The wi-fi enabled glasses were previously only available through pop-up vending machines.
Whenever you go online, you’re vulnerable to all sorts of online hazards and headaches. That makes the new portable encryption hub at the Cult of Mac Store a must see. It’s just one of the awesome new deals we’ve got this week, which also includes what amounts to an IP cloaking device in the form […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
While in-flight calls using cellular networks remain off-limits, carriers may set their own policy concerning Wi-Fi enabled calls through mediums like Skype or FaceTime. The DOT is considering whether airlines must disclose at time of purchase whether or not these types of calls are allowed, similar to mandatory baggage fee disclosures. Show More Summary
Home Wi-Fi solutions keep getting better and better, and the latest trend in home internet is mesh networking kits. These next-generation router and extender combinations provide much better coverage with fewer dead spots, but they're also very expensive compared to conventional routers. Show More Summary
You know how the saying goes: Keep your friends close unless those friends are Wi-Fi connected dolls, in which case you might want to destroy them. A German government watchdog is urging parents to be on high alert for an unconventional...Show More Summary
Our world is becoming 100% connected, with continuous connectivity a basic commodity. Connectivity 'dark spots' are becoming fewer and smaller, and as such they stand out to customers as poor user experience. One of the major remaining dark spot envi…
Your wi-fi is bad. Not the internet itself. Your internet is fine. It’s your wi-fi that leaves you weeping as it cuts off the minute you try to browse from the toilet, or walk down the stairs, or lean just one particular way on your bed. Some part of you has known, for a while, that you need to upgrade your router so… Read more...
Bjarne Larsen can no longer use his Time Capsule because of a work-required router on his home network that blocks Time Capsule over Wi-Fi. He’d like to turn it into a networked drive via ethernet instead. However, even though he’s using...Show More Summary
Thinking about charging your device from a public outlet? Think again. Drew Paik, founder of security firm Authentic8, told CNN that hackers access phones from public outlets and wi-fi via a technique called “juice jacking.” It works because your USB cable is designed to transmit data, even when you might not want it to. Show More Summary
Available to the Velop Wi-Fi system and routers in Max-Stream and WRT series, Linksys' Alexa skills include three handy voice commands.
Are you wondering if your home internet network is really running at the speeds you are paying for? Here's how to find out.
Passengers on two suburban railway ('S-Bahn') lines in the Stuttgart region can now enjoy free WLAN and a dedicated S-Bahn portal. This testing phase was launched in January for a period of six months, after which a decision will be taken as to wheth…
Note: This review is based on the performance of the Amplifi HD with Mac clients. If you’d like to read a version with analysis based on performance with Windows clients, follow this link. Ubiquiti Labs is a relatively new player in the consumer router market, but it’s no babe in the woods. Show More Summary
After some early controversy, the LinkNYC project is gaining a foothold. The installation of Wi-Fi kiosks across the city—582 and counting—has attracted more and more users during the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Travelling soon? You might be able to enjoy your favourite #content at 35,000 feet. On Wednesday, Qantas announced it would be offering Foxtel, Netflix and Spotify on all Wi-Fi enabled flights. Airplane Wi-Fi does not have best reputation...Show More Summary
From next month, Qantas will start offering a brace of in-flight streaming entertainment options that go beyond the Qantas Airways app. Foxtel, Netflix and Spotify will all be added to Wi-Fi enabled domestic flights. Here are the details. More »
Wi-fi enabled domestic Qantas flights are getting some pretty sweet entertainment options later this month - Foxtel, Netflix and Spotify, to be exact - with the rest of the fleet to follow suit "from mid-2017". More »
T-Mobile has a plan to keep its LTE speed crown, and it involves Wi-Fi (sort of). During its fourth quarter earnings call this week, T-Mobile's CTO Neville Ray brought up something that the company has been working on since 2015: LTA-U,...Show More Summary