Aluminum foil has often been associated with the delusional and conspiracy-minded, so the idea it could boost your internet speed might sound pretty dubious. It's a claim that's been all over the internet for at least a decade, but in 2017, a team of researchers put it to the test. Not only did they prove it works, but they figured out a way to tailor it to any indoor space.
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Generally, a signal can travel up to 150ft from the route, though some of the signal is absorbed by walls and metal surfaces. 00:18
Lift your router off the ground as they broadcast waves slightly downwards. 00:51
Keep other electronics away from the router. 01:11
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