Wi-Fi

What Is 802.11ax? The Solution to Crowded Wi-Fi

What Is 802.11ax? The Solution to Crowded Wi-Fi<p>If you suffer from congested Wi-Fi, 802.11ax may be the solution for you.<p>Does your Wi-Fi feel slow, …

Ziff-Davis

How Eero Plans To Fend Off Wi-Fi Rivals: Lower Prices And No Distractions

The startup's whole-home Wi-Fi system is getting a price cut on its first birthday. Can it stay on top of the market it created?<p>After jump-starting the whole-home Wi-Fi market last February, Eero is celebrating its first birthday with price cuts.<p>While conventional routers try to cover an entire …

Faster mobile data likely as 5GHz LTE found to play nicely with WiFi, FCC approves LTE-U

More areas of the country are likely to see gigabit LTE, say carriers, as the FCC has approved the use of the 5GHz spectrum for mobile data.<p>The 5GHz band is currently used for WiFi, and there had been concerns that there would be conflicts between the two, but the FCC accepted that equipment …

Net Neutrality

Intel’s new modem can deliver gigabit download speeds

Why it matters to you<p>Intel's new modem can handle gigabit speeds -- fast enough to download an HD movie in mere seconds.<p>It’s a battle of the wireless …

AT&T

Comcast's New Gigabit Service Isn't the Internet of the Future You've Been Waiting For

Everybody wants faster internet. Instead of investing in better technology like fiber, however, providers like Comcast seem intent on trying to …

ISPs

​Qantas posts AU$515m first-half profit as it readies on-board Wi-Fi for March

With on-board Wi-Fi services to begin rolling out next month, Australia's largest airline has reported AU$515 million in statutory profit on revenue …

Airlines

Brocade's Ruckus Wi-Fi business finds a buyer

Broadcom will unload the Ruckus Wireless Wi-Fi business for US$800 million when it takes over Brocade Communications Systems later this year.The buyer, Arris International, is a maker of video and broadband equipment, including cable modems and set-top boxes with Wi-Fi inside. As part of the deal, …

FCC Opens Airwaves to New LTE-U Devices

Agency’s move would allow wireless providers to access Wi-Fi spectrum for emerging technology<p>WASHINGTON—Federal regulators said Wednesday that they will allow certain new wireless devices to use a portion of unlicensed airwaves now used largely for Wi-Fi, a move aimed at ending a long-running …

Net Neutrality

7 Wi-Fi vulnerabilities beyond weak passwords

To keep private Wi-Fi networks secure, encryption is a must-have -- and using strong passwords or passphrases is necessary to prevent the encryption …

Information Security

The best indoor HDTV antenna you can buy

If you’ve decided to ditch cable or satellite service in order to save upwards of $1,500 per year, then you should consider investing in a reliable …

Antenna

Li-Fi : Light-Based Wireless Technology 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

Li-Fi, or Light Fidelity, is an interesting and exciting potential competitor to the wireless veteran, Wi-Fi. Using light bulbs and solar cells to …

LTE-U R good to go: FCC gives unlicensed spectrum approval

The FCC has approved the first crop of LTE-U base stations for sale in the US, a move aimed at opening unlicensed spectrum space to boost broadband …

Net Neutrality

How To Protect Your Wifi Network From Hackers, According To Experts

It won't even take five minutes.<p>More than half of Brits don’t know how to set up a secure home wifi network, according to a damning survey of consumers’ cybersecurity habits.<p>And one in seven have never changed the default password, while one in eight admit their wifi network isn’t password …

Security

How to Hotspot on an Android Device

Given the increase in connectedness of devices in current times, having constant internet access is important for social networking, professional …

Android News

Why carriers need Qualcomm to make the next wireless revolution a reality

Why it matters to you<p>5G is the next standard for cellular connectivity -- and it could completely revolutionize how we use and connect to the …

Qualcomm

[South Africa] Internet Solutions and Accuris Networks introduce pan-African Wi-Fi network

[South Africa] Internet Solutions and Accuris Networks introduce pan-African Wi-Fi network 16-02-2017 10:06:00 | by: Andrea Ayemoba | hits: 946 | …

Networking

Intel unveils XMM 7560 LTE modem with 1Gbps download, 225 Mbps upload speeds, CDMA support

Optus switches on gigabit-speed 4.5G network in Sydney

Optus will roll out its 4.5G network across Australia during 2017, with Macquarie Park in Sydney the first location to gain access to the …

ISPs

11 Steps to Improve Your Public Wi-Fi Security [Updated]

A day without Wi-Fi is a day not fully lived.<p>We’re (somewhat) exaggerating, but it’s fair to say Wi-Fi has become a staple of the modern life. We …

Cybersecurity

Internet-enable your microcontroller projects for under $6 with ESP8266

To get started with IoT (the Internet of Things), your device needs, well, an Internet connection. Base Arduino microcontrollers don't have Internet …

Arduino

Qualcomm’s new LTE modem will make gigabit download speeds easier to hit

More flexible use of unlicensed LTE spectrum helps speed up downloads.<p>Last year around Mobile World Congress, Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon X16, …

Qualcomm

Engadget giveaway: Win a Portal WiFi router!

Not only do many of us tax the limits of our bandwidth and routers, but if you're in a crowded environment and scan networks, you'll often see a long list of neighboring ones all up in your space -- Bill Wi the Science Fi anyone? Portal has come up with a method to avoid the noise by using more …

Washington D.C.

How do i setup a belkin router without the cd

Answer: Belkin routers are an essential device that helps to connect multiple devices at one local network. Well, there will be no stress in setting …

Extend your router’s reach with Netgear AC750 Wi-Fi range extender, now $30

If your Wi-Fi network has been dropping connections, don’t hurry to replace your router just yet. Range extenders are an affordable and user-friendly …

Gear & Gadgets

Aptilo and Clavister Partner to Enable Wi-Fi and IoT at the Edge

STOCKHOLM, February 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --<p>Aptilo Networks and Clavister (CLAVF) have entered into a partnership to enable Wi-Fi and IoT services at …

Internet of Things

Kacific to provide 100Mbps satellite broadband to remote APAC

Beating NBN's 25Mbps service, the Kacific-1 satellite will provide satellite broadband with speeds of up to 100Mbps upon launch in 2019 to more than …

Satellites

Get $15 off TP-Link Archer C7 AC1750 router with this code ($78)

For a limited time, Amazon is offering a $15 discount on one of the most popular wireless routers on the market. Normally priced at $93, the TP-Link …

Linksys Velop review: Fast, capable mesh Wi-Fi—but way too expensive

Priced for professionals, Velop only offers consumer configurability with so-so software.<p>The Linksys Velop is the latest in a rapidly growing line of …

Linksys

How saying yes to that free WiFi could make 'you the product' to businesses

'WiFi marketing' on the rise in Toronto, with businesses using it to get to hard-to-reach consumers<p>Twenty minutes after 30-year-old Zoe Elder stopped …

Marketing

How to Double the WiFi Speed of your OnePlus 3/3T (Under Certain Conditions)

When tweaking the software of a new smartphone, sometimes companies have to make decisions that they feel will be in the best interest of the …

Mobile Development