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How Collie (GL-X300B), A 4G LTE Wireless Gateway Helps With Your Business?

Meet our upcoming product, Collie (GL-X300B), the new 4G LTE wireless gateway for entry-level industrial users. Its compact and aluminum alloy shell design suits with harsh and hazardous industrial environments. This smart Internet gateway is applicable in different business scenarios, including smart car park, Internet of Vehicles, vending machines, etc. It is designed for the entry-level enterprise to satisfy its basic demands in a cost-effective way. Collie (GL-X300B) is the perfect 4G LTE wireless gateway for start-up business

by Ruby Lo , September 22, 2020

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Meet Velica: Whole Home Mesh WiFi System With Security Features

“Secure WiFi. Secure Home.” We know how much you value security and privacy, that’s why Velica (GL-B2200) is here for you. Unlike the other common mesh home routers, Velica offers the most customizable WiFi experience within your house. Fast, stable, and secure home WiFi, that’s what you will experience with Velica. Mesh WiFi, Whole Home Coverage Velica is our very first tri-band mesh WiFi router that is designed to become your smart home gateway solution.

by Ruby Lo , September 15, 2020

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3 Easy Ways to Protect Your Identity Online

We’ve all heard stories of people getting their identities stolen online. Whether in an article or on the news, there’s no shortage of cases for us to refer to. But how many of us have actually taken measures to prevent something similar happening in our own lives? The answer is relatively few of us. There’s no denying the fact that most of us don’t take the topic of protecting our identity online very seriously.

by Monica Mizzi (Guest Blog) , September 11, 2020

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Step-By-Step Guideline: How To Upgrade To The Latest Firmware

We always encourage users to upgrade their firmware regularly in order to achieve the best user experiences. In this article, we will provide you with the easiest step-by-step guideline on how to update your router to the latest firmware. Let’s use Brume-W (GL-MV1000W) as an example. PART 1: CONNECT TO THE ROUTER 1. Connect your router to a power cable. 2. You can connect your router via Ethernet cable or WiFi.

by Ruby Lo , August 31, 2020

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A Home-Made Parabolic Antenna Improved Rural Internet Speed

There are many advantages of living in or traveling to rural areas, but one potential drawback is the weak or zero Internet connection. One of our users, Terry Owen, created a creative way to strengthen the WiFi signal in a remote area on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountains in California. We want to thank him for letting us share his brilliant idea in our blog section.

by Ruby Lo , August 24, 2020

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6 Cybersecurity Tips For Working From Home

If you’re using your home network to process your personal or corporate information, here are 6 cybersecurity tips to avoid any data leakage or hackers. Working from home has become a common trend in light of recent global events, especially during this pandemic. Under COVID-19, you need to keep yourself safe and physically fit. Protecting your data and your digital assets is just as important. Related Article: Work From Home: What Gadgets Do You Need?

by Ruby Lo , August 19, 2020

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Brume-W x AdGuard Home: A Powerful Gateway with Adblocker

In this Digital Age, online advertising becomes a common practice. Did you know that an average person encounters between 6,000 to 10,000 digital ads every day? Some of them can be intrusive and obnoxious. If you feel the same while you surf on the Internet, get an adblocker! Not just a random adblocker, get the best ad-blocker you can find! You can see digital ads basically anywhere | Photo Credit: Pixabay

by Ruby Lo , July 24, 2020

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Brume-W (GL-MV1000W) is live on Kickstarter!

Thank you, backers! We are glad to announce that our Kickstarter campaign has come to an end. You can now order Brume-W from our webstore! Please visit here to purchase. Wireless gateway devices are becoming an important part of our daily lives. IoT devices are being incorporated into our homes and business. A powerful gateway is usually heavy and massive, whereas a portable device is usually not as capable.

by Ruby Lo , July 10, 2020

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Firmware Version 2.x Support Will End On September 10, 2020

In order to create a better customer experience, we encourage all the users to upgrade to Firmware Version 3.x, including discontinued product users (GL-MT300N & GL-MT300A). We will continue to support Firmware version 2.x until 10th September, 2020. For Firmware version 2.x users, you can still access most of the services on our routers. However, you may encounter issues below: 1. You cannot install packages on the Admin Panel.

by Ruby Lo , June 10, 2020

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6 Essential Features You Need in Your Router as a Journalist or Reporter

Cybersecurity is a global discussion in this Digital Age, since we are all dependent on the Internet for data transmission even before the COVID-19 pandemic. This is particularly true for journalists, since information leakage can be a potential threat across the globe. According to the 2020 World Press Freedom Index, the future of journalism is affected by 5 crises including a geopolitical crisis, a technological crisis, a democratic crisis, a crisis of trust, and an economic crisis.

by Ruby Lo , June 5, 2020

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