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You're mixing 'questions about consumer grade devices and home networking' with 'requests for product recommendations' in your examples. The latter is off topic for any network, consumer or professional. Other than that, 'network engineering' is a term commonly used for professional networking, not for home networking. There's a clear help text explaining ...


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The site name is not "Networking". The "Engineering" in the name implies it is for professionals. There is no real engineering in home networking. There are several SE sites for professionals, such as Server Fault where the names really do not imply professional, and that is why SE has a Tour, a What topics can I ask about here?, etc. ...


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