ViewQwest: Which home theatre setup should you use? (Part 2)

ViewQwest: Which home theatre setup should you use? (Part 2)

Having ViewQwest TV & Freedom VPN opens an opportunity to try all out all US services like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu Plus. So which service is right for you? Why Netflix is a clear winner? After listing out the comparison table above, Netflix is the most preferred option. It is the most easy to … Continue reading

ViewQwest: Which home theatre setup should you use? (Part 1)

ViewQwest: Which home theatre setup should you use? (Part 1)

Main Hardware (Output) There are many options for home theatre setup in the market nowadays. How do you choose one that suits your need? Do you need a full computer setup, Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC), Media Player/Streamer or Media Dongle? Majority of users prefer an “out-of-the-box” media player like Apple TV or ViewQwest TV. … Continue reading

How to secure the vulnerabilities of Zhone Router?

How to secure the vulnerabilities of Zhone Router?

In a blogpost on Tuesday (Feb 24), Vantage Point’s Senior Security Consultant Lyon Yang highlighted “critical vulnerabilities” in three brands of routers – Zhone, Aztech and Asus. These vulnerabilities “allow an attacker to become at least a network administrator, and in most cases also gain a remote root shell, with relatively low effort”, he said. … Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Removing of 3 key features is an advantage

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Removing of 3 key features is an advantage

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge has totally break their tradition of plastic phones, or they say polycarbonate. The latest S6 is made up of premium glass and metal. It looks good but feels much better. The new galaxy s6 is lined with aluminium frame with glass front and back. You will be holding onto … Continue reading

ViewQwest: Ding Ding Ding! WiFi Router challenge between ASUS RT-AC87U vs D-Link DIR868L

ViewQwest: Ding Ding Ding! WiFi Router challenge between ASUS RT-AC87U vs D-Link DIR868L

  Setup Thanks to ViewQwest, I manage to test Asus RT-AC87U. Dlink DIR868L is my current router. Both routers mentioned above are new and tested with their default configuration out of the box. Note that I am only testing for the signal strength rather than the download speeds.I didn’t even tweak the wifi channels although … Continue reading

ViewQwest: What it really means to have the Fibernet experience?

ViewQwest: What it really means to have the Fibernet experience?

No traffic shaping No international Bandwidth caps 99% uptime Latency based routing Free static IP Ultimate Bit torrent network Bandwidth Monitoring Tool The above key features are often advertised for Viewqwest lighting fast fiber broadband. I often ask myself what they really mean. A series of quantitative test are executed to find out if those … Continue reading