Network Powerlines aren't the most exciting of gadgets even if they are pretty handy when you want to get your network connection around the house without covering it in wires or blanket wireless coverage.

Netgear's solution to giving the dullness a new lick of paint is to get comedian Zach Selwyn (we hadn't heard of him either) to do a rap of the history of gaming "From the days of chords all around the house to the convenience and speed of the Netgear Powerline."

Desperate? Watch the video to find out.