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Wi-Fi Alliance aims to improve public hotspots

03/22/2011, Don’t you just hate it when every time you go to a different shop or public area; you have to enter different logins just to connect to the public network? Well, the Wi-Fi Alliance has just announced a new certification program that will make things...

Art takes on a modern look with Wi-Fi painting

03/02/2011, To ‘paint’ using nothing but Wi-Fi connections? That doesn’t really make much sense, does it? Well, apparently things might be looking up in the alternative future of artwork thanks to this particular project that explores the invisible...

Wi-Fi Direct increases interconnectivity between devices

10/25/2010, It is always nice to have all of your devices talking to one another via a single, universal standard, and Wi-Fi Direct could be just the ticket as it gets certified in due time. Imagine taking a closer step towards a truly wireless lifestyle, be it...

China Unicom to offer Wi-Fi iPhones

08/06/2010, China Unicom achieves a first from next week onwards with the release of a Wi-Fi-enabled iPhone 3GS – making it the first of its kind in that part of the world, and that alone has also made rumors of the new iPhone 4 smartphone being offered as...

Halo Bicycle Lock has Wi-Fi connection

07/08/2010, If you tend to get around town on just two wheels and a whole lot of pedal power, chances are you hang out with a similar group of friends as well who don’t mind sweating it out a bit just to do their bit for the environment when traveling. Well,...

Alaska Airlines offers Wi-Fi across all routes

02/25/2010, Alaska Airlines goes one up on its rivals in the near future, allowing you to enjoy Wi-Fi connectivity aboard all their flights, regardless of the bird which you’re assigned to. This is made possible thanks to their collaboration with...

Free In-flight Wi-fi on Virgin America by Google

11/19/2009, Yesterday, I was invited by Virgin America to the opening flight San Francisco-Fort Lauderdale and I tested the free in-flight wi-fi, courtesy of Google during the Holiday season (ends January 15th, sigh). It worked very well: the login time is very fast...

Yahoo offers free Wi-Fi as well

11/10/2009, Google’s bitter rival, Yahoo, does not want to be left behind in the free Wi-Fi game by offering such a service to New York’s Times Square sometime next year. According to a Yahoo blog post, “While Yahoo! is the place where your world...