only for smaller networks? – MBReviews

The Asus RT-AX53U is yet another AX1800-class router released by the Taiwanese manufacturer and, while I don’t mind having some diversity, why not choose the RT-AX56U or even the RT-AX55 instead? The Asus RT-AX53U is definitely less powerful than the RT-AX56U and it’s clear to see when checking out the internal hardware, but it doesn’t […]

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