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3 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

Patients to get free browsing at Oxford hospitals

HOSPITAL patients will now be able to make the most of their tablets and smartphones after the launch of a new free guest wifi service.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Light Reading

NTT DoCoMo, Huawei Prove LTE-U Works

Giant Japenese operator NTT DoCoMo has completed a trial with Huawei that provides support for running LTE in unlicensed spectrum as a way to offload wireless data in congested areas.


Related Topix: Wireless, Telecom, NTT DoCoMo, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Product Management


Study disputes predictions of coming spectrum crunch

Widely accepted projections of a shortage of mobile spectrum may not be as dire as many analysts in the mobile and tech sectors are making it out to be, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, University of Southern California, Business News, Federal Communications Commission


Firechat's new update makes it easier for Burners to chat their friends in the WiFi-less desert

FireChat's - the group chatting application that works without cell service - latest version is out just in time for this year's Burning Man.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Marketing, Cellphones

Now surfing: Free WiFi service launched at downtown MRT stations

City Hall, Orchard and Raffles Place are the first stations to have free WiFi, and the service will progressively introduced at the train platforms of all North-East Line stations, and 12 other MRT stations.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, World News, Indonesia


ZigBee Killer

ZigBee already offers mesh capability. The limit of BTLE, so far, were lower number of MAX connections to a node and limited range.


Related Topix: Computer Security, Wireless, Emerging Technology

Network World

Is WiFi killing us ... slowly?

What would it take to get you to stop using cellphones and WiFi completely? How about your kids getting cancer? What would it take to get you to not use WiFi? I don't mean simply not connecting to it, I mean not having WiFi switched on.


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Family, Kids

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Why AT&T Should Get Better

AT&T has become the leading service provider in 4G LTE, WIFI, high speed internet, TV and voice and cloud based services.


Related Topix: AT&T, Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Directv, Cable & Satellite, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Yes 4G Offers Intel-Powered Acer Iconia One 7 Tablet for FREE

Acer Iconia One 7 tablet is first available in Malaysia through Yes 4G. The Intel-powered tablet is FREE with Yes 4G postpaid plan for early bird promotion starting on 28 August 2014.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Science / Technology, Marketing


LTE in Wi-Fi spectrum shows great potential, says NTT DoCoMo

In the hunt for new ways to handle growing data volumes, NTT DoCoMo and Huawei Technologies have demonstrated that LTE can be deployed over 5GHz, which today is used for Wi-Fi networks.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology


Comcast Brings TV Over Wi-Fi To Colleges

Comcast today announced the launch of a new service called Xfinity on Campus which is aimed at college students across the country.


Related Topix: Universal Studios, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Science / Technology, Drexel University, Bridgewater College, Lasell College

KXLY-TV Spokane

Traffic lights are dangerously easy to hack

Anyone with a radio hooked up to a laptop can wreck havoc by remotely changing lights at will -- or by shutting them all down.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology


Six ways to improve your Wi-Fi network

Wi-Fi routers are not easy to place. Although they may seem unsightly with their blinking lights, the best place for them may not be behind the TV or inside a cabinet out of sight.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

How to fix an Irish printer and other tricks of the trade

These days, office technology is moving toward the cloud and software-as-a-service.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Science / Technology


Aruba Networks Leads Industry with First Microsoft Lync Qualified 802.11ac Wi-Fi Solution

Aruba Networks, Inc. today announced that its indoor and outdoor enterprise 802.11ac Wi-Fi access points are the first in the industry to be qualified under the Microsoft Lync Server Wi-Fi qualification program.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Aruba Networks, Startups, Azalea Networks, Avenda Systems

Mini-city's high speed hook-up

A new "mini-city" the size of Cape Town's City Bowl is about to be connected to the world of information with a super-fast fibre-optic network, delivering some of the fastest connectivity speeds on the continent.


Related Topix: World News, South Africa, 9, Science / Technology

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Telegraph

Net profit: Govt mulls Wi-Fi service

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 20: Nearly 2.5 lakh Internet users will benefit as the state government is going to provide wireless fidelity service in the city.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless


Village to host new wi-fi zone

The centre of Brora in Sutherland is to become an open access wi-fi zone in a pilot project supported by Highlands and Islands Enterprise .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless

Customer Interaction Solutions

Garmin Introduces Its First Androida -Based Fleet Navigators

Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. , the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the fleetTM 660 and 670, two new fleet navigators that combine the simplicity of Garmin navigation with the unique customization options of .


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Garmin, Telecom, Webs, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, Science / Technology


Fifth Surface Pro 3 patch in two months still doesn't address the big problems

Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more A mismanaged IP space can cripple an otherwise healthy network.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


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