Olympus has announced the PEN E-PL7, refreshing its entry-level mirrorless line. It offers a 16MP CMOS sensor, 3-axis image stabilization system borrowed from the OM-D E-M10, 8 fps continuous shooting and built-in Wi-Fi. Not forgetting...Show More Summary
A doctoral student does the math on where his Wi-Fi is, and isn't.
15 Hilarious Wi-Fi Network Names Wi-Fi is one of life’s greatest little pleasures that fuels hilariously petty feuds between neighbors who rather be anonymously passive aggressive on the internet than proactive. Hit the jump for the funniest, craziest and most
New research enables chips without power sources to communicate by reflecting signals from Wi-Fi routers
HIYO, totally thought that dude's finger was a pecker at first. Because what man hasn't dreamed of sporting a BlueTooth and Wi-Fi connected ring around their wiener, this is the Bondara SexFit penis ring sexual performance evaluator....Show More Summary
It’s not the Jetsons yet, but we’re getting close. Chevrolet has announced that they will become the first automotive company to bring 4G LTE Wi-Fi into their cars, trucks and crossover vehicles. If you’re a techie or Internet junkie like me and my family, then you’re literally foaming at the mouth and thinking of all Keep Reading ?
Opera has added a useful feature to its Opera Mini browser for Android — now you can set your large downloads to start only when you’re connected to Wi-Fi. Opera Mini now detects if you are downloading a file larger than 15MB and will ask if you want to download it immediately or wait until you’re on Wi-Fi. Show More Summary
Eyefi, the company that lets you pop a Wi-Fi enabled SD card into a traditional DSLR camera, has built an If This Then That integration that will make it easier to dictate how and where photos are shared. Pics taken from the DSLR get sent to […] Photographers rejoice, Eyefi gets IFTTT integration originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
You can monitor your home in many ways, but few ways give you the options of simplicam. Powered by Closeli, simplicam is the first and only home monitoring Wi-Fi solution that includes face detection. That means you’ll only get alerts when someone’s in your home — and not when your cat runs through your living... Read More
802.11ac is into its second generation now, with several Wi-Fi router makers releasing a second iteration of the super-fast wireless standard that promises a big jump in transfer rates. Netgear’s Nighthawk X6 router improves on the model...Show More Summary
Guest Post: Expect to see plenty more Wi-Fi sponsorships over the next few years.
The high-end Nexus 9 tablet HTC is said to be making for Google this year is one step closer to launch, as documents found on Wi-Fi Alliance, the wireless certification site, have confirmed that such a device actually exists. FROM EARLIER:...Show More Summary
Hi Lifehacker, I’ve recently moved to a town in Queensland that has no available ports for ADSL in the nearest exchange. I’m paying too much for a Wi-Fi hotspot and am scared of using it as I’m charged for every MB over my miniscule data allowance. What other options are there? How long might I have to wait? More »
In Soshanguve, a township just north of Pretoria in South Africa, there was a small kiosk that sold fruit, cigarettes and snacks to passersby. The owner of the kiosk had recently installed Wi-Fi and, soon after, placed tables and chairs out front. Show More Summary
HTC hinted that it would get back into tablets this year, and there have been detailed rumors covering the effort. However, tangible evidence of that hardware has been hard to come by -- until now, that is. The Wi-Fi Alliance has certified the...
Between your home and corporate networks, from MiFis to Open Access Points and everything in between, keeping track of which network your mobile device is using and managing access to all these connectivity options is getting really tough these days. It doesn't have to be. Read more...
Instant replay feature for phones will drive use even higher in regular season.
Comcast on Thursday formally announced a new service that will let college students at seven universities stream live TV and video on-demand programming across their personal laptops, smartphones, and tablets while connected to campus Wi-Fi. Dubbed Xfinity On Campus, the service is included as part of each student’s room and board fees — which means... Read More
Comcast's newly announced program, Xfinity on Campus, lets college dorm dwellers watch almost 80 channels, as well as access Xfinity On Demand programming. But this isn't some lofty good will gesture—student loans and students' parents will still be footing the bill. Read more...