Add to MyYahoo RSS

Wi-Fi News

News on Wi-Fi continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | CNet News

Broadcom, Quantenna Aim for Faster WiFi

The companies are developing silicon solutions that will speed up wireless networks to handle the onslaught of data growth and video.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Wireless, Science / Technology, Quantenna, CPU

6 hrs ago | Daily Wireless

Quantenna: 8X8 MIMO WiFi

Quantenna Communications , a high-performance Wi-Fi chipmaker, today announced that it is developing an 8 8 MIMO architecture with adaptive beamforming that promises significantly higher throughput.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Quantenna

8 hrs ago | Daily Wireless

Ruckus Announces Cloud-Based WiFi Services

Ruckus Wireless today unveiled a Cloud-based Smart Wi-Fi Access Management Service that gives organizations the power to manage and monetize Wi-Fi services from a 'point-and-click' Cloud-based portal.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Ruckus Wireless

9 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

This screen shot shows the home screen of a phone running the Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

Before, voice search lacked the natural language interactions of Apple's Siri and Google Now.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Science / Technology, iPod touch App, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

9 hrs ago | Peace Arch News

Free WiFi motion approved for Vancouver's parks and beaches

Vancouver's Park Board has approved a motion to put free public WiFi into the city's parks and beaches, and a timeline and budget for the implementation will be developed by park board staff and the city's chief digital officer .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless

9 hrs ago | The Gadgeteer

Amazon Fire TV review

Three years ago, Janet and I posted a dual review of two of Roku's latest video streaming devices at that time, and we've been using those devices ever since.


Related Topix: Netflix, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Ipad, Science / Technology, Startups, Apple, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Electronics

13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

- RDA Microelectronics Announces Sampling of WiFi Combo Chip With GPS for Mobile Applications

RDA Microelectronics, Inc. , a fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets wireless systems-on-chip and radio-frequency semiconductors for cellular, connectivity and broadcast applications, today announced sampling of its RDA5992 SoC solution integrating WiFi, Bluetooth and FM with a GPS receiver for mobile applications.


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Readers Digest Associates, Publishing, Media, Science / Technology, GPS, Bluetooth, CPU

14 hrs ago | Engadget

The Gramofon is a streaming music hub that'll also extend your WiFi

Recognizing that there's no shortage of set-top boxes and smart speakers capable of streaming music around your home, global WiFi provider Fon has decided it wants to do things a little differently.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Wireless, Science / Technology, Speakers

14 hrs ago | The Daily Star


When mobile operators are providing 3G at a competitive rate, it's high time we review some 3G USB modem, right? OK, if that's what you want, that's what you get.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Wireless, Science / Technology

16 hrs ago | BBC News

Spain's social wi-fi tycoon

Nine years ago, Martin Varsavsky unveiled what sounded like a barmy idea - getting people to plug in a piece of kit to their home router and share their wi-fi with anyone who happened to be passing by.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Sprint Nextel, Fon, Telecom, WebMD, Spotify, Startups, Facebook

16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

ACKme Networks Releases First Product in Family of Complete Wireless Connectivity Solutions

ACKme Networks, a provider of intelligent wireless products and embedded modules, with offices in Silicon Valley and Sydney, Australia has released its first product, the AMW004 "Wallaby" cloud-connected Wi-Fi module for seamless connection of devices to the "Internet of Things" .


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Beceem, Startups, Dune Networks, Broadcom

17 hrs ago |

Jim Ellis Automotive goes with Comcast

With 14 car dealerships and employing over 900 employees from the Atlanta area, the Jim Ellis Automotive Group is known for it's fair prices and customer service all over the Atlanta Metro area.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Science / Technology

18 hrs ago | Phone Scoop

LG Updates Pair of Phones for Verizon

Verizon Wireless has added two refreshed LG handsets to its lineup of inexpensive phones.


Related Topix: Cameras, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Bluetooth

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Five ways to protect your family online

Whilst we all go about our lives aware of external danger and ensuring the best security to keep such danger at bay, we can be apathetic about the threats that lurk online.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless, Social Software

Cellular News

Old US Spy Planes to Act as Flying Wi-Fi Hotspots

The US military is considering reusing its old military spy planes to deliver Wi Fi hotspots to conflict areas for its own communications.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Guard your tax papers, an identity thief can steal them

If criminals intercept just one 16A form -- or if they dupe someone into providing that information -- they gain enough information that can be used for identity theft, notes Mohan Jayaraman.


Related Topix: Tax, Science / Technology

iPad, iPod touch big deals, plus new iPhone 6 leak

The iPad Air, Apple's current version of the iPad, is priced at Apple retail and online stores at $499.00.


Related Topix: Target, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Starbucks, iPhone, Apple, Startups, Science / Technology


Apple Staffer Shamed By Judge For Using iPhone In Court

Apple and Samsung are at it once again. The second patent infringement trial has commenced, with Apple claiming north of $2 billion in damages .


Related Topix: iPhone, Science / Technology, Cellphones, Gadgets


Pentagon eyes drone wi-fi hotspots

The move is similar to Facebook's initiative to bring the world online with blanket wi-fi, but some critics fear the drones will compromise security.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Smartphone makers bend for carriers: who benefits?

It's not difficult to see the reasons why the smartphone manufacturers of the world still play second fiddle to the mobile carriers they work with.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


Wi-Fi Jobs