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Need good router for Mac

I am setting up a new MacBook, but the wireless modem no longer works in my PC, so the Mac and a Cannon Pixima 620 and maybe an xbox 360 will be the network. What router should I buy. My D-Link WBR 2310 will not work- I've spent 6 hours on it, and don't want to drop $80 and spend another 6 hours on a router that won't play with Macs.

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The mac wireless is called airport

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