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iOS 6.1.3 Users Report Battery Drain, Wi-Fi Connectivity Issues

03/27/2013, iOS 6.1.3 was released last week in order to help fix its passcode security flaw, but it looks as though Apple may have rushed its release a tad as a number of iOS users who updated to the latest version are complaining of both battery drain and Wi-Fi...

Wi-Fi Poster Provides Mobile Hotspot Capability

03/25/2013, We more or less take Wi-Fi connectivity for granted these days, especially with the easy accessibility in public areas, including your local Starbucks. Well, the thing is, there might just be a new method of spreading the goodness of Wi-Fi connectivity in...

Mobile Carriers To Oppose Free Super Wi-Fi Network

02/05/2013, Remember yesterday’s story about how the FCC has put up a proposal to create a Super Wi-Fi network that will be free for the masses to use, not to mention having far extended ranges that would put your regular 802.11n Wi-Fi network to shame? Well, it...

Super WiFi For Free Suggested By Government

02/04/2013, A government that moves with the times would know how to soothe and make themselves appealing to the voting public with populist policies, and it seems that our government might be on the cusp of an interesting technological wooing point – to...

Securifi Almond+ Wireless Smart Router

01/09/2013, [CES 2013] Securifi, the folks behind the world’s first wireless router with a built-in touchscreen, will be showchasing its latest breakthrough at CES 2013 – the Almond+ 802.11ac Wireless Smart Router. Capable of speeds of up to 1,167Mbps, the...

ScotRail to install free WiFi on its trains

12/17/2012, If you’re living in Scotland you might be interested to learn that ScotRail has announced their plans to deploy free WiFi on all 59 of ScotRail’s “class 170” trains, which operates in most Scottish cities as well as in the Fife and Sterling areas....

Free WiFi Service For Black Cabs In London

12/10/2012, If you are on the lookout for your next holiday destination in Europe, then perhaps you might want to give London in the UK a go. Why so, you ask? Well, Mayor Boris Johnson has promised in the past to make this vibrant city into one giant hotspot, with an...

Microsoft to issue WiFi bug fix for Windows Phone 8

11/12/2012, While we don’t own a Windows Phone 8 device ourselves (yet), it seems that there have been some complaints from Windows Phone 8 owners over a particular WiFi bug. This bug it seems will disable WiFi whenever the phone gets locked. Some presume it’s a...

Metapaper wallpaper prevents Wi-Fi theft

10/19/2012, You know what they say – a chain is only as strong as its weakest link, and in the modern day where Wi-Fi networks are just about anywhere and everywhere, there will always be some smart aleck out there who cannot resist the temptation of hacking...

Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender

10/11/2012, If you feel that your home is somehow located in an area where it is virtually impossible to get a decent Wi-Fi signal even a few meters away from the router, you might want to call some paranormal investigators to drop by (assuming the router has been...

JetBlue in-flight Wi-Fi coming your way in Q1 2013

09/18/2012, Having in-flight Wi-Fi service is not something new or groundbreaking, but it is still encouraging to see more and more airlines offer this feature whenever you are traveling to your destination. After all, most of the movies shown during your journey are...