Wi-Fi: What It Is and How to Make It Work Better in Your House
February 25, 2017
As more devices rely on this technology in the home, it’s good to be prepared.
Wi-Fi used to be considered a nice convenience in the home — now it’s an absolute necessity. The number of connected devices will reach about 50 billion in the next five years, according to Dave Evans, former chief futurist at Cisco. In addition to your personal computer and iPad, many home devices will be connected, including thermostats, lights, door locks, ovens, coffee makers, motorized shades and home entertainment systems. Some people may think there’s little reason to have a home with so many connected devices, but most product manufacturers are headed in that direction, so it’s good to be prepared...