Wi-Fi

How to Fix Bluetooth Audio Stuttering

Bluetooth technology can be a godsend for those of us trying to minimize the amount of cord clutter in our digital lives. But when your laptop, …

Headphones

Dealmaster: Get a Dell desktop PC with 16GB of RAM for $600 | Ars Technica

Plus savings on PlayStation VR, LG and Sony 4K TVs, Wi-Fi routers, and more.<p>Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have …

Laptops

How to fix "Waiting for activation" issue in iMessage and FaceTime

When setting up a new phone or simply switching phone numbers or carrier, you may encounter iMessage and FaceTime activation issues. In this post, we …

Apple

Koodo says VoLTE and Wi-Fi calling is currently in testing

Although Telus has offered Wi-Fi calling on iPhones since December 2016 and VoLTE calling since April 2016, those features have yet to trickle down …

SanDisk, Netgear, Razer Mac/PC accessories highlight today’s Amazon Gold Box

Today only, as a part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is taking <b>up to 30% off</b> select Mac/PC gaming accessories, PC laptops, storage and more. Prices start at <b>$17.99</b> and free shipping is available for Prime members or in orders of $25+. You’ll find deals from big names such as SanDisk, …

Gear & Gadgets

BrandPost: The Easy Way to Put Public Wi-Fi in Your Store

In an increasingly connected and crowded retail marketplace, a public Wi-Fi network can serve as a much-needed competitive differentiator. It can make wait times seem shorter, keep customers around longer, and encourage visitors to connect with your company online, becoming advocates of your …

Wireless

Wireless system transmits both power and data simultaneously

We're used to receiving data wirelessly, over Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or cellular networks – our smartphones simply wouldn't work without it. Wireless power …

Wireless

Low-Power Devices Use Backscatter to Transmit Data Several Kilometers

As the Internet of Things grows, sensors and other devices must collect and transmit data while consuming as little power as possible. One way to do …

Internet of Things

Reliance Jio 4G speeds rise by 50 per cent as free data offers end: OpenSignal

Reliance Jio’s speeds increased by 50 per cent, according to OpenSignal.<p>Reliance Jio’s 4G speeds are now rising as the free data offers are over, …

India

UK team leads european effort to pioneer high speed wireless data coverage

<b>Ubiquitous 5G wireless data coverage with speeds of up to 100 gigabits per second could be made possible by a European project developing</b> …

Engineering

Do These 7 Dead Simple Safety Checks to Make Sure Your Accounts and Devices Are Safe

It’s a hostile world out there and your personal data is constantly being targeted from a whole host of angles. While you can’t control the shoddy …

Cybersecurity

Abbi Jacobson Will Tell Jokes at 35,000 Feet to Promote Virgin Atlantic’s New Wi-Fi Service

Travelers who book a flight on Virgin Atlantic have their pick of the usual on-board entertainment—movies, TV, music, video games—and the old standby …

Virgin Atlantic

Huawei's Kirin 970 records LTE downlink speeds of up to 1.2 Gbps

Huawei's HiSilicon <b>Kirin 970</b> could have become the first chipset to record data downlink speeds of up to 1.2 Gbps after including support for Cat 18 …

Tablets

Telkom subsidiary Openserve to offer township Wi-Fi

It will now add Wi-Fi to its wholesale open-access offerings to complement its fibre network.<p>"There is definitely an opportunity for Wi-Fi as an …

Business (South Africa)

City hall’s Dragon’s Den

Free Wi-Fi could soon be on board your bus.

Canadian News

Confused about modern Wi-Fi standards? We’ll get you up to speed

Wi-Fi has become an essential part of our lives. For most of us, it’s second nature to tap into wireless Internet from our homes and offices, and …

Five Common T-Mobile Problems and How To Fix Them

Some issues are easy to fix once you know how!<p>Our Android phones and the cellular networks they use to communicate are some pretty complicated …

Phones

This wireless endoscopic camera is the coolest smartphone accessory we’ve seen in a while

There are so many nifty smartphone accessories out there that most people have no idea even exist. But then when you find one and a light goes off… …

Gear & Gadgets

The Chromecast is one of Google’s most underappreciated products

$35. Yes, $35 is all it takes to transform your TV from ad-ridden randomized content to a user-controlled service monster on the fly.<p>The first Chromecast launched over four years ago, but the line of products has made quite an impression on the direction of content today. No longer are you limited …

Google

Google Wifi Review

After using Google Wifi full-time for a month, I’m still impressed with its easy setup and rock-solid performance.<p>As I wrote way back in early …

Google WiFi

Daily Deals: SanDisk Ultra 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive $56, ASUS 802.11ac Dual Band Gigabit Router (Refurb) $42, more

In today’s Daily Deals, Best Buy is offering the SanDisk Ultra 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive for <b>$55.99 shipped</b>. That’s $144 off the original listing, $13 less than Amazon and the lowest we can currently find for it. This flash drive has read speeds of up to 100MB/sec and offers file encryption with …

USB 3.0

Aruba rolls out security fabric designed for IoT and the digital era

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company, is best known for its outstanding business-grade Wi-Fi products. What’s less well known about Aruba is …

Cybersecurity

Upgrade to 802.11ac Wi-Fi w/ TP-Link’s Archer 3200 Router for $120 (Reg. $160)

Amazon offers the TP-Link 802.11ac Archer 3200 Wireless Router for <b>$119.99 shipped</b>. For comparison, that’s a $80 savings off the original MSRP, down $40 from most online retailers including B&H and a match of the Amazon all-time low price. Rated 3.9/5 stars.<p>TP-Link 802.11ac Archer 3200 Wireless …

Gear & Gadgets

Internet in transit: Winnipeg could pilot Wi-Fi on buses

Mayor Brian Bowman is peddling the plan.<p>Winnipeg may soon put Wi-Fi on the road, as a proposal could equip a dozen Winnipeg Transit buses with …

Bluetooth 5 on iPhone 8, iPhone X improves range and speed of BLE iBeacons, IoT sensors

One of the new specifications to appear on the new iPhone 8 and iPhone X is Bluetooth 5, an enhancement of the Bluetooth 4.2 Low Energy protocol. Its …

Internet of Things

Want a more private version of Facebook? You might look into Loop

Why it matters to you<p>Create your very own social network with the Loop personal Wi-Fi display.<p>Sure, you <i>can</i> be connected to everyone, everywhere in …

Technology

City considers free Wi-Fi on Transit buses

City hall is proposing to provide free Wi-Fi on a handful of Transit buses. Mayor Brian Bowman and Coun. Cindy Gilroy issued a statement Monday …

Canadian News

Razer’s Lancehead is the wireless gaming mouse to get

Some people don’t want standard wired mice, but most wireless options aren’t great for gaming. Razer addresses that with the new Lancehead, which is out now for $140. It’s expensive, but I love using it because it performs well in intense moments and never causes me any headaches.<p>What you’ll</b> …

Wireless

Sujai Hajela Builds Mist To Be Next Generation For Wi-Fi Architecture

<b>A Series of Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Sujai Hajela, Co-Founder and CEO, Mist.</b><p>The protocols enabling wide spread adoption of Wi-Fi technology harken back to a 1985 Federal Communications Commission ruling providing the commercialization of radio waves for purposes …

Entrepreneurship

Eufy Genie

<b>Pros</b><p>Inexpensive. Better sound quality than the Echo Dot.<p><b>Cons</b><p>No Bluetooth or 5GHz Wi-Fi. Can't change the wake word. Doesn't play well with other …

Amazon