Tag: wifi Archive

Tagaytay Network Part 1: Some Thoughts

Published on October 21, 2023 at 4:50 pm by LEW

Introduction

In this series of posts I am going to walk through the previous, current, and possible future states of my home network in Tagaytay. I want to review how it became what it is today, and what I hope it becomes in the future. (more…)

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TP-Link RE220 Review

Published on June 8, 2022 at 8:24 pm by LEW

Introduction

In this post I will be looking at the TP-Link RE2200 wifi range extender. Spoiler alert, this is a decent product that could have been exceptional. (more…)

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Router to AP: My LAN Part 7

Published on April 19, 2022 at 3:41 am by LEW

Introduction

In this post we will discuss converting an old router into a Wireless Access Point. In this case I used a NETGEAR WNDR3700v3 Wireless Dual Band N600 Router I picked up at a thrift shop for a buck US (literally). (more…)

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Access Point: My LAN Part 6

Published on April 15, 2022 at 7:09 pm by LEW

Introduction

A Wireless Access Point (WAP) or just Access Point (AP) is a device that lets WiFi enabled devices connect to the a network. The functionality of an AP is defined in IEEE 802.11 (part of the 802 family of standards related to networking). (more…)

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Components: My LAN Part 4

Published on April 8, 2022 at 6:13 pm by LEW

Introduction

One of the first components you are probably going to acquire for your LAN is a router. Most likely this will be an all in one device encompassing the functions of a router, switch and wireless access point. If it comes form your ISP, it may also include a modem. (more…)

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