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2 hrs ago | Network World

How to find the hotels, beaches and airports with the best Wi-Fi

Hotel chains like the Radisson, Hilton, and Doubletree usually end up near the top of the list of approved places to stay for business trips.


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

2 hrs ago | BetaNews

Apple launches faster MacBook Pro with Retina display lineup

Apple has updated its MacBook Pro with Retina display lineup with faster processors across the board and more RAM in the base 13.3-inch and 15.4-inch models, that kick off at $1,299 and $1,999, respectively.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Intel, Emerging Technology

6 hrs ago | CIO

Using Instagram on public Wi-Fi poses risk of an account hijack, researcher

A configuration problem in Facebook's popular Instagram application for Apple devices could allow a hacker to hijack a person's account if they're both on the same public Wi-Fi network.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Computer Security, Twitter

6 hrs ago | Wireless Design Online

LG Innotek Develops Bluetooth Smart Module That Carries Little Or No...

Based on the multiple award-winning Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 SoC, the LG 4403 Bluetooth Smart system-in-package module measures just 5.3 x 4.7 x 1.0mm and so is small enough to fit into any current or next generation smartphone, tablet, or computer appcessory or sensor no matter how miniaturized Ultra low power RF specialist Nordic ... (more)


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, Computers, CPU, Science / Technology, Obsidian Software, Computer-Aided Design, Manufacturing and Engineering, Software

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Windows Phone users -- put down those cheeseburgers and pick up a Fitbit

Being a tech enthusiast is usually synonymous with being out of shape. Thinking back to the movie Revenge of the Nerds, it was clear that computer users were weaklings.


Related Topix: iPhone, PC, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth

The Montreal Gazette

Rules for wireless auction could mean small carriers will bulk up

Ottawa set out the rules Monday for its upcoming auction of wireless spectrum, and some of them could make it relatively cheap for Canada's smaller carriers to upgrade the speed and features of their networks.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Emerging Technology


Qualcomm planting seeds for 4K video, silicon brains in mobile devices

Smarter contextual awareness, 4K video and augmented reality are just some of the new technologies that will be offered by smartphones and tablets over the next year or so, according to Qualcomm's product blueprints.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, CPU, Emerging Technology, Cameras

Tom's Hardware

Verizon Wireless Throttling Unlimited 4G Data Hogs

On Friday, Verizon Wireless stated that beginning October 1, it plans to throttle the speed of a specific group of 4G LTE customers with unlimited data plans.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology


Gogo Helps Launch "Delta Studio" with Delta Air Lines

The new wireless in-flight entertainment product will offer passengers a variety of television shows and movies that will be streamed wirelessly to passengers' own Wi-Fi enabled devices.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Laptops/Notebooks, American Airlines, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, United Airlines, Twitter, iPhone

Business Journal

Borges Architectural Group makes connections with Levi's Stadium

Borges Architectural Group in Roseville designed the wireless communications for Levi's Stadium, which is now the most connected sports facility in the country.


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


PantryChic's Bluetooth ingredient dispenser is for lazy, type-A bakers

Earlier this summer, we showed you a smart kitchen scale that worked with an iPad app to make sure you were adding the right amount of each ingredient to your recipe.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, Life, Food, Recipes, Gadgets

KRVN-AM Lexington

Greyhound Bus Fleet Revamps, But Can a 100-Year-Old Dog Learn New Tricks?

Riding the bus is cool. Or, at least, that's what Greyhound, the country's largest intercity bus transportation provider, is on a mission to prove.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology

iPhone 6 NFC tipped plus high-speed WiFi

The iPhone 6 gets nearer and the leaks come faster, with new specifications - including the long-anticipated arrival of NFC - teased for Apple's future flagship thanks to some freshly exposed components.


Related Topix: iPhone, Emerging Technology, Apple, Startups


First Look: Plantronics BackBeat Fit Bluetooth Wireless Headphones

Plantronics, the makers of our favorite Bluetooth earbuds to date, are back with BackBeat Fit , a pair of wireless sport headphones.


Related Topix: Headphones, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth

The Gadgeteer

This tiny Bluetooth speaker is big on design and features

The EDGE Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker and Handsfree Speakerphone is a tiny little cube that's only 2.6" on a side, but it's loaded with functionality.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Bluetooth

Cool Tools

Panda Ultra Wifi 1540Mbps Wireless N 2.4Ghz Adapter

Why would you need a WiFi adapter for your laptop, when one is built in? Well, the built in one might be broken, or only support an older standard.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Cameras

Cellular News

French Regulator to Consult on the use of Unlicensed Radio Spectrum

The French telecoms regulator, Arcep has opened a consultation on the use of unlicensed radio spectrum in the country, chiefly the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Electronic Engineering Times Asia

Geotracking system touts long-range capability

A geotracking system developed by start-up company Iotera possesses long-range power, which can potentially change the way people, animals, and devices are located across cities.


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


There are many paths to a smart home. And that's the problem.

People always ask me where they can buy a smart home. The answer shows how far the industry needs to come if it wants to serve mainstream consumers.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines

The Times of India

Soon, Wi-Fi services in urban areas, universities

BJP's poll agenda included creating "islands" where Wi-Fi connectivity will be made available to expedite the e-governance across the broad, particularly in urban areas.


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


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