Like every other website on the planet, SmallNetBuilder uses cookies. Our cookies track login status, but we only allow admins to log in anyway, so those don't apply to you. Any other cookies you pick up during your visit come from advertisers, which we don't control.
If you continue to use the site, you agree to tolerate our use of cookies. Thank you!

Router Charts

Click for Router Charts

Router Ranker

Click for Router Ranker

NAS Charts

Click for NAS Charts

NAS Ranker

Click for NAS Ranker

More Tools

Click for More Tools

Other News

ICANN logo Oversight of the internet domain system will remain with the U.S. awhile longer.

In a blog post yesterday, the U.S. Commerce Department announced it would renew its contract with the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for one year to September 30, 2016. The department also said it has "options to extend the contract for up to three additional years if needed".

Some reports are reading policital implications into the announcement. But Assistant Commerce Secretary Lawrence Strickling said the delay is simply due to the need for more time to prepare plans and have them approved by the U.S. Government.

ICANN announcement

ICANN announcement

Plans to privitize the internet Domain Name System were initially outlined in 1997. The process picked up steam last March when the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) called for ICANN "to convene global stakeholders to develop a proposal to transition the current role played by NTIA in the coordination of the Internet’s domain name system (DNS)".

More Stuff

Wi-Fi System Tools
Check out the new Wi-Fi System Charts, Ranker and Finder!

Featured Sponsors



Support Us!

If you like what we do and want to thank us, just buy something on Amazon. We'll get a small commission on anything you buy. Thanks!

Over In The Forums

I finally have a chance to upgrade the car lots I work at part time from (s)low speed DSL to 100x10 Mbps Internet through a "new" cable TV provider at...
Hi guys, I don't know if is a bug or I do not understand something...(Im using RT-AC56u with 384.5)I was trying to set all outgoing TTL packets (with ...
Hi. My usb3 flash drive is not working on the usb 3.0 port.I read on this forum that disabling this parameter can solve my issue :https://www.snbforum...
As the title says really, is the vpn service safe to use on these netgear routers?
First of all, thank you so much for taking a moment to read this and help set me at ease and perhaps reassure me or even let me know if I did somethin...

Don't Miss These

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3