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Art takes on a modern look with Wi-Fi painting

03/02/2011, To ‘paint’ using nothing but Wi-Fi connections? That doesn’t really make much sense, does it? Well, apparently things might be looking up in the alternative future of artwork thanks to this particular project that explores the invisible...

Wi-Fi speeds could double on same radio frequency

02/16/2011, A bunch of Stanford University researchers have come across a new method that might just change the way we take advantage of Wi-Fi connectivity and cell phone network speeds – through the creation of two-way communication over the same radio...

Skype Access Wi-Fi service announced

02/15/2011, [MWC] Skype has taken the opportunity at this year’s MWC in Barcelona to announce its latest development of their own Wi-Fi service known as Skype Access. Its partnership will be expanded to cover more than 500,000 locations worldwide, where...

Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 and 4.0

02/14/2011, [MWC] Samsung showcased a new device on the show floor that was not announced during the press conference: the Galaxy S Wifi 5.0 featuring a 5-inch TFT display. Basically it looks like a smaller version of the Galaxy Tab with a slimmer chassis; it is...

Skype delivers Per-Minute Billing for Wi-Fi access

02/13/2011, VoIP network giant Skype recently inked a deal with a series of Wi-Fi networks so that they can offer roaming for its pay-as-you-go Internet customers. In a nutshell, this means Skype users are able to hook up to the Internet via a Wi-Fi operator partner...

Londoners benefit from 15 minutes of free Cloud Wi-Fi

01/31/2011, Do you happen to live in the bustling city of London? Well, for those who want to leech off free Wi-Fi connections can always look forward to The Cloud’s Wi-Fi service that offers a 15 minutes per day free scheme from next month onwards. No idea on...

Chrome OS beta updated

01/28/2011, Google has just announced a new update to Chrome OS beta. This update brings Chrome OS up to version 0.9.130.14 and updates the Chrome browser to 8.0.522.344. The update is focused on mainly fixing network issues such as WiFi and 3G connectivity – the...

Google is one step closer to bringing us “super WiFi”

01/27/2011, In announcement on the Google Public Policy Blog today, Google wrote that we are one step closer to a world with super WiFi. Apparently the FCC has selected 9 administrators, including Google to be in charge of a white spaces database, and outlined some...

The PirateBox is the coolest file sharing lunchbox ever

01/27/2011, A professor from NYU Steinhardt named David Darts has come up with a file sharing box called the PirateBox. Inspired by the free culture and pirate radio movements, the PirateBox uses Free, Libre, and Open Source Software (FLOSS) to create a wireless...

O2 to offer free Wi-Fi in the UK

01/26/2011, Free Wi-Fi – now that is something which many of us take for granted, but don’t you just hate it when you go to a public place and realize that all the wireless networks in the vicinity are password protected? Those living in the UK will be...

Logitech to deliver audio to your speakers wirelessly

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] In today’s world, wires aren’t the way to go anymore and everything is going towards the wireless direction. Logitech recognizes this and has plans to turn your favorite speakers into a wireless sound system. Logitech has just...

Netgear WN3000RP, Universal WiFi Extender

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] As we get more devices that can stream data and browse the web into our houses, some of us can bump into a simple, yet annoying problem: the lack of WiFi range. “On paper”, the range of WiFi should be more than enough, but depending...

Skype 3.0 for iOS brings video calls over 3G and Wi-Fi

12/29/2010, We’ve been hearing whispers about it for a while, and now the latest version of Skype for the iPhone offers users the luxury of making Skype to Skype video calls from their iPhone via Wi-Fi or 3G. They will also be able to communicate with desktop users...