Eero Mesh Routers Available on Apple.com

· Andrew Orr · News

Eero mesh pro router

Today eero announced that its mesh routers are now available to on Apple.com, like the Mesh Wi-Fi Router and Beacon Mesh Wi-Fi Range Extender.

eero – Fast, reliable Wi-Fi — starting at $79 [Sponsored]

· Dave Hamilton · Weekly Sponsorship

eero TrueMesh Illustration

Please join me in thanking eero for sponsoring The Mac Observer this week. As long-time listeners to Mac Geek Gab know, we’ve been happy eero users for years, and for good reason. eero blankets your whole home in fast, reliable Wi-Fi. Powered by TrueMesh technology, eero intuitively routes Wi-Fi traffic to eliminate dead spots and buffering.

eero: Mesh Wi-Fi and More

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Dr. Mac has done the research, and has his official recommendation for a mesh network for those looking to upgrade their Wi-Fi or replace Apple’s canceled AirPort networks.

Get eero Mesh Wi-Fi for up-to-50% Off for Amazon Prime Day

· Dave Hamilton · TMO Deals

eero for 50% off as part of Amazon Prime Day

eero, one of our favorite consumer mesh Wi-Fi systems, is available for up-to-50% off Monday and Tuesday as part of Amazon Prime day. Deals include:

All of these deals are only available for Amazon Prime members, and only while supplies last, of course. Go now!

How to Choose the Best Mesh Wireless System For Your Home

· Dave Hamilton · How-To

Sorting through the mesh wireless systems available today can be tricky. Read on, and we’ll teach you how to decide which one is best for you. [Update: Anti-malware is a theme of this update, with Plume SuperPods, Orbi, and Linksys Velop all joining the club with solid offerings in this regard. eero and Plume both solved their LAN persistence problems, keeping your Wi-Fi alive even if your Internet connection goes down. AmpliFi is doing some cool things for IoT users with regards to setting up separate SSIDs for that, too. See Changelog – Dave]

The Mesh Wi-Fi Industrial Complex – Mac Geek Gab 749

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

The Mesh Wi-Fi Industrial Complex

Wanna know how to force Safari to download a media file instead of playing it? Want to know how to use the same drive on USB-C and USB-A Macs? Want to know how to secure erase your NAS drive? John and Dave have your answers! There is also a lot of concern about the future of eero, so your two geeks discuss that, too. All this and more, just press play and enjoy learning at least five new things!

TMO WWDC 2018 Coverage Sponsor: eero

· Dave Hamilton · Weekly Sponsorship

My thanks to eero for coming on board to sponsor our WWDC 2018 coverage here at TMO this year. It’s not just WWDC coverage that eero values, it’s Wi-Fi coverage. Imagine having your whole home blanketed in fast, reliable Wi-Fi that just works. Now imagine that you don’t have to imagine that anymore. eero’s mesh Wi-Fi not only gives you Wi-Fi coverage for your whole home – yes, including those pesky dead spots you’ve fought with for years – eero does it in a super-simple way.

How to Enable SQM on Your eero WiFi Mesh Network

· Jeff Gamet · Quick Tip

eero SQM WiFi network management setting

eero added SQM, or Smart Queue Management to its WiFi mesh routers to help your network run more efficiently. Here’s how to enable the feature.

Mesh: The Next Generation of Home Wi-Fi

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

My home mesh is made up of an Eero gateway and two Eero beacons.

Based on recommendations from friends and colleagues (TMO‘s and Mac Geek Gab’s Dave Hamilton for one), Dr. Mac went with a $399 Eero system consisting of a gateway and a pair of “beacons.”

Don't Commit a Photo Crime – Mac Geek Gab 686

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

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Sometimes iCloud gets out of sync. Your geeks and fellow listeners have some tips and solutions. Then it’s time to talk about troubleshooting tools that exist on either iOS or macOS but not both. What are your options? Your geeks talk through that, too. Of course, ’tis the season, so Cool Stuff Found abounds. We share and you share! We all learn (at least) four new things! It’s Mac Geek Gab, after all. Enjoy MGG 686!

Backups, APFS, High Sierra, and You – Mac Geek Gab 670

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

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Cool Stuff Found starts the episode, then it’s on to a few things related to backups, including how High Sierra’s APFS will affect you. Listener tips and some other, unrelated questions are answered, and then there’s a nice, juicy segment on meshifying your home without buying mesh for all of you, too. Press play and enjoy!