Gears & Gadgets

In-kernel WireGuard is on its way to FreeBSD and the pfSense router

Enlarge / FreeBSD is getting its own in-kernel WireGuard module in the near future, thanks to a sponsored code contribution from Netgate, followed by additional code and review from Jason Donenfeld and several FreeBSD and OpenBSD developers. WireGuard / Jim Salter This morning, WireGuard founding developer Jason Donenfeld announced a working, in-kernel implementation of his WireGuard […]


How to reset your router

Resetting your router is one of the first things you should try if your internet goes down. Restarting your router will reset your connection settings, interrupt malicious attacks on your network, and boot off unwanted devices from your network. Rebooting your router will also resolve a wide range of issues with speed and connectivity. Here […]


How to buy a Wi-Fi router

Wireless routers are everywhere. Nearly every house, apartment, business, and sketchy van parked down by the river has one. A functional wireless router allows you to easily connect your computer to a broadband internet service so you can share data files and stream media between mobile/Wi-Fi devices. Although you could opt for a wired router, […]