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Connectify Hotspot lets you share your net connection OTA

Connectify turns your PC's Wi-Fi adapter into a wireless router, so you can share any available Internet connection with friends, co-workers, and mobile devices. It's a great piece of software to have handy when you are on the go or you need a quick solution to cover areas where signal strength might be lacking. Connectify Hotspot 2017.2 is free and available to download here.

Explainer: What is Gigabit LTE?

One of the big improvements that is coming to mobile networks this year is Gigabit LTE. You might have heard of it already - companies are gearing up for deployments around the globe right now - but if not, it'll become a bigger talking point in the months to come. Gigabit LTE is set to hit everything from smartphones and laptops to portable hotspots and cars.

Google Fiber to acquire gigabit Internet provider Webpass

Google is looking to speed up the rollout of its gigabit Internet service with the acquisition of Webpass, a 13-year-old ISP that offers what it calls “point-to-point wireless” service to businesses, apartment buildings and condos in five metropolitan areas --…