Google OnHub routers are lastly getting visitor WiFi

Google OnHub routers are finally getting guest WiFi

As intelligent as Google’s OnHub routers are, they’ve had a number of obtrusive omissions… like, say, a visitor mode to accommodate your folks. Nevertheless, the corporate is making amends for a minimum of one in every of its rookie errors. It is readying an replace that permits visitor WiFi, which lets guests hop on-line with out giving them entry to completely every part in your native community. You even have wonderful-grained management over the units you do need them to see. You possibly can open up your Chromecast, for instance, whereas preserving your networked storage off-limits.

The replace does not look like out there but, so do not be frightened in case you’re nonetheless caught with an all-or-nothing setup for a short while. When it does hit, nevertheless, it’s going to assist make a extra convincing case for the OnHub when you’re sitting on the fence — you do not have to take a step backwards in software program options simply to embrace Google’s easier, prettier imaginative and prescient of house networking.

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