wifi

  1. Josh Steinberg

    Cheap tablet for Plex WiFi streaming?

    I know almost nothing about the current crop of tablets. I just set up a HTPC running Plex, and on a lark I tried installing the client on an old iPad Mini from 2012ish that my wife got for free ages ago. We’ve never used it for anything else - between our TVs, laptops and iPhones, there just...
  2. Ushabye

    Issue with Sony UBP-X700 4K Bluray Player

    I've tried to connect my new Sony UBP-X700 to my WIFI network. When I scan for available networks, my home network shows up. BUT for some reason the machine is insisting this network is not security protected (see photo). Because of this the player doesn't ask me to enter a password to connect...
  3. Spottedfeather

    Updatable Player

    I just got some blu-rays that won't play on any of the players in my house. The extras and everything BUT the movie will play, but when I hit play, the screen goes black and just plays the sound from the menu. I tried my dad's player, but the same thing happened, though this time, the screen...
  4. Clueless in college

    Trouble connecting blu-ray to wifi

    I am a university student and I live on campus. The university supplies free wifi to every student but I cannot get my Blu Ray player to connect to the network. The problem is that everytime I try to connect my player asks me for the password to the network, but in order to get on the network I...
  5. Sam Posten

    Mesh / Hub and spoke Wifi router general thread

    I know Ron loves his Eeros but I'm not sure that's the route I want to go down. Strongly considering the Orbi system. With BF pricing it looks like I can get the hub router and 2 spokes for under $350. Anyone try any of the Eero alternatives and have input...
  6. Ted Todorov

    Will Apple ever upgrade the Time Capsule/AirPort?

    Yes Apple still sells them: https://www.apple.com/airport-time-capsule/ It has been reported/rumored since over a year ago that Apple has abandoned them. It has also been reported that good third party solutions exist -- meshes like Eero and off site backups like BackBlaze. The problem is as...