Working on it right now!
No, you do not. You should have received an email. Let us know if you cannot see it (again, check spam / Promotions folders etc)
Literally touched nothing in the speeds area. So if you had high speeds before, it could just be your ISP. Check again and if it's still not where you expect it to be, follow this guide: http://support.netduma.com/en/support/solutions/articles/16000076586-dumaos-optimal-settings-guide-speeds
Yes you can, so long as you are on 1.03.6 (which you are)
Ok, we will make a topic today explaining each metric. But you can also click on the '?' icon in the corner of the panel for a bit more information
We're calling it 'v2' because compared to the original R1 it is far more effective. But in your DumaOS - it is shown as 'Ping Assist' (which you can find in the Options Menu for Geo-Filter Map
Understand your frustration but I'm very confident you will be on this journey - NETGEAR will announce more soon when they can
NETGEAR will announce when they can - and major upgrades are usually pushed automatically but you can also check here: https://www.netgear.com/support/product/XR500.aspx#download