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Beryl: The Next Generation of Travel Router

We’re happy to introduce Beryl (GL-MT1300), our new high-performance pocket-sized wireless router is “small enough for travel and powerful enough for home”. We designed and built Beryl with powerful hardware, modern design, and customizable features that can easily satisfy our users. If you’re looking for an all-round secure wireless router, you’ll want to add the Beryl to your travel bag. Powerful Hardware with Impressive WiFi Speeds

by Ruby Lo , October 20, 2020

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WiFi For Beginners - 5 Things You Must Know With Routers

Internet access has become an integral part of our daily life. Your wireless router is now used daily to connect to your phone, tablets, video game console or smart devices. The quality of your router has become even more important, especially since many people are working from home. If your internet often disconnects or is congested, that means router may not be best suited for your needs.

by Karmen Yeung , October 19, 2020

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Protect Your Accounts With Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

Many years ago I had a friend’s email hacked and started getting bogus emails stating that they were stuck in a foreign country and needed cash sent to them as soon as possible. This got me thinking; access to my email alone would allow access to sensitive information, which as a flow-on from my emails gives them access to other websites. Indirectly password resets to the email address for other non-Google applications or sites could be performed, as well as the ability to gain access to applications that use your Google account as a “passthrough” login for that application.

by Ian Lim , October 14, 2020

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Top 5 VPN that We Recommend in 2020

Have you ever thought about how to protect your personal data online? Have you ever imagined changing your online geographic location can level up your gaming experience? They are all possible, with the help of a VPN. A virtual private network, VPN is an encrypted connection over the Internet to ensure safe transmission of personal data. Related Article: 6 Cybersecurity Tips For Working From Home Do I Need A VPN?

by Ruby Lo , October 9, 2020

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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

PRE-ORDER NOW “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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