website statistics

A Lab-Created Virus Can Spread Through Wi-Fi Networks Rapidly

A Lab-Created Virus Can Spread Through Wi-Fi Networks Rapidly

Wi-Fi connections, especially those on public networks, are a weak security spot. A group of British researchers has now created a virus that can proliferate through Wi-Fi networks much like a common airborne virus spreads rapidly.

By On February 28, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Globalstar Unveils Sat-Fi: Turns Any Wi-Fi Handset Into Satellite Phone

Globalstar Unveils Sat-Fi: Turns Any Wi-Fi Handset Into Satellite Phone

Many of us have often wanted to have a satellite phone, in times when our Wi-Fi speeds are terrible or other connectivity options are down. Globalstar may make this possible with its Sat-Fi, a service that can turn any Wi-Fi device into a satellite phone.

By On February 3, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Main Street In San Fracisco Finally Gets Free Wi-Fi

Main Street In San Fracisco Finally Gets Free Wi-Fi

In the past, a number of cities have tried to roll out free Wi-Fi service to common citizens. San Francisco has now succeeded in a similar venture by offering free Wi-Fi all along the three-miles long main street of the city.

By On December 17, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
New York Will Soon Host America’s Largest Free Public Wi-Fi Network

New York Will Soon Host America’s Largest Free Public Wi-Fi Network

New York City may not top the global internet accessibility index right now but that is about to change. NYC’s Mayor has now announced the launch of a blanket Wi-Fi for 95 districts of Harlem, which will be the largest free Wi-Fi network in the U.S.

By On December 11, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Students Created A Method That Could Charge Phone Using Wi-Fi

Students Created A Method That Could Charge Phone Using Wi-Fi

Forget wireless or portable phone chargers, a pair of engineering students from Duke University have created a device that could charge a phone’s battery using Wi-Fi.

By On November 14, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Chinese Scientists Invented World’s First WiFi Emitting Lightbulb

Chinese Scientists Invented World’s First WiFi Emitting Lightbulb

Thomas Alva Edison is known as the inventor of light bulb. Later, with the help of science and technology, scientists have created more glittering light bulbs. Lately, some Chinese scientists have invented the world’s first light bulb that emits its own wi-fi signal.

By On October 22, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
31 San Francisco Parks Get Free Wi-Fi, Courtesy Of Google’s $600K Gift

31 San Francisco Parks Get Free Wi-Fi, Courtesy Of Google’s $600K Gift

Google has made a rather generous gift of $600,000, spending the money to bring absolutely free Wi-Fi to some 31 locations in San Francisco. These locations include parks, recreation centers and playgrounds. Thanks to the search giant’s endeavor, people in these locations will be able to enjoy free internet access for up to two years.

By On July 25, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Make Your Home Smart With Wi-Fi And Gestures – WiSee

Make Your Home Smart With Wi-Fi And Gestures – WiSee

University of Washington researchers have shown it’s possible to leverage Wi-Fi signals around us to detect specific movements without needing sensors on the human body or cameras. Using a Wi-Fi router and a few wireless devices in the living room, users could control their electronic devices from any room in the home with a simple gesture!

By On June 6, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Google Fined $190,000 In Germany Over Street View Service

Google Fined $190,000 In Germany Over Street View Service

Google recently came under a lot of heat in the German city of Hamburg when regulators decided that the search giant illegally recorded Street View data. While collecting data for its mapping service, Google illegally used unencrypted Wi-Fi networks for which it has now been fined a sum of $190,000.

By On April 23, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Microsoft Ships New Patch For Surface, Fixes Wi-Fi And Other Issues

Microsoft Ships New Patch For Surface, Fixes Wi-Fi And Other Issues

Microsoft has already released two updates to fix Wi-Fi problems in Surface tablets. Microsoft has released a third patch aiming to fix Wi-Fi issues in Surface. Microsoft’s April 9 updates for Suface RT and Surface Pro include hardware driver and firmware fixes, along with fixes for other issues.

By On April 10, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Silicon Valley Power Offers Free Wi-Fi Via Smart Meters

Silicon Valley Power Offers Free Wi-Fi Via Smart Meters

Much of the U.S. is moving from electric meters to smart meters that can send usage information over the air, usually through Wi-Fi networks. Silicon Valley Power has taken this a bit further; it has added open channels for a city-wide free Wi-Fi service for the residents of Santa Clara.

By On March 28, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
ADATA’s DashDrive Air AE400 – A Versatile Wireless Reader And Power Bank

ADATA’s DashDrive Air AE400 – A Versatile Wireless Reader And Power Bank

ADATA has brought a wireless storage reader cum portable power supplier named DashDrive Air AE400. This portable gadget can read and stream data, and power up mobile devices. If you want to stream data from your USB drive or SD card to other devices, then AE400 could be a handy solution.

By On February 20, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Super Bowl Wi-Fi Is Catering To 30,000 Users Simultaneously

Super Bowl Wi-Fi Is Catering To 30,000 Users Simultaneously

Super Bowl is going on right now and so is the adrenaline of the fans. Tens of thousands of people have gathered at the New Orleans Superdome to watch the game as it unfolds. And to cater to such a huge audience, the Superdome Wi-Fi network has geared up with huge plans.

By On February 4, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
[Tutorial] How To Fix Galaxy Note 2 Wi-Fi Problems

[Tutorial] How To Fix Galaxy Note 2 Wi-Fi Problems

If you own Galaxy Note 2 and you are facing with Wi-Fi problems; such as slow internet or frequent disconnection or in some cases even not being able to connect to any Wi-Fi network, you should know that there are some quick fixes to bypass these problems on your phablet. This tutorial will show you what you need to do.

By On January 17, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Google Brings Free Wi-Fi To Select Neighborhoods In New York City

Google Brings Free Wi-Fi To Select Neighborhoods In New York City

If you happen to live in the area near Google’s Chelsea offices in the NYC, you have just got lucky. The search giant intends to introduce free Wi-Fi in the whole area spanning its offices and beyond. This will be done to bring free Wi-Fi access not only to Google employees but also to students and tourists in the area.

By On January 9, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Topic List
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook