Over the past few days, Google Maps for both Android, i […]
QR Scanner+ gets another update (version 3.10.6) with cool new features, which makes using QR code content even easier. Wi-Fi If you have scanned a QR code with Wi-Fi login data before, then you needed to copy the password (1), leave the scanner app (2), open the Windows device Wi-Fi settings (3), search the SSID of the router […]
Your home Wi-Fi router has served you well over the years, but a lot of progress has been made since you purchased it. More modern routers take the same internet signal you have now but they broadcast it much further at faster speeds. Show More Summary
The new version of Linksys' Smart Wi-Fi app not only looks sleeker, but our hands-on testing found that it can keep an eye on your network and alert you if there's a problem.
New York's new LinkNYC program is beginning to replace defunct pay phones with new, ad-supported high-tech kiosks New Yorkers have started to see them pop up around Manhattan and the Bronx, but if the creators of the LinkNYC high-tech...Show More Summary
Another Comic-Con has come and gone, except this year, there wasn't any Wi-Fi. Nevertheless, your trustworthy Vulture correspondents were there to scope out the fest, and we've returned with hard-earned insight. Who's coming out of the convention with momentum? Who's got some work to do? And what exactly is an ... More »
An update to Google Maps is rolling out to select Android users. New features involve a wi-fi only mode, and notifications about mass transit delays. The post Google Maps Updated for Android: Wi-Fi Only Mode, Mass Transit Delay Notifications by @SouthernSEJ appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Better known for its DVD and Blu-ray rental kiosks, Redbox is reportedly braving a second foray into online streaming. Google, meanwhile, is rolling out a new "Wi-Fi only" option for data-conscious users of its Maps mobile app.
Following through on its pledge from earlier this year, Ford has announced its entire 2017 line of cars, SUVs, light trucks and electric vehicles will offer Apple CarPlay, with future, over-the-air updates via Wi-Fi to keep it up-to-date with the latest technology. Show More Summary
It's a lot closer than you think. Dutch designer Richard Vijgen has long been fascinated by the unseen structure of the Internet. His last app, Architecture of Sound, let people discover the Wi-Fi signals, overhead satellites, GPS units, and other radio waves that surround them. Read Full Story
If you're frustrated with the performance of your home Wi-Fi network, we're about to change your life. You don't need one of these fancy new multi-router systems companies are now launching for $400, $500 or even more in order to blanket your home with lightning-fast Wi-Fi. Show More Summary
In the near future (or now, if you’re lucky) Google Maps will be able to let you know when there’s a major slowdown on your local public transit. You can also force Google Maps to only use data when you have Wi-Fi. Read more...
What is it with company's using descriptive terms for their products that don't really match what you are getting? Internet flatrates that limit the amount of data that you may transfer, anyone? Google rolls out an update for the Google Maps application on Android currently that brings improved offline access capabilities to the mapping app. Show More Summary
Watch Facebook's Aquila Wi-Fi drone complete its first flight.
After Marvel talked about Black Panther and showed off a funny Thor: Ragnarok clip that we probably won’t get to see, Comic-Con’s Hall H filled with smoke and an elaborate holographic light show was projected onto everything. It mayShow More Summary
I can’t count the number of times I’ve been trying to log in to a local wi-fi network, just to find that every available network is either locked down or requires me to pay for a day of access. And the chief company that manages these hotspots is Boingo. Show More Summary
Formerly known as Hemingwrite, this minimal device for writers offers a Cherry MX mechanical keyboard, a basic word processor, and displays your words on its front-lit E-ink display. It stores a million pages, or Wi-Fi syncs docs to email or the cloud. Ships 9/16.
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, here are two great deals we stumbled on this morning, starting with a 300W Power Inverter that will let you charge your laptop while inside your car! –Maxboost 300W Power Inverter Dual 110V ACShow More Summary
Don’t want to dole out your phone number to everyone on the planet? Clue into a lifetime subscription for Hushed. It’s an app that lets you make anonymous calls and send texts via a second number. The app utilizes the Wi-Fi network you’re connected to, or your data so that there’s no need to sign up for another phone contract. Show More Summary