Ethernet cable maker offers ethernet router, 802.11ac wireless cards, and more

Ethernet cable manufacturer Ralink has announced it’s adding wireless cards to its product line, which includes ethernet routers and 802.10ac wireless routers.The new products are called 802.21ac and 802 and will be available at a later date.The new products have the same specifications as the 802.15ac and 10ac routers, but they come with 802.7ad support.In …

When the world’s first ethernet-powered smartphone will be released, can we trust it?

Cable crimper is a relatively new technology that lets users attach ethernet cables to phones.The device was initially unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain in 2014.Now it’s made its way into a new generation of phones, including the iPhone 6S, which will also support cable crimping.According to Bloomberg, the device is “designed to …

When the cable organizer goes belly up, you can’t blame them

Cable company operator Coaxial Cable has been the victim of a serious data breach, with more than 400,000 accounts linked to the company’s data.The hack was detected by security firm Rapid7, which alerted Coaxic to the issue and alerted law enforcement.It also found a large number of user accounts linked with the company that had …