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Gogo Wi-Fi gets 4x speed boost on American airlines

09/19/2011, Gogo, the provider of Wi-Fi connectivity if you happen to be flying with American airlines, is said to be working on delivering their new ATG-4 service that enables in-flight entertainment systems to deliver faster wireless speeds. Just how fast? Well, on...

Researchers come up with new way to extend smartphone battery life

09/16/2011, Battery life on smartphones are an issue. Compared the battery life on smartphones these days with feature phones like the Nokia 3310, where it could last you just about forever. With smartphones, turn on 3G/4G/WiFi, surf the net for a while and suddenly...

Delta regional jets to receive Wi-Fi service

09/07/2011, Wi-Fi connectivity while you are flying used to be nothing but a pipe dream, but this dream has turned into reality for quite some time already. Delta Airlines is one of those companies who has made available their own Wi-Fi service whenever you take to...

Samsung SE-208BW Smart Media Hub unveiled

09/02/2011, While digital content delivery is rendering most physical mediums obsolete, it’s going to take awhile before it’s finally eradicated. Since it’ll be a long time more before we have affordable and awesome internet connectivity all over...

Samsung Nexus Prime receives WiFi certification

08/26/2011, Yesterday there was an alleged cease and desist letter from Samsung that confirmed the name of the upcoming Nexus phone from Google, the Nexus Prime. Now we have more confirmation about the device being on the way. It’s been reported that the Nexus...

Panasonic Lumix FX90 gets Wi-Fi connectivity

08/26/2011, Panasonic certainly knows what to do to attract your attention, where the company has just rolled out its Lumix FX90 digital camera that offers Wi-Fi connectivity right from the get go – making sure you are able to upload photos to your home network...

Heineken and BT team up to introduce more Wi-Fi hotspots to pubs

08/19/2011, Both Heineken and BT have come together, knowing that pubs and local watering holes are places where you meet up with your friends for a good time together, and sometimes, there is a need for a Wi-Fi connection because you can never quite tell just when...

Wi-Fi on London buses in the future?

08/05/2011, If you wish that you lived in a wired community, then I would say that the city of London might soon be on your list. London’s mayor, Boris Johnson is currently mulling over the decision to include Wi-Fi connectivity in the city’s buses, where...

Boingo makes unlimited Wi-Fi data plans simple

08/02/2011, Boingo intends to weed out all confusion concerning unlimited Wi-Fi data plans by simplifying them, moving all of it into a single account that will cater to multiple devices. Touted to be the Wi-Fi industry’s leading provider of software and services...

Intel comes up with a car security concept

08/01/2011, When you’ve gotten your car loan approved and you’ve started making your payments over a 10 year period, the last thing you want is to have your car stolen, and it never hurts to have as much security as possible, right? While car alarms are great, it...

802.22 Wi-Fi standard offers 12,000 square mile coverage

08/01/2011, Be prepared to be bombarded by even more unseen signals in the near future – it seems that the IEEE body has just announced a spanking new 802.22 Wi-Fi standard which will leave your 802.11n standard so far behind, you won’t realize you miss...

Stadium provides Wi-Fi connectivity for 18,000 fans

07/21/2011, Just how many Wi-Fi connections does your local Starbucks offer? Let us expand that a bit more and take roadshows and exhibitions like CES for example, surely at least a few hundred people are connected at any one time. Expand that vision further and what...