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Grandma Intends To Protect Home From Wi-Fi And Cellular Signals

10/24/2014, For many of us, not having a decent signal on our smartphones, or even being in a “dead zone” while the entire home has been set up to feature Wi-Fi connectivity is a nightmare, but for 72 year old grandmother Stefanie Russell, that would be heaven....

AT&T Has Plans For Wi-Fi Calling Capability n 2015

09/12/2014, It was not too long ago that T-Mobile showed off their Un-carrier 7.0 move, calling it “Wi-Fi Un-leashed”. That so happened to be an effort to have the maximum number of customers to actually route their voice calls as well as text messages over a...

Comcast Open Wi-Fi Hotspots Delivers Ads Into Browser

09/09/2014, Comcast has just ensured that users have one extremely good reason to make demands for an HTTPS connection when it comes to visiting other sites – for the simple fact that Comcast, an Internet service provider, has begun to include ads in its...

Scientist Uses Physics To Visually Map Out His WiFi Signal

09/01/2014, We’re sure many of you experience some frustration when you go to certain areas of your house, only to find that WiFi in that particular area is either very bad or non-existent at all. Some of you guys have probably figured out that the WiFi signal...

WarKitteh Cat Collar Will Scout For Wi-Fi Hackers

08/11/2014, It was at the end of last week that we brought you word on how a flaw in some of the more popular Wi-Fi routers that are out there in the market could reveal the password to anyone with adequate technical know how and a nefarious intention. Well, it looks...

Flaw In Wi-Fi Router Reveals Password

08/08/2014, It looks as though security issues on a computer network continue to be a bane for users, especially when you have up to 1.2 billion usernames and passwords compromised in a recent hacking incident. As for folks who think that they are safe from big time...

Wi-Fi Backscatter Delivers No-Power Wi-Fi Connectivity

08/07/2014, If there is one thing that modern day devices have to be worried about, it would be this – the issue of power, or rather, the lack of it during the most crucial of moments as Murphy’s Law kicks in. Engineers over at Washington University are...

London Buses Begin Free Wi-Fi Trials

08/06/2014, For those of us who happen to take the public transport to work and back, especially when seated on a bus, you would know that the ride can be quite an adventure every single day, since there will always be different people who would hop on board...

Network Rail Fine Could Fund Faster Wi-Fi On Trains

07/06/2014, It does seem as though we are unable to live without Wi-Fi hotspots in this day and age, never mind the fact that many of us already have some sort of data plan to go alongside our tablets and smartphones. Having said that, there is always no harm in...

Globalstar Sat-Fi Delivers A Hotspot Just About Where You Are

06/23/2014, I am quite sure that many of us are familiar with the existence of satellite phones, which are touted to be able to offer you a signal regardless of where you are in the world. The thing is, most of the time in the movies, satellite phones do not function...

Free Wi-Fi For Foreign Tourists In Japan

06/09/2014, Any foreign tourist who have gone to Japan before would know just what a clean country it is, not to mention having great customer service most of the time, never mind the fact that most folks there do not happen to be able to speak English. In terms of...

Inmarsat To Improve Inflight Wi-Fi Network

06/05/2014, I would like to think that UK satellite telecommunications company Inmarsat has been brought forward to everyone’s collective consciousness because of the flight path data of MH370 that was revealed not too long ago. Well, the company has just announced...