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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...

PogoPlug Offers Wi-Fi USB Adapter And Reduces Its Price

08/17/2010, Owners or folks who are planning to pick up the PogoPlug are in for a little treat, as the company has announced its Wi-Fi b/g/n USB add-on for PogoPlug, which will utilize the free USB port on the device, giving the device wireless capabilities. Current...

Samsung WMG160 Wi-Fi streaming device

08/12/2010, Samsung might have announced a bunch of new accessories for the Galaxy S smartphone recently, but here is one that we should not overlook – the WMG160 Wi-Fi streaming device. After all, it is full well capable of enabling a Galaxy S smartphone to...

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...

Irritating Wi-Fi Bug For Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Users

08/05/2010, If the latest firmware update for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 didn’t disappoint you by not bumping the version up to Android 2.x, and leaving the device running the old Android 1.6 version, a rather irritating Wi-Fi bug probably will. The bug seems...

Verizon Palm Pre Plus Wi-Fi Chip Swapped Into Sprint Palm Pixi

07/26/2010, One of the main complaints that users have with Sprint’s Palm Pixi is the lack of Wi-Fi, and some clever folks out there have decided to take things into their own hands, and ripped the radio board off a Verizon Palm Pixi Plus, and transplanted it...

Art Cinema DP1 Is LG’s Latest Wi-Fi Multimedia Player

07/25/2010, We previously saw the LG DP1 pay a visit to the FCC, and now the device is ready for prime time. A good way to describe it would be like a DivX media player with Wi-Fi connectivity to enhance the user experience via Internet connectivity and web services...

Microsoft Kinect Priced, And Xbox 360 4GB Announced

07/20/2010, The price of Microsoft’s Kinect motion-sensing controller has long be rumored to be $149.99, and now Microsoft has officially confirmed that the price will be listed at $149.99. Taking things one step further, the company also announced a new Xbox...

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,...

2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a Wi-Fi hotspot on wheels

06/25/2010, Looking for a new fuel guzzler? The 2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee might just be the ticket for you, since it not only lets you get up and about in style, it also features Uconnect Web, a Wi-Fi hotspot which lets you enjoy Internet connectivity while...

Wi-Fi connectivity to be available on New York City area train lines

06/15/2010, A private telecommunications company wants to introduce Wi-Fi service to a couple of New York City area train lines. Mobilitie currently operates the free Wi-Fi service NYFI, and has submitted a proposal to build a wireless network for the Metro North and...

AT&T Offers Free Wi-Fi In New York City

05/25/2010, Good news for AT&T subscribers who hang around Times Square often, as the carrier has confirmed that it would be launching its first-ever outdoor Wi-Fi hotspot in Times Square. The hotspot will give anybody with an iPhone or AT&T smartphone...