Howard Wen

Howard Wen reports for several technology publications. His website can be found at www.howardwen.com.

How to use Google Drive for collaboration

Coming soon: On-premises 5G gear for enterprises

Coming soon: On-premises 5G gear for enterprises

As 5G networks become a reality, vendors including D-Link, Inseego, Netgear and Samsung are readying 5G gateways, routers and mobile hotspots

10 free, must-have  tools for network admins that are Windows 10 apps

10 free, must-have tools for network admins that are Windows 10 apps

Easy-access network tools are simple but essential and can be downloaded from the online Microsoft Store and pinned to the Windows 10 Start menu

802.11ax preview: Access points and routers that support the Wi-Fi 6 protocol on tap

802.11ax preview: Access points and routers that support the Wi-Fi 6 protocol on tap

Aerohive, ASUS and D-Link are among vendors readying 802.11ax access points and routers that take advantage of 802.11ax speed. The latest update to the Wi-Fi protocol standard, 802.11ax has been designed to transmit data even faster,...

Alternatives to Nmap: from simple to advanced network scanning

Alternatives to Nmap: from simple to advanced network scanning

Nmap has established itself as a premier, free, open-source network mapping tool. There are alternatives that are also free, though they vary in their sophistication and ease of use.

10 classic but essential (and free!) utilities for Windows 10

10 classic but essential (and free!) utilities for Windows 10

You can get more from Win10 by adding these useful tools.

10 Chrome extensions to juice up Gmail

10 Chrome extensions to juice up Gmail

From tracking emails to managing attachments to adding more features to its redesigned web interface, these Chrome extensions will help you be more productive in Gmail.

What is Telegram and is it secure?

What is Telegram and is it secure?

The Telegram messaging app has grown in popularity since its launch in 2013, but not without controversy.

10 travel apps to smooth your next business trip

10 travel apps to smooth your next business trip

These business-friendly travel apps for iOS and Android can help you leave the stress at home.

8 Chrome extensions that supercharge Google Drive

8 Chrome extensions that supercharge Google Drive

Google Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides can be powerful business tools. These extensions for the Chrome browser help you work smarter with Google Drive and its companion apps so you can get more done.

Can these tools help you write more good? Maybe even better.

Can these tools help you write more good? Maybe even better.

4 writing guides take different approaches to streamlining, improving and honing your style.

7 ways Android and Windows 10 can work well together

7 ways Android and Windows 10 can work well together

You can sync reminders between an Android device and a Windows 10 PC, share files and more – if you have the right apps. We’ll tell you how to make it work.

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