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1 hr ago | Lifehacker

Hotel WiFi Test Ranks Hotels by Wi-Fi Speed and Quality

For many of us, decent Wi-Fi ranks right up there with location and price when it comes to choosing a hotel.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

5 hrs ago |

By The Numbers: How Apple's Product Cycles Affect Warranty Charges

's warranty accruals have a large impact on the company's gross margin and profitability.


Related Topix: Numbers, iPod touchiPad App, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Over, Apple, Startups, iPhone

9 hrs ago | Emmy Advanced Media

Congress Makes Phone Unlocking Legal in the U.S.

Consumers in the US should soon be able to legally unlock their phones for use on other wireless networks.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Inquirer

Festival tech: Leading the charge

AS YOU REJOIN our story, we've reached the Glastonbury Festival in Somerset. The tent is pitched and it's time to start experimenting with the various gadgets and gizmos that have started to embellish "getting away from it all".


Related Topix: Gadgets, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology


Amazon Fire Phone teardown: You might be sending this one back for repairs

Hoping to poke around in an Fire Phone? According to a teardown from iFixit, there's a security sticker that'll tip Amazon off that you've voided your warranty.


Related Topix: Cameras, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth

RF Globalnet

Comparison of Indoor Propagation Modeling of WiFi Coverage Using Wireless InSite and Measurements

Modeling radio frequency transmission coverage in complex indoor environments requires high-fidelity 3D models and advanced electromagnetic calculations.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology, Computers

Business Journal

InMotion Wireless lands Boston-area rail system Wi-Fi contract

A new Wi-Fi system will be installed by Inmotion throughout the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's network of 14 commuter rail lines.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Elmhurst, IL


IoT inspires new components for energy, wireless

The expected boom in demand for small, often isolated devices in the Internet of Things is driving developers to craft new types of components.


Related Topix: CPU, Emerging Technology


McIntosh, Sonus Faber, and Wadia Choose DTS Play-Fi Wireless Audio Ecosystem

DTS, Inc. , a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio enhancement technologies, today announced that the McIntosh, Sonus Faber, and Wadia brands are the latest to join the DTS Play-Fi ecosystem via a collaboration with Fine Sounds Group, a leading provider of premium audio systems and speaker products to the CE market.


Related Topix: Media, Digital Theater Systems, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Kerr & Wagstaffe Obtains Patent Trial Victory in East Texas Wi-Fi Litigation

Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP achieved a major trial victory for Australia's national science agency, the Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organisation , in a patent infringement case concerning CSIRO's foundational Wi-Fi patent that underlies the Following a bench trial earlier this year in which Kerr & Wagstaffe attorney Michael Ng served as ... (more)


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Texas, Inventions

Faster WiFi Coming to MBTA Commuter Rail Trains

A faster, state-of-the-art WiFi system is coming to the MBTA's commuter rail trains at no cost, the agency announced on Thursday morning.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology

Dallas Observer

Ten Changes to the 2014 Gathering of the Juggalos After Its Move from Illinois to Ohio

After a seven-year stint at Cave-In-Rock, Illinois, the Gathering of the Juggalos moves this year to Legend Valley Campground in Thornville, Ohio.


Related Topix: Thornville, OH, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing

DVDCreation Reviews

AT&T 4G LTE Available in Mankato & North Mankato

As Part of AT&T's Project VIP Investment, Customers to Benefit From Nation's Most Reliable 4G LTE Network on the Latest Devices MANKATO, Minn., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T * has turned on the nation's most reliable 4G LTE network** in Mankato and North Mankato, bringing customers the latest generation of wireless network technology.


Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, Mankato, MN, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

Myrtle Beach Online

Nokia profits rise after sale of handset division

The Finnish company said its second-quarter profit rose 20 percent to 213 million euros on the back of improved profitability of its key networks unit.


Related Topix: Telecom, Nokia, Emerging Technology, Business News

The Washington Post

Nokia Q2 profit up 20 percent to $285 million

Telecommunications and wireless equipment maker Nokia Corp. says second-quarter profit rose 20 percent to 213 million euros on the back of improved profitability of its key networks unit.


Related Topix: Telecom, Nokia, Cellphones, World News


Samsung launches wireless access points with built-in security

The Samsung Smart WLAN Security AP has a built-in sensor with its own security algorithm that prevent wireless hacking and unauthorized tethering five times faster than its predecessors in the market, the company said.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Science, Computer Science

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Business Journal

AT&T wireless subscribers soar but second quarter profits slide

AT&T added more than 1 million monthly wireless subscribers from April to June, but still missed earnings and revenue estimates as competition in the wireless industry continues to escalate.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Emerging Technology

SkyBell WiFi Doorbell hands-on: HomeKit's digital doorman

Your doorbell isn't smart enough, and SkyBell wants to change that: a hockey puck scale upgrade to the traditional push-button that delivers motion-triggered video direct to your phone.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Home Automation


U.S. to Internet providers: We are watching your speed promises

U.S. communications regulators on Wednesday reminded Internet service providers to promise consumers only the speed and quality of service that they actually deliver, or face penalties.


Related Topix: Internet Service Providers, Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Emerging Technology, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Detroit Free Press

GM rolls out 2015 vehicles with wireless hotspots

Now that General Motors has become the first major automaker to sell vehicles with wireless Internet access, the true test starts: How well will it work? Phil Abram, GM chief infotainment officer, said today the automaker conducted 'extensive testing' with service provider AT&T to ensure the new 4G LTE-equipped vehicles work seamlessly.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Chevrolet Malibu, Hybrid, Sedan, Chevrolet, Coupe, Buick Regal, Buick


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