Summary: Consider whether free Wi-Fi access to the Internet isn’t becoming a factor in public relations. That thought occurred at a McDonalds the other day when the staffers were wearing headsets to talk to each other, but customers couldn’t access the Internet (other than by paying telephone charges) while enjoying their meals. Show More Summary
Microsoft is rebutting claims that an upcoming Windows 10 feature could leak your Wi-Fi password to strangers. A new feature on Windows 10 called Wi-Fi Sense allows your Outlook, Skype and Facebook contacts to automatically access your Wi-Fi network. Show More Summary
Earlier last month, we reported about Microsoft Wi-Fi – the company’s upcoming service that will allow users to enjoy hassle-free internet around the world. The service will have coverage at over 10 million hotspots across 130 countries, including airports, hotels, restaurants, and other public spaces. The service is expected to have apps for Windows Phone, […]
Cuba launches 1st public Wi-Fi hotspots on Havana avenue HAVANA (AP) — Cuban authorities have launched public Wi-Fi hotspots along an avenue that is the heart of the capital's cultural and social life.
Wi-Fi Allows You to Control and View What You’re Shooting with Smart Phone Everyday is a good day when you’re out hunting, so start capturing some of those adventures with the Midland® XTC450VP Wi-Fi HD Wearable Action Camera. The easy...Show More Summary
Lodge in nature without sacrificing comfort. > Treehouse Point B&B (Fall City, Washington) Backdrop: The western foothills of the Cascade Mountains, beside the Raging River. Best for: Couples seeking lofty hideaways and Wi-Fi–free nights. Show More Summary
A tiny device provides an extra layer of defense which can keep the online activities of journalists, activists and criminals hidden.
Not all light bulbs are alike. Some have smart home features, others are energy sippers. Some can be controlled by Wi-Fi, and others change colors. This week, we want to know which ones you think are the best, or are on your smart home wishlist. Read more...
The Apple Watch has just started selling in stores, after its online launch in April, but new reports are already detailing Apple’s plans for the second-generation device. DON’T MISS: New Device Provides Secure and Anonymous Wi-Fi With...Show More Summary
Next month during the Def Con hacker conference in Las Vegas, security researcher Ben Caudill will unveil a potentially game changing device called a ProxyHam. Without question, the promise of ProxyHam should leave proponents of Internet privacy and anonymity beyond excited. Show More Summary
Confronting the inefficiencies of Wi-Fi networks is one item that need to be smoothed out, and sharing APs seems like too good an idea to not be used.
Movies, TV shows, music and even your own notes can become unavailable as soon as soon as a cell signal drops or you enter a Wi-Fi dead zone. Fortunately, a host of software and services can help you enjoy and use content that usually lives online even when the cloud gets blown away.
The plan is expected to create millions of jobs
Tired of slow, balky internet at LAX? Take heart. Los Angeles International Airport will soon install a $1.5-million system that should boost free speeds significantly. Travelers should find it easier to surf the Web in the terminals, a relief to those who have suffered through slow connections....
New Internet regs will require cafés, hotels to log device owner data.
Image: Benjamin Caudill It’s hard to be anonymous online. You can use Tor, the anonymizing tool originally funded by the US Navy. But even Tor isn’t bulletproof, as there are various ways spies can still identify you. You can use a Virtual Private Network (VPN), but some of them keep logs of customers that can be given away if they get a subpoena. Show More Summary
In today’s iLounge Deal we’re offering the IDrive 1TB Wi-Fi Drive & 1TB Cloud Backup Bundle for only $84.99 – that’s 46% off the regular price. With an iDrive Wi-Fi 1TB wireless hard drive and a one-year subscription to 1TB of cloud-based...Show More Summary
For more than a decade we've noted that while there's no hard scientific evidence proving that Wi-Fi is a health hazard, that hasn't stopped an endless parade of folks from declaring war on the humble technology. Numerous schools have...Show More Summary
This article was authored by Dylan Bushell-Embling, and was originally posted on telecomasia.net. Australia's Telstra has commercially launched its nationwide Wi-Fi network, Telstra Air, and is now allowing broadband customers to join up to the service.... [visit site to read more]
Being able to quickly jump from one Wi-Fi network to another is an essential skill for modern life — especially if you’re out and about and trying to get the strongest signal possible. Here’s a tip you might not have picked up if you’ve just upgraded to the latest version of Android Lollipop, and the feature is built right into the OS. More »