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Improving your wireless Network

I’ve been struggling just lately to get a reliable wireless signal on my laptop when I’m at work. The problem stems from the fact that Refresh Cartridges is run from a 1920’s building and as such broadcasting a network around the building is next to impossible. If the building were modern day in design then [...]

AC Networking

Home networking has experienced a massive growth just recently as it is becomes much more common for households to own more than one computer. For those that own several machines the advantages of connecting them together in the form of a network are obvious; you can share yours files, printer and Internet connection with others [...]

Wireless Security

We’ll start this week with a letter from one of my regular readers and contributors who starts off mentioning my rant last week about how the banks and police deal with credit card fraud. This was an extremely popular feature, with random people literally walking in my shop, shouting ‘good on ya!’ and then walking [...]

Centrino

A popular technology at the moment and one that has been heavily advertised in the press is the Intel Centrino standard which is used to provide laptops with an all in one solution consisting of processor, chipset and wireless connection.

After hearing one to many people describe Centrino as [...]

The death of the floppy disk?

For what seems like years now I’ve been touting the death of the floppy disk drive; when CD writable drives were released I was one of the first proclaiming that there would be no need for the ridiculous storage capacity of a 1.44Mg floppy disk. The same was true when [...]