Bad Technology That Won't Die

2. Hard to configure routers
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2. Hard-to-configure routers

A router is the heart of any small business—they connect to your DSL or cable modem so your employees can access the Internet and tap into your server. Unfortunately, even with some advances in setup software, configuring a router is still a cryptic process. You typically have to type in an IP address like 192.168.0.1 and then wade through a text interface that only makes sense to the techie elite. Fortunately, some newer models, like the Linksys E4200, solve this with an app.