allowing remote network management, setting up guest networks, and pausing devices to keep the kiddies from staying up all night
Prepare to Obsess Over the Future of Home Wifi
Steven Levy

Nex-gen wifi paving the way for petty-tyrant hosts and new parental regimes. It may push early youth rebellion and subversion to go retro with flashlights under the covers and walkie-talkie connections with the kid down the street after “Light-and-data-out” time.