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Review: Compact Kanex MySpot extends an Ethernet network to Wi-Fi

Kanex's MySpot lets you extend your Ethernet network to Wi-Fi using a compact, USB-powered accessory. However, it suffers from using older wireless technology and security.

Automatically mount an AirPort-attached USB drive

Having a drive attached to an AirPort Base Station is mighty convenient for shared storage, but mounting such a drive time and again is a bore. Chris Breen shows you how to avoid such a tiresome chore.

Apple releases Wi-Fi, EFI updates for 2012 Macs

Apple on Monday posted updates to the Wi-Fi and EFI firmware for almost all of its 2012 generation of Mac products.

The Week in Mac Accessories: Swiss Army flash drives

This week’s roundup of Mac accessories offers options for music production and computer protection, as well as a nifty twist on the Swiss Army Knife.

The Future of the Mac: Networking

The coming years will bring faster connections to peripherals, as well as around the house or office.

Gogo promises faster in-flight Wi-Fi in 2013

Wireless provider Gogo is in the process of upgrading its in-flight connectivity with ATG-4 technology.

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Comcast offers free Wi-Fi in the wake of Sandy

Residents in eight states and Washington, DC most affected by Hurricane Sandy will be able to log-in to Comcast’s Wi-Fi network for free through November 7.

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What Apple's executive reshuffle means for the products you use

Senior editor Dan Moren detects a consistent throughline in Apple's recent reorganization: a trend towards better integration.

Starbucks can’t handle demand for free Wi-Fi

Starbucks’ Web site was overwhelmed with customers trying to sign up for a new program that will offer them some free Wi-Fi.

FCC considers offering spectrum for free wireless Internet

The FCC will soon vote on a proposal to auction more spectrum and require the winner to offer some free services.