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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...

Control Your Light Bulbs Remotely

06/30/2011, Not too long ago we wrote about MusicLites, which basically combined speakers and lights into one device, which supposedly will help with saving space. Well how do you feel about WiFi light bulbs then? Dutch NXP Semiconductors have recently introduced a...

Mobile Devices Surpass PCs In WiFi Usage

06/23/2011, Would you be surprised if you found out that more people use their phones for WiFi access rather than their PCs? If you’re not I can’t blame you because frankly speaking, nowadays everyone’s smartphone can do most of the basic functions...

Google Movies now available on Motorola Xoom WiFi tablets

06/20/2011, In a tweet from the Official Motorola account, the manufacturer has confirmed that Android Movies is now available on the Motorola Xoom WiFi tablet. This means that Motorola Xoom users will be able to run the Android Market app and rent their movies just...

AT&T to throw Wi-Fi blanket in 20 New York City parks

06/10/2011, AT&T intends to blanket up to 20 of New York City’s parks with Wi-Fi connectivity – not that we’re complaining, of course, but hopefully what AT&T has in store will be able to work as promised or intended. Currently, there are...

Kingston Wi-Drive is a wireless SSD

06/03/2011, For folks looking to leave behind the hassles of wires, Kingston’s new Wi-Drive might catch your attention. This solid state drive had been designed to provide users with an easy to use, wireless storage device for smartphones and tablets. The drive...

Nokia Play To gives DLNA capabilities to your Symbian phones

06/03/2011, If you’re tired of carrying around your HDMI or TV output cable with you every time you want to share content from your phone onto your friend’s TVs, we have some good news for you. Nokia has just released the Nokia Play To app which gives...

Nintendo 3DS offers free Wi-Fi access in the US

06/02/2011, Who would have thought that one day, you will be able to access the Internet on a handheld console? That surely wasn’t the case when the Game Boy Color came out, featuring blocky graphics with the wave of Pokemon to push sales of the device to...