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Should I Install a VPN Software or VPN Router in my Office?

Should I Install a VPN Software or VPN Router in my Office? A VPN Software is an application installed on a device, it protects the device running the application. A VPN Router is a router with a pre-installed firmware that lets it run VPN encryption, it protects network traffic from all devices going through the router. Before We Decide, How does a VPN work? A VPN protects an office network by directing internet traffic towards a server for VPN encryption and masking the original IP address from external networks in the process.

by Michael Choi , January 11, 2022

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Why Use Wi-Fi 6 For Gaming

Want to improve your gaming experience and level up? 🧐 Time to read this! Skills are important, but the quality of your network is too! If your network often lags and takes a long time to upload and download data, it can pull you down and make you lose your games! Now let’s see Why Wi-Fi 6 is good for you! Wi-Fi 6 is the latest generation of the Wi-Fi Standard.

by Christy Chui , December 31, 2021

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Products End of Life (EOL) Notice

GL.iNet is announcing an End of Life (EOL) on the following items effective now. Some of the products may still be available for purchase on our Web Store. We are discontinuing these items due to various reasons including its component will soon be obsolescence, or a new substitute model is available. 1. Model Name: GL-USB150 2. Model Name: AR9331 Core 3. Model Name: GL-MiFi     Substitute Model: GL-XE300 4. Model Names: GL-AR150, GL-AR150-Ext, GL-AR150-PoE, GL-AR150-Ext-PoE

by Michael Choi , December 28, 2021

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A New Milestone for GoodCloud – Remote Device Management Platform

GL.iNet is proud to announce that we were granted the Smart Business (Solution for Business and Public Sector Enterprise) Award - Certificate of Merit of ICT Awards 2021. “Businesses should focus on building the unique IoT applications rather than dealing with IoT architecture and connections” said Dr. Alfie Jianbin Zhao, CTO of GL.iNet. The reason why we created the GoodCloud platform is to accelerate our users and business partner’s IoT projects development by simplifying the time consuming and complicated process of managing IoT devices.

by Michael Choi , December 16, 2021

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How to Improve your Wi-Fi Speed? 👀

Need faster Wi-Fi speeds at home and in the office? 🤤 Read on to get quick tips on how to do that! Internet speed matters greatly; It affects our daily life, from streaming and gaming with friends to making conference calls with clients. It is an element that concerns us all, especially as we spend most of our time online nowadays. Now let’s see how we can optimize the Wi-Fi speed of your router!

by Christy Chui , December 15, 2021

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How to: mining Helium over a cellular connection

HNT Wallet:13bLi78qskZov4AbvWCWFwGX6odmxLbxbvN5z2FjsreGS4zLEJb ETH Wallet:0x67a10EDdD58c9B5E22c689c83a5F0b8B4d6DF273 📜 A little background A few months ago I wrote an article about how to mine Helium over a cellular connection using the Teltonika Rut240 cellular router. Why would you want to mine Helium over a cellular connection? Or why does that take a whole guide to do? If those questions are popping into your head at this point, you should head back over to that article.

by Oliver Switzer (Guest Blog) , December 1, 2021

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Introducing Opal, The Most Cost-Effective Gigabit Router Ever

During this festive season, we’re delighted to introduce Opal (GL-SFT1200), our high-performing gigabit wireless router that is small in size, yet with strong Wi-Fi speed and security features. GL.iNet hopes to respond to varying customer needs by producing a cost-effective mini router. Opal has amazing unique features and its size is perfect for small apartments and frequent travelers. Learn More At only $39.9 USD each, Opal offers a powerful Internet connection with Max.

by Christy Chui , November 29, 2021

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GL.iNet Launches IoT Gateway GL-S10 - A Next Generation IoT Efficiency

We are excited to introduce our low-power and low-cost IoT network communication device, the GL-S10 IoT Gateway. It runs on ESP32-D0WD Chipset with PoE power supply, and supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and MQTT Protocols. The device has a compact and minimalist design optimized for low-cost mass deployment. GL-S10 comes with an optional beacon accessory, a wall mount and the GL-S10 Tool App is available on Play Store and App Store for easy deployment configuration.

by Michael Choi , November 26, 2021

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GL-XE300 レビュー 【日本のWiFi専門家よりレビュー】 GL.iNet

日本の有名YouTuberが商品を紹介してくれました。ブログでは「4G LTE ポータブルワイヤレス IoT ゲートウェイ -- Puli (GL-XE300) 」と紹介してくれています。 GL.iNet社から2021年9月末に販売開始になったGL-XE300というWiFiルーターをレビューしました。 ありきたりなWiFiルーターと思いきや、有線接続にも対応しているし、モバイルバッテリーとしても5,000mAhと大容量のバッテリーを積んでいます。 だから『有線接続できる5000mAhのモバイルWiFi』といってもいいアイテムです。 確認したところ、技適マークも認証されているので、日本国内で問題なく使えます。 この記事では、GL.iNet社のGL-XE300というルーターの特徴や通信速度調査結果を紹介します。 GL-XE300の端末スペック 商品名 GL-XE300 通称 Puli サイズ 120×74×28mm 重量 223g CPU QCA9531, @650MHz SoC サイズ 120×74×28mm ストレージ 16MB NOR + 128MB NAND 通信速度 最大300Mbps WiFi規格 IEEE802.11 b/g/n (WiFi4) 内臓アンテナ 2(4G LTE) Puliの意味はよくわかりませんが、Wikipediaで調べてみました。

by ふじもん (Guest Blog) , November 26, 2021

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Black Friday Shopping Guide 2021

Looking to treat yourself and get a new router before the year ends? 😉Check our guide out to see which one best fits you! All our routers support OpenWrt and give you over 30+ VPN service providers to choose from. Powerful Travel Routers ✈️- For Xmas Trips Need to secure your Wi-Fi connection whilst traveling or going to cafes and hotels? Here’s our hot-selling items that might suit you! Beryl (GL-MT1300) Pocket-Sized Travel Router With Top-Notch Security Features Powerful hardware and first-class cybersecurity protocol Max.

by Christy Chui , November 16, 2021

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