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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...

Google Street View Team Accidentally Catches Wi-Fi Data

05/15/2010, While many people love the free services that Google offers to the public, there are many folks out there who are concerned about the amount of personal data that Google manages to accumulate. A recent incident has surfaced; possibly highlighting that...

iPhone Video Chat To Be Wi-Fi Only?

04/27/2010, While there seems to be quite some evidence that the upcoming iPhone 4G will offer video chat, but recent updates from folks who have been delving into the iPhone OS 4 Beta 2 SDK hint that while video chat might be possible, it seems that it could be...

Skype Offers Free Wi-Fi To Stranded Tourists

04/21/2010, Nobody likes to be stuck abroad due to the recent flight delays, but Skype seems to be doing what is can to help ease the situation. The VoIP company has announced that the normal charges for Skype Access have been lifted, allowing travelers to access the...

Cablevision, Comcast And Time Warner Agree To Free Wi-Fi Roaming

04/16/2010, Good news for folks who are living in the New York metropolitan area, as Cablevision, Comcast and Time Warner have agreed to let customers roam across Wi-Fi networks owned by each other at no additional charge. Currently the deal is limited to the New...

Boingo offers Wi-Fi for iPad

03/29/2010, The Apple iPad isn’t released just yet, but that doesn’t mean companies are not preparing themselves to offer something for Apple’s hotly anticipated tablet when it hits the market this Saturday. Boingo is offering an app for the iPad...

US Airways to offer in-flight Wi-Fi

03/29/2010, US Airways will be offering in-flight Internet to their passengers thanks to the efforts of Gogo, although this will be limited to just five Airbus A321s at point of publishing. To offer a teaser, US Airways will provide passengers with a solitary free...