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Free Wi-Fi at Wendy’s thanks to Boingo Wireless

08/02/2012, Boingo Wireless has teamed up with fast food chain Wendy’s to offer free Wi-Fi connectivity at all of their company-owned stores, but if your neighborhood’s Wendy’s does not have Wi-Fi, then chances are pretty good it will be part of the...

O2 offers free Wi-Fi to London’s West End

07/25/2012, Well, we did talk about Wi-Fi hotspots being banned from the London 2012 Olympics just a few days ago, but here we are with news that the O2 will be offering up free Wi-Fi to the city of London, just in time for the Olympics. With London expecting a huge...

Mac WiFi issues may come from OS X Lion power management

07/19/2012, Every once in a while, we hear about some WiFi issues with Mac OS. This doesn’t seem to affect many people, and we’ve never experienced it ourselves, but for those who do, they lose their Internet connection for no apparent reason. This can be...

In-Car WiFi for Audi A4 and A5 2013 models

07/19/2012, If you’ve been shopping for an Audi A4 or A5, here’s one more (geeky) reason to be interested: both 2013 models will come with in-car WiFi, which is connected to a 3G modem, which will work on the T-Mobile network. Yes, your car will now have...

London cabs to offer free Wi-Fi connectivity

07/05/2012, We do know that the summer Olympics are about to kick off in London very, very soon, and if you are heading there for the celebrations, then you might be interested to know that you need not be behind on your email when you hail a taxi there –...

Open Home WiFi Access Led to SWAT Raid on Innocent Family Home

06/29/2012, In Evansville, Indiana, a Police SWAT team has executed a search warrant on a home in full tactical gears. The reason: threats perpetrated against local Police forces over the internet, threatening the officers lives, their family, including the mention...

AT&T offers free Wi-Fi at Harlem’s Rucker Park

06/11/2012, Last year, we talked about how AT&T will be offering free Wi-Fi connectivity in select New York City parks, with Central Park Zoo and Brooklyn’s Fort Green Park receiving free AT&T Wi-Fi earlier this year. In order to mark the first anniversary...

Bin your dog poop for free Wi-Fi

04/30/2012, Most mobile devices that we carry around these days come with built-in Wi-Fi connectivity which is more than handy to help you remain connected to the Internet whenever there is no available data connection over the mobile network. Well, not all public...

Virgin Media picks up Tube Wi-Fi contract

03/14/2012, Virgin Media emerged the victor in bidding for the Wi-Fi contract that will see 80 London Underground stations achieve Wi-Fi connectivity in time for the summer Olympics. This service will first be introduced to 80 stations by the time July rolls around,...

Wi-Fi network created by swarm of flying robots

03/07/2012, Yes, we have seen how quadrocopters come together not to strike fear into the hearts of mankind by ushering in a robotic apocalypse, but rather, play the James Bond theme song. This time around, here is another idea that might just see flying devices or...

WiFi cufflinks lets you create wireless hotspots

01/19/2012, So you’re a fan of technology and what not, so what sort of cufflinks do you think could best convey that to other people around you? Well, we’ve seen some pretty techy cufflinks before, but we have to say that these pair of WiFi cufflinks certainly...

Buffalo Demonstrates WiFi AC at CES 2012

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Buffalo Technology is demonstrating 802.11ac or WiFi AC, the next-generation WiFi standard that is designed to push WiFi beyond 1Gbps (1000Mbps), and provide for higher range at the same time. Buffalo is a Japanese company with a history of...

Free WiFi for London set to be Europe’s biggest

01/06/2012, Want to be in the thick of action where superlatives are always used as part of the description? Then you would do well to make a bee-line for London in the near future, especially during the summer Olympics, as it seems that ‘Europe’s...