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Clearwire Ships Clear 4G Modem With Wi-Fi

12/03/2010, Clearwire users looking to hook up a few more devices to the speedy network might want to take a peek at the Clear 4G Modem with Wi-Fi that is being shipped at the moment. It allows users to link their Wi-Fi-connected devices to Clear’s 4G network,...

WiFi Bug Prevents Windows Phone 7 From Connecting to Networks?

11/09/2010, BGR is reporting on a developing story that select Windows Phone 7 devices may have difficulties joining secure WiFi networks. According to the report, the Dell Venue Pro and the HTC HD7, both of which are certified for T-Mobile USA’s wireless...

Delta Airlines offers free inflight Wi-Fi connectivity

11/08/2010, Delta Airlines has just announced the availability ot free in-flight Internet access on all of its Wi-Fi equipped flights during the upcoming holiday season – perhaps it would be useful in tweeting to the world that your flight was delayed, or...

FCC takes a gander at Wi-Fi only Samsung Galaxy Tab

10/29/2010, Everyone and their dog knows that the Samsung Galaxy Tab is more than ready to hit the market worldwide, but only recently did the Wi-Fi only model of the Galaxy Tab made an appearance on the FCC. This $499 device will be a Benjamin cheaper than the...

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...

DIY: Solar-powered Wi-Fi Repeater

10/13/2010, If for some reason you want to have a Wi-Fi repeater in the great outdoors without a power outlet in sight, you could always build one with your fancy DIY skills, such as the one featured above. The cigar box holds a Linksys WRT54G v8 router that gets 7.5...

Singapore Airlines to offer Wi-Fi connectivity as well

10/06/2010, Singapore Airlines (SIA), the national airlines of Singapore (how obvious is that), has just announced that they will be introducing a new in-flight connectivity system that will have its roots in Immarsat’s SwiftBroadband in a collaboration with...

Kobo ebook reader goes wireless

09/29/2010, Kobo’s next generation ebook reader is at least on par with other ereaders in the market, where it sports Wi-Fi connectivity (at long last). Retailing for $139.99 a pop, you can choose from Onyx, Lilac and Silver colors. The new Kobo Wireless...

Clear 4G Wi-Fi Modem Visits The FCC

09/27/2010, A 4G Wi-Fi modem from Clear has been approved by the FCC today, dubbed the Clear Modem with Wi-Fi and bearing the model number WIXFBR-117. The device is manufactured by Gemtek and will support Wi-Fi b/g/n and data transfer rates of up to 150Mbps....

JetBlue Airways To Offer In-flight Wi-Fi In 2012?

09/21/2010, JetBlue Airways might be lagging behind its competitors due to the lack of in-flight Internet access, but reports claim that the delay in implementing in-flight Wi-Fi might allow the airline to offer a better service than its competition when it’s...

City Parks To Get Limited Free Wi-Fi

09/16/2010, Free Wi-Fi service will be coming to 32 city parks in the near future, though it might not be the type of free Wi-Fi that most folks will be expecting. Cable giants Time Warner and Cablevision have agreed to spend $10 million to provide Wi-Fi service in...

New Jersey Planning to Add WiFi to Trains

09/03/2010, Following New York’s WiFi plans for Internet access to train commuters, New Jersey is now asking companies to submit bids to provide Internet hotspots on trains and rail stations so passengers can browse the web, access email, and stream audio and...

Ford Customizes Cars Using WiFi

08/26/2010, Using the same technology on its Ford SYNC system that allows drivers to create a mobile WiFi hotspot within Ford cars, automaker Ford is now using that same WiFi tech to customize cars off of the assembly line. WiFi transmitters at an assembly plant can...