Kudos To Apple for Updating the Airport Express

by admin March 17, 2008 at 7:25 pm

The iPod gets a lot of credit for Apple’s success, and rightly so, but another Apple device deserves more attention than it has received: the humble Airport Express. If you use iTunes, have WiFi, and have a stereo somewhere in your house — a combination that probably describes a decent percentage of the population — you should consider the Airport Express, updated today to support faster 802.11n wireless networks.

This relatively inexpensive device ($99, Mac or PC) can create a wireless network or extend the range of your current network and enable easy printer sharing. But the most important feature from a Listening Post perspective is quick-and-easy iTunes streaming.

Read more: wired.com