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ZyXEL MWR102 portable wireless router

10/26/2011, Travelers on the go probably have multiple device that could use a wireless internet connection, such as tablets, smartphones and laptops. Unfortunately sometimes not all hotels or locations provide free WiFi, sometimes providing users with a single LAN...

Amped Wireless ups Wi-Fi ante to 1.5 miles

10/25/2011, 1.5 miles – that is definitely some distance when you talk about a wireless signal. In fact, hotels and other public spaces that want to offer Wi-Fi connectivity will definitely scramble to read all about Amped Wireless, where the company has rolled...

Free Wi-Fi on metro in Bangalore, India

10/20/2011, When it comes to wireless networks these days, many people see them as essential and not something extra. While we rock on to our smartphones with a 3G connection, sometimes we just want to preserve battery life – and this is where Wi-Fi networks...

Patent trolls go after WiFi usage in hotels and coffee shops

10/04/2011, Uh-oh, it looks like the patent trolls are back, and this time a company called Innovatio is attempting to sue small hotels and coffee shops for offering WiFi services. Yes, you read that right – a feature that we readily expect from most coffee...

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...