Updating airport express
It has three ports, an Ethernet port for internet connectivity, a USB port for a hard drive or a printer, and a headphone jack to plug in your speakers.
After that, you could play songs in i Tunes and stream them to your speakers in the other room.
While the Air Port Express and Air Port Extreme could use an update, don’t hold your breath for it.
The 802.11a protocol supported data transmission up to 54 Mbps, but was designed for much shorter ranges at a much higher cost to produce and maintain.
It also introduced a network router device called an Airport Base Station, to transmit he wireless internet signal to the Airport card. The next major update came in 2003 with the introduction of 802.11g.
This new version combined the best of the 802.11a and 802.11b standards.
But as we’re about to show you, that may not always be the case.
In the early days of remote computer access in our homes, dial-up service using telephone modems was the standard and were measured in baud rates.