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If You Connect Your Home or Business to Wi-Fi, You Must Deal With This Threat Now

Researchers have discovered a flaw in the security mechanism used to secure just about every…

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Tizeti

Startup Acquires $2.1 Million in Seed Funding to Bring Wi-Fi to Africa

Tizeti will offer unlimited, uncapped internet service across Lagos, Nigeria

The numbers are astounding. 26% of Africans are online, however, only 6% have an internet…

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Facebook Live

Here’s Why Your Facebook Live Video Sucks

What to do to improve the quality of your Facebook Live video content

Despite many using high-quality smartphones like the iPhone or cameras like the Mevo, to shoot…

By Samara Lynn

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Paul Judge

This Man Wants to Disrupt Your Download

Paul Judge, a renowned security and computer networking researcher, has a new startup, Luma, It's poised to revolutionize home Wi-Fi

Luma is a new startup that launched in June 2016. The company makes a cutting-edge…

By Samara Lynn

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TV

I Switched to Internet-Only TV; Here’s What It’s Like

Read this and consider the pros and cons of live-streaming television from the web, before cancelling your cable TV subscription

I’ve had Internet TV for 3 months now, and while I was exuberant over “cutting…

By Samara Lynn

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Linksys

Linksys Aims to Envelop Your Home in Wi-Fi

Linksys rethinks Wi-Fi for your home with its new Velop product

At CES 2017, Linksys announced Velop, a wireless Wi-Fi device that offers an alternative to…

By Samara Lynn

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Luma

Luma Is the Only Known WiFi Router Company Led by a Black Person

The Tech 100 is a column that looks at race, religion, sex, politics, and business in terms of technology, because—yeah—they are all connected somehow

One fact is clear; the consumer networking produce space, is dominated by white and Asian…

By Samara Lynn

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge, Week 3: Shore Up Your Home Network

To better secure your digital life, challenge yourself to push your tech skills and lock down your home network

Our homes can have as many devices connected to the network as a small business…

By Samara Lynn

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router

Your Wi-Fi Router is a Snitch

Your Wi-Fi router is about to get very intelligent

The Atlantic posted an interesting and somewhat disturbing article on the use of Wi-Fi routers…

By Samara Lynn

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge: Secure Your Digital Life

In this 30-day challenge, take some time to take a few steps to secure your digital life

So much of our life is spent online, yet so many of us are not…

By Samara Lynn

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Petcube

BE Test Drive: Petcube

Petcube is technology that lets you interact with your pet when you are away from home

It’s heartbreaking to leave pets to go to work, school, and other places where you…

By Samara Lynn

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D-Link

D-Link Wants to Give You Two New HD Surveillance Cams

D-Link's latest webcams offer an affordable, remote home or small business video surveillance solution

You can win D-Link’s newest HD WiFi camera, the DCS-936L. Upload your funniest, scariest, or…

By Samara Lynn

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black-owned

Your Smartphone Connection Will be a Speed Demon with 5G

Next-generation 5G mobile will provide unprecedented speeds

Connecting smartphones, tablets and other devices to mobile networks is about to get 10 to…

By Samara Lynn

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#WisdomWednesday: How to Game Your Cable Company

Yes, cable bills can be expensive and seem to keep going up. Here are some ways to reduce your cable and Internet access bill.

This year, cable bills will increase by an average of 3%-4%.

By Samara Lynn

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New Labels Shed Light on Obscure Internet Service Details

New labels will helps customers make “informed choices” on Internet service

FCC unveils new labeling for Internet service.

By Samara Lynn

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wireless signal

5 Ways to Increase Wi-Fi Signal Range

Frustrated by Wi-Fi dead zones? Try these tips

The most annoying problem with Wi-Fi is coverage or lack of. How annoying is it…

By Samara Lynn

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New York City pay phone

New York City Replacing Pay Phones With Free Wi-Fi Stations

Five hundred expected to be installed by July 2016

The project, which is called LinkNYC, is run by CityBridge, a joint venture of three…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Linksys-Router

5 Things You Must Do After Opening a Holiday Tech Gift

Basic tasks to perform immediately after receiving new technology

Topping the holiday tech wish list are TVs, tablets, smartphones, notebooks/laptops, and video game consoles.…

By Samara Lynn

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Yondr: The New Tech Co-Star at Dave Chappelle’s Shows

Comedian will use the new tech solution to make his performances phone-free zones

Yondr is a case that locks a smartphone and prevents it from connecting to Wi-Fi…

By Samara Lynn

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REPORT: Most Commercial Airlines Will be ‘Connected’ by 2019

Most airlines will have Internet service in a few years

According to the study, the airlines are also finding several benefits for having passengers bring…

By Samara Lynn

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How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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