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41 min ago | Fox News

Think you know all the ways you are vulnerable to being hacked? Think again.

Forget about malicious emails and vulnerable public Wi-Fi, today's hackers are far more sophisticated and can target consumers in ways they've never imagined.

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Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science, Computer Science, Computers

4 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

What you should know about SDN and Wi-Fi

Software-Defined Networking is coming to Wi-Fi to give IT end-to-end control of the unified network.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology

Fri Jul 25, 2014

TechCrunch

This Site Lets You Check If A Hotel's WiFi Sucks Before It's Too Late

There are lots of things that review sites should rank hotels on, but don't. Is it known for bed bugs? Is the "heated pool" only heated during summer when the sun is out? How many ghosts live there? How fast is the WiFi? Bad WiFi might as well not exist, but most hotels don't really seem to care about connectivity quality.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless

The Inquirer

Festival tech: Leading the charge

AS YOU REJOIN our story, we've reached the Glastonbury Festival in Somerset. The tent is pitched and it's time to start experimenting with the various gadgets and gizmos that have started to embellish "getting away from it all".

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Related Topix: Gadgets, Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology

Lifehacker

Hotel WiFi Test Ranks Hotels by Wi-Fi Speed and Quality

For many of us, decent Wi-Fi ranks right up there with location and price when it comes to choosing a hotel.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Wireless, Science / Technology

RF Globalnet

Comparison of Indoor Propagation Modeling of WiFi Coverage Using Wireless InSite and Measurements

Modeling radio frequency transmission coverage in complex indoor environments requires high-fidelity 3D models and advanced electromagnetic calculations.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless, Computers

Business Journal

InMotion Wireless lands Boston-area rail system Wi-Fi contract

A new Wi-Fi system will be installed by Inmotion throughout the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's network of 14 commuter rail lines.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Elmhurst, IL

PC World

Invasion of the connected cars: Buick leads 30-plus GM cars into the 4G LTE future

They're coming: 30-plus GM cars with 4G LTE connectivity, debuting with the 2015 model year.

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Related Topix: Buick LaCrosse, Hybrid, Buick, Sedan, Audi A3, Wagon, Hatchback, Convertible, Audi, Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology

EETimes

60 GHz Startup Targets Mobile

On the heels of Qualcomm's acquisition of 60 GHz chipset manufacturer Wilcoity , startup Nitero is releasing its first 60 GHz Wi-Fi silicon.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless, CPU

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Freshnews

McIntosh, Sonus Faber, and Wadia Choose DTS Play-Fi Wireless Audio Ecosystem

DTS, Inc. , a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio enhancement technologies, today announced that the McIntosh, Sonus Faber, and Wadia brands are the latest to join the DTS Play-Fi ecosystem via a collaboration with Fine Sounds Group, a leading provider of premium audio systems and speaker products to the CE market.

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Related Topix: Media, Digital Theater Systems, Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology

Business Wire

Kerr & Wagstaffe Obtains Patent Trial Victory in East Texas Wi-Fi Litigation

Following a bench trial earlier this year in which Kerr & Wagstaffe attorney Michael Ng served as lead trial counsel, Eastern District of Texas Chief District Judge Leonard Davis ruled that Cisco Systems Inc. must pay $16.2 million plus interest for its infringement of CSIRO's U.S. Patent 5,487,069.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Texas, Startups, Cisco Systems, Inventions

Business Wire

ManageEngine Launches WiFi Monitor Plus

Available immediately, the free diagnostic app lets IT admins in SMBs and large enterprises monitor, analyze and survey WiFi signals in any area, directly from their Android mobile devices.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology

Thewestmorland Gazette

Free Wi-Fi scheme likely to boost the local economy

The world continues to change at an ever-increasing pace, with more and more of our everyday lives reliant on the internet and social media.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Cumbria County, England, United Kingdom, Opinion

Patch.com

Faster WiFi Coming to MBTA Commuter Rail Trains

A faster, state-of-the-art WiFi system is coming to the MBTA's commuter rail trains at no cost, the agency announced on Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless

Cape Gazette

Milton residents focus on town center

Milton residents say they want to attract more people into town, offering varied suggestions from new hotels and building a public dock to establishing better Broadkill River flood plain maps and a townwide Wi-Fi system.

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Related Topix: Milton, DE, Science / Technology, Lewes, DE

The Red Ferret Journal

goTenna - No wi-fi? No cell service? No problem, just turn your smart phone into a CB radio

If you're like me, you take your cell phone wherever you go but it always seems like the times you need it most, you don't have any service.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Cellphones

Yorkshire Evening Post

Timmy Mallett launches rail firm's Great Giveaway in Leeds

Children's TV favourite Timmy Mallett has launched a train company's golden ticket giveaway of 17,000 prizes in Leeds.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Scoop

NZ Post Group and Vodafone announce network agreement

A new agreement between New Zealand Post and Vodafone will lead to a complete redesign of New Zealand Post's network services.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Wireless

Hack a day

THP Entry: Cut Energy Consumption by 30 percent with this WiFi XBee Setup

Let's be honest. Paying electricity bills sucks. The amount paid is always too much, and the temperatures in the building are rarely set at a comfortable level.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

CNet News

Google and Uber Test WiFi in Uber Vehicles in Philadelphia

Google is outfitting Uber vehicles in Philadelphia with free WiFi this summer through Labor Day as an experiment to test out the concept of providing the service inside Uber vehicles.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Google, Startups, WebMD, Philadelphia, PA, Marketing

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