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Sky Wireless Booster review
4 out of 5

Sky Wireless Booster review

By 29 January 2014

This is a review for Sky customers, as the Sky Wireless Booster is a new product in the company's arsenal. If you already have a Sky Broadband router in your home then, let us guess, its wireless power doesn't quite reach everywhere? In the UK, with our... >>

Linksys WRT1900AC: Bringing sexy Wi-Fi back

Linksys WRT1900AC: Bringing sexy Wi-Fi back

By 6 January 2014

Linksys has announced the Linksys WRT1900AC, bringing back the iconic WRT with a revamp for the demanding modern user. Think of a router and you'll probably picture the Linksys WRT, with its black and blue colour scheme. The design was so iconic, it became... >>

A week in reviews: 23 - 27 December

A week in reviews: 23 - 27 December

By 28 December 2013

This week has been more reserved in the Pocket-lint offices. We blame the port. And the mince pies. What with it being Christmas, we've taken the liberty of hanging up our boots for a couple of days this week and focused instead on eating, drinking and... >>

Linksys EA6900 Smart Wi-Fi Wireless AC Router AC1900 review
4 out of 5

Linksys EA6900 Smart Wi-Fi Wireless AC Router AC1900 review

By 23 December 2013

Routers are boring aren't they? However a speedy internet is a lot of fun. So changing your router to something faster than the default one that comes with your broadband package might just give you a welcome speed boost. Which is exactly what we've done.... >>

Wi-Fi dangerous? Plants near routers are dying

Wi-Fi dangerous? Plants near routers are dying

By 17 December 2013

Could Wi-Fi be more dangerous than we know? When mobiles first became popular, stories about the dangers of them cropped up all over. Now it seems it's Wi-Fi’s turn. A test by schoolchildren has found that Wi-Fi does affect plant life negatively. After... >>

BT Home Hub 5 hands-on: Making BT Infinity even better

BT Home Hub 5 hands-on: Making BT Infinity even better

By 2 December 2013

It was only a few months ago that we were telling you that BT had launched the Home Hub 4, with a sleek new design and a bump in specs. At the time we reported that there was another model - Home Hub 5 - waiting in the wings. BT Home Hub 5 is now available... >>

BT HomeHub 4 hands-on: Bringing dual-band home

BT HomeHub 4 hands-on: Bringing dual-band home

By 26 July 2013

One of the key points BT is pushing with its new HomeHub 4 router is the slim design. Not only is it designed to be less obtrusive in your home, but the packaging has also been created to make delivery easy, so it can be posted through your front door.... >>

BT HomeHub 5: Wi-Fi ac support, Gigabit Ethernet, the partner for your 300mbps Infinity broadband

BT HomeHub 5: Wi-Fi ac support, Gigabit Ethernet, the partner for your 300mbps Infinity broadband

By 10 July 2013

BT will be launching the BT HomeHub 5 later in 2013, following hot on the heels of the HomeHub 4. The BT HomeHub 5 will bring with it support for the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi protocol, as well as including Gigabit Ethernet connections to give you faster... >>

BT Home Hub 4 quietly released, brings dual-band technology, £35 upgrade price

BT Home Hub 4 quietly released, brings dual-band technology, £35 upgrade price

By 20 May 2013

BT has quietly released a new Home Hub router for BT Broadband or BT Infinity customers. The BT Home Hub 4 is the latest version of BT's own router, the last, the BT Home Hub 3, was released in February 2011. "This is our best ever Home Hub. We're once... >>

Cisco sells Linksys router brand to competitor Belkin

Cisco sells Linksys router brand to competitor Belkin

By 24 January 2013

Cisco has sold off its last consumer entity to one-time competitor Belkin: the Linksys wireless router brand. While the financial terms of the deal haven't been closed, this is a big purchase for Belkin as it will give it a 30 per cent marketshare in... >>