You are here: Home » wi-fi

wi-fi

Two-Thirds of Americans Prefer Wi-Fi to Cellular

A recent survey by Deloitte has revealed that nearly two-thirds of Americans prefer to connect their smartphones to Wi-Fi networks as opposed to the cellular networks offered by providers. For devices such as tablets, eReaders and laptops, the preference was overwhelmingly in favor of Wi-Fi over cellular connections. According to Deloitte vice chairman and US Full Article

Startup Receives $15million to Cure Wi-Fi Worries

California-based startup Kumu Networks has just received $15 million in funding from Third Point Ventures to further develop their new Wi-Fi technology. The innovation by Kumu Networks has the ...Full Article

Miami to receive 75,000 web-enabled streetlights

Florida’s Miami-Dade county region is to receive 75,000 networked streetlights, in a move that will completely revolutionise its infrastructure. The lights will be linked through a wireless “mesh” network, ...Full Article

Japan Gets Its Biggest Citywide Free Wi-Fi Network

Travelers in the Land of the Rising Sun might have noticed a strange anomaly; although Japan is one of the world leaders in technology and connectivity, free Wi-Fi networks ...Full Article

Half of All Public Wi-Fi Networks Vulnerable to Hackers

A new survey has revealed that over half of all publicly available Wi-Fi connections around the world are left open and unsecured, leaving them and their users vulnerable to ...Full Article

Create your own Wi-Fi hotspot in your hotel room

Nowadays having Wi-Fi in your hotel room isn’t as much of a novelty as it used to be. The only problem is that, wherever you are or however much ...Full Article

Better Wi-Fi for Busy Buildings

Trying to get a reliable Wi-Fi connection in a busy building can be very frustrating, but researchers from Stanford University may just have found a solution that will help ...Full Article

What Wireless Network Standard is Right for You?

You may have heard of multiple Wireless Network Standards, but what exactly are they are which one should you look for when setting up your Wi-Fi network? There are ...Full Article

Sochi Olympic Visitors Warned about Hacking ‘Minefield’

Over the last week, reports have already begun to surface over the apparently substandard accommodations at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but now it seems that there are bigger problems ...Full Article

How Beamforming Makes Your Wi-Fi Faster

You may never have heard of beamforming before, but it is a relatively simple concept which could very easily speed up your Wi-Fi connection in the near future. A ...Full Article