TeraHertz could push wi-fi speeds
Published in News
Friday, 02 December 2016 12:24

TeraHertz could push wi-fi speeds


Although making the range pants


Researchers have worked out a way to push Wi-Fi speeds to 34 Gbps using the TeraHertz band.

MIT boffins speed up wi-fi in crowded areas
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 15:22

MIT boffins speed up wi-fi in crowded areas


Networking for mobs

Boffins at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory say they might have solved the problem wi-fi has broadcasting to crowded areas such as concerts, airports, conference halls and sports stadiums.

German churches installing wi-fi
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 July 2016 12:24

German churches installing wi-fi


Fighting for declining members

German protestant churches, which are losing members faster than Blackberry is losing market share, are turning to wi-fi to help them out.

Broadcom abandons Wi-Fi
Published in News
Friday, 18 March 2016 12:16

Broadcom abandons Wi-Fi


Walks away from Apple business


Broadcom is planning to phase out its Wi-Fi chip business in order to streamline its workforce and product line.

Christmas slows down your Wi-fi
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 14:18

Christmas slows down your Wi-fi


Bah-humbug


Living proof that Christmas is bad for you – an Ofcom report is blaming Christmas lights as cause for poor wi-fi reception.

Li-Fi is 100 times faster than Wi-Fi
Published in Network
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 11:58

Li-Fi is 100 times faster than Wi-Fi


Does not run on political spin, like the name suggests


A new form of wireless networking has been successfully tested to be 100 times faster than wi-fi.

iOS 9 wi-fi default empties your bank account
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 30 September 2015 10:20

iOS 9 wi-fi default empties your bank account


Apple's networking genius strikes again

Apple fanboys who install iOS 9 might be blessed with a feature that will give you a phone bill shock enabled by default.

Google shows off WiFi router
Published in News
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 12:27

Google shows off WiFi router


Can stream video

Search Engine outfit Google has released details of a Wi-Fi router called OnHub to sort out all your home Wi-Fi woes.

Qualcomm wireless  tech will recharge metal
Published in Mobiles


WiPower now universal

Qualcomm WiPower will now charge phones with metal cases, breaking a barrier which had prevented wireless charging on more expensive models. 

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here
Published in News
Friday, 05 June 2015 12:57

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here


Cameras will soon be everywhere

Boffins working at the University of Washington have developed a new technique for drawing enough power from standard Wi-Fi signals to run a camera or a recharge a fitness tracker.