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Deals of the Day (1-25-2017)

One of the things that makes the new Google WiFi router system special is the fact that it’s designed to be easy to set up and easy to manage using a smartphone app. But you don’t actually need to spend $129 or more to get a router that’s compatible with that app: the older OnHub […]

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Deals of the Day (9-07-2016)

The Asus OnHub router looks more like a Bluetooth speaker (or maybe a tiny nuclear reactor) than a WiFi router. But under its unusual shape, the device features 9 antennas and support for dual-band 802.11ac WiFi at speeds up to 1900 mbps. It also supports Bluetooth and features a USB 3.0 port and one Gigabit Ethernet […]

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Deals of the Day (5-18-2016)

Asus and TP-Link are two of the first companies to launch wireless routers based on Google’s OnHub platform. They’ve got multiple antennas, support for 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth Smart, and they’re designed to be easy to control using a smartphone app. They’re also pretty expensive, with prices typically starting at $200. But Best Buy is […]

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Google and Asus launch an OnHub router with motion control

Google unveiled the first OnHub router about two months ago, promising it would deliver speedy wireless internet access and easy-to-use controls. Now there’s a second OnHub router… and it has at least one new feature. Unlike the original TP-Link OnHub router, the new Asus OnHub router supports motion control: you can wave your hand over […]