AT&T Unite Pro Hotspot Review

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In a world of smartphones with built-in personal hotspots that share the phone’s data connection, where does a dedicated hotspot like the AT&T Unite Pro Hostspot fit? Can this apparent anachronism surprise potential buyers? Is it worth an extra $20/month on a contract and either a 2-year commitment or up to $200 when purchased without a contract? […]

Netgear NeoMediacast HDMI Dongle Takes on Google Chromecast

Netgear NeoMediacast

The Google Chromecast is currently the only product of its kind, allowing users to beam video content from a smartphone or tablet straight to a HDTV. However, Netgear wants to get in on the action and has announced NeoMediacast HDMI dongle. However, the Chromecast lacks a ton of capabilities, including streaming local content, but Netgear’s […]

Sprint Launches Three New Tri-Band LTE Modems

Netgear Zing hotspot for Sprint.

Though Sprint’s LTE network hasn’t been the speediest so far in recent speedtests, that may change as the carrier is using all of its spectrum to increase capacity on 4G and deliver the best experience. Rather than locking LTE to a single band, like what many of its rivals are doing, Sprint will soon be […]

Netgear WiFi Booster for Mobile Review

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The Netgear WiFi Booster for Mobile is a small, easy to configure gadget that boosts WiFi signals, eliminating dead-zones and bringing WiFi to backyards and porches. This small WiFi booster works with most routers, not just Netgear, to bring WiFi to the places users take their tablets and smartphones, like the bedroom, garage and backyard. As unlimited mobile […]

Netgear WiFi Booster for Mobile Could Save Your Phone Bill

Netgear WiFi Mobile Booster

Between smartphones, tablets and eReaders, constant connectivity is right up there with electricity in some homes. If you want to use your gadgets in every room of the house or in the backyard, you might need to use 3G or 4G LTE, which uses expensive data. While you might not watch a movie on the […]

CES 2010: Netgear Press Conference

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Got off to an early start today, though not quite early enough to make it into the first press conference by LG. Snuck in later, but not surprisingly the focus was on TVs, so no major loss there. Fortunately it put me in good position to catch the Netgear presscon, which was all about connectivity. […]