Introducing Connectify Hotspot 2015

Raj HaldarBlog, Release Notes

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We’re excited to introduce Connectify Hotspot 2015, the latest version of the world’s most popular hotspot software. The new name is just the tip of the iceberg: Hotspot 2015 is loaded with killer new features, a slick user interface, and a powerful new ultra-premium tier called Hotspot MAX. Once you update to Connectify Hotspot 2015, you’ll see that more than … Read More

Global Firewall Controls with Connectify

Raj HaldarBlog

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What makes Connectify Hotspot the world’s most popular WiFi sharing software? For starters, we have the easiest and most reliable virtual router on the market. But, there are more than a few bells and whistles that give our hotspot software even more of an edge. From wirelessly flinging files to using your hotspot as a WiFi extender for your home … Read More

New Release: Connectify 9.3

Raj HaldarRelease Notes

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Connectify 9.3 is here! With big improvements under-the-hood, this is hands-down the best Connectify Hotspot experience yet. There are also some other important bug fixes, so we strongly recommend that all users update. Here’s what’s new in Connectify 9.3: Fix incorrect identification of Wi-Fi adapters as not supporting Hosted Network Add warning when Hotspot is being broadcast in 5GHz mode Better … Read More

4 Reasons to Pack Connectify for Holiday Travel

Raj HaldarBlog

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Holiday travel is once again in full swing! Whether you’re going home to visit the folks or taking a much-needed vacation with friends and family, it’s more than likely that you’ll be spending significant time in airports, on trains, and staying in hotels this winter. While staying connected is more important than ever, it can still be difficult to get … Read More

Amazon Fire TV Stick and Connectify

Raj HaldarBlog

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A few weeks ago, Amazon announced pre-orders for their Fire TV Stick USB, a Chromecast competitor that lets you beam content from your mobile device right onto your TV. Since the Connectify Hotspot virtual router is such a killer app for the Chromecast, we wondered how it could improve user experience of the Fire TV Stick, so we ordered one. … Read More

How to Get Your WiFi Only iPad onto 3G, 4G, or Ethernet

Raj HaldarBlog

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The Problem So, you got that shiny new iPad but opted not to sign up for 3G or 4G service to get your device online on-the-go. We can’t blame you! Who wants to be locked into another Internet service contract for two whole years? Maybe you’ve already got an LTE broadband stick to stay connected while you’re traveling, but because … Read More

Hotspot PRO for Business

Raj HaldarCoupons and Offers

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We know that Connectify Hotspot is a must-have app at home for millions of folks around the world. But, more and more business owners are finding out how much time and money our virtual router software saves when it’s deployed to teams and mobile workforces. With Connectify Hotspot PRO for Business, you can give your employees the connectivity and reliability … Read More

New Release: Connectify 9.2.2

Raj HaldarRelease Notes

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Connectify 9.2.2 is here. In addition to all of the good stuff that was in 9.2, it also adds better support for VPNs and some bug fixes. There are also some other important bug fixes, so we strongly recommend that all users update. Here’s what’s new in Connectify 9.2.2: Correctly read the MTU of connections with dynamic MTU values (like … Read More

Marriott’s Wrong: You Have a Right to Wi-Fi. Period.

Alex GizisBlog

A Game of Cat-and-Mouse I think by now, many people have read about how Marriott had been caught jamming their own hotel guests’ personal WiFi hotspots. They were purposely sending “management” packets to force computers into quitting the network. People would find that, though they could start a Connectify Hotspot or connect to their LTE device, their computers couldn’t stay … Read More