Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Wi-Fi 4, Wi-Fi 5 and Wi-Fi 6 Coming in 2019

Wi-Fi 4, Wi-Fi 5 and Wi-Fi 6 Coming in 2019 The Wi-Fi Alliance is getting rid of those arcane 802.11 Wi-Fi names in favor of a easier-to-understand numbering system. Currently, Wi-Fi versions have names like Wi-Fi 802.11 n or Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n. It made it difficult to tell by looking which version is newer. Here… Read More »

You Don’t Need a Driver and That’s a Start

You Don’t Need a Driver and That’s a Start Or– Driver Updaters: Good For Nothing Whenever I write about drivers, I can hear the Beatles’ song “Drive My Car” echoing in my brain. I think of the line that goes — “But I’ve got a driver and that’s a start.” And that’s a perfect segue… Read More »