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How To Build A Tin Can Wireless Router WiFi Antenna

for 802.11(b or g) Wireless Networks or other 2.4GHz Applications

   
click on image to enlarge Got no dough for a commercial WiFi antenna? Looking for an inexpensive way to increase the range of your wireless network? A tin can waveguide antenna, or Cantenna, may be just the ticket. This design can be built for under $5 U.S. and reuses a food, juice, or other tin can.I am not an electrical engineer, nor do I have access to any fancy test equipment. I've built some antennas that worked for me and thought I would share what I learned. I have no idea if this is safe for your radio or wireless network equipment. The risk to you and your equipment is...

How to fire your IT manager

If your concern about the amount of work your IT manager is doing, and are afraid he is not protecting your network, you should get an IT audit. Many computer repair firms will offer a free IT audit to small businesses, in hopes of getting their business. Other companies only do audits and you cannot hire them professionally to repair your network. Either one of these options should give you the reason needed to fire your IT support. So fly networking offers a free IT audit to any business who is interested. We will give you the rundown on what is going on with your network as well as a inventory of all your equipment. It is our passion to see you succeed. We help small businesses with their computer repair, technology questions, website development and internet marketing. Leave...