Netgear WGR614L Open Source Router
Netgear's new open source router, the WGR614L, was released meant for use with Linux-based hobbyist firmware like DD-WRT and Tomato, and it ought to be able to support OpenWRT in the near future as well. The flexibility of such a router allows users to fine-tune settings including signal strength and security without the need to wait for Netgear to add those features themselves. Features of the WGR614L include VPN and WEP support, WPA and WP2 security; and Wi-Fi Protected Security. You get a quartet of Ethernet connections just in case there's someone in the vicinity who has yet to jump onto the Wi-Fi bandwagon. The Netgear WGR614L is relatively affordable at just $69.