Loyd Finally Adds an AP

I have a complicated house. It’s a dual-split level; think of it as a house sawed in half, with one-half sunk into the ground. That half constitutes the daylight basement which houses my office. My office is also home to the Comcast Business gateway and my Netgear Nighthawk X6 wireless router. The physical distance between the router and the furthest corner of the house is probably about 50 feet, up two floors in my bedroom. Despite the short distance, I […]

The Home Networking Show

Eric, David and I talk about home networking. Or I should say, David and I talk about home networking while Eric decides to build a mini-enterprise network in his house. We discuss gear, wired, WiFi, routers, switches, power line networking,  and services. Home networking has become both easier — as ISPs and hardware makers build easier-to-manage gear — and harder, given the staggering number of choices. Tools Eric and David discuss some specific hardware they use for home and office […]