Amped Wireless Tap-ex High Power Touch Screen Wi-fi Range Extender Review & Rating |

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Extender Performance At distances up to 100 feet, the Tap-Ex registered some of the highest performance I’ve measured from an extender at the 2.4GHz band. At close range, it clocked an average of 61.5Mbps, trouncing prior record-holder, the D-Link Wireless N300 Range Extender (DAP-1320) ‘s close-range average of 35Mbps at 2.4GHz. Once I moved my testing gear 100 feet away from the Tap-Ex, I started to see faltering throughput. Speed choked to 1.7Mbps. Performing the same test, I measured better throughput at this distance from Amped Wireless’ REA20, which managed 6Mbps. These numbers don’t seem very fast, but do remember I am testing these extenders in a crowded office environment with a lot of access points installed. 6Mbps is actually very good throughput at the 2.4GHz frequency in this office, and 1.7Mbps garners a “not bad” from me.
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EE TV review: a decent set-top box with too many strings attached

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This is particularly handy if you’ve missed the start of something you want to watch, because you can simply jump to the beginning of the broadcast. There’s no denying this is a great feature, and one you won’t find on other set-top boxes, but it’s more of a half-feature due to the limited selection of channels you can select to “Replay” — in other words, it’s not available on every Freeview channel. In fact, only the well-known terrestrial providers are supported, with the entire channel selection as follows: BBC 1/2/3/4 Channel 4/E4/Film4/More4 Channel 5 Now, I get that these are all popular channels, but the limitation is still frustrating to me.
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Does the Internet Need “Governance”?

Further, the design is such that the content and intent of the datagrams need not play any role whatever in the gateways’ function. Only the IP Datagram “header” is used to make decisions about where the datagrams go. Part of routing the datagrams is the ability of the gateways to decide what route to take to deliver the datagram to the intended destination. But again, no global “governor” is needed to carry out the function efficiently as the network of networks grows, a distributed algorithm for routing is both more resilient and more effective at getting packets to where they need to be. Since content plays no role in Internet delivery, encryption of each datagram’s content may be used to further protect and to authenticate content against forgery. A key part of the Internet’s design was and is the ability to carry encrypted content for this reason it prevents malicious tampering and reading of datagrams, up to the strength of the encryption algorithm and the key management maintained by the source and destination. It is this ability of the Internet to be a universal network of networks that does not depend on applications that has led to its ability to serve as the “lingua franca” that spans international and corporate boundaries, facilitating any application that wants to use it, and also incorporating any underlying technology for communications starting with dedicated digital circuits and voice-grade switched lines using acoustic encoding (so-called “dialup”), and now including fiber, cable TV coax, wideband radio, mesh networks, etc.
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