Wednesday, January 09, 2013Google plans free Wi-Fi for New York The network is believed to be part of a plan to boost tech community in the city’s so-called ‘Silicon Alley’
Monday, November 19, 2012Cisco to buy cloud network management company In buying Meraki for US$1.2 billion, Cisco gains a cloud-based network management system that few competitors offer, says an industry analyst
Thursday, November 15, 2012BlackBerry Messenger to add voice Upcoming version of BBM will enable users to place free WiFi calls to other Messenger users. An industry analyst says business will appreciate
Wednesday, September 26, 2012Wi-Fi to go Once you get out of the city core, finding free Wi-Fi to avoid data roaming charges becomes more difficult. Help us create a guide to Canadian Wi-Fi on the go
Wednesday, September 12, 2012iPhone 5, new OS available next week Apple's next-generation smart phone more an incremental improvement than a revolution, despite the LTE access
Monday, April 09, 2012Private WiFi protects sensitive data--for a price If you're transmitting sensitive data on the road and your company doesn't have a VPN, this service might be handy
Wednesday, January 11, 2012Android Arrives: Consumerization of IT Gets Muddy The consumerization of IT has arrived in full force
Thursday, January 05, 2012Broadcom to unveil four faster Wi-Fi chips at CES The 802.11ac silicon will break the Gigabit barrier, Broadcom said
Thursday, November 03, 2011More details on Shaw's Wi-Fi network The Western Canadian cable company is thinking big: 60,000 access points for its new network. Read why the president says it makes sense
Wednesday, October 19, 2011Bell, merchants partner for free WiFi in Montreal Business association buys the access points while the carrier provides the bandwidth in a deal that both parties say brings benefits
Monday, December 20, 2010Opinion: How WiFi fared in 2010 After finalizing the 802.11n standard in 2009, sales of WiFi devices took off this year. However, security related issues escalated at the same pace.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010Motorola shifts Wi-Fi smarts to access points In keeping with a WLAN industry trend manufacturer is pushing controller-based intelligence to access points on the edge.
Thursday, September 23, 2010Six ways to improve a WiFi network Tips for ensuring your wireless LAN is efficient and secure enough to handle the needs of your staff and visitors
Monday, August 09, 2010B.C. pilots dynamic transit display Transit riders standing on the corner of Highway 99 and Stevenson Highway no longer have to wonder if they were forgotten by the bus. A pilot project in a Vancouver suburb tracks buses in real time on a WiFi network and streams arrival info to a 46-inch LCD TV at the stop
Monday, May 10, 2010Cogeco offers $5 unlimited WiFi plan for the iPad Coinciding with Apple’s iPad pre-order date, Cogeco will launch a $5 per month, contract-free, unlimited WiFi service for the iPad. The catch? The service is only available in downtown Toronto. Plus, Apple releases Canadian iPad availability and pricing info.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010Festival Hydro transforms Stratford into WiFi hotspot Festival Hydro puts an innovative spin on the Ontario government’s smart meter program by using the technology to transform the City of Stratford into one big 802.11n WiFi hotspot. Nearly one quarter of the city will be covered in time for the Canada 3.0 forum next month.
Wednesday, February 03, 20103G iPad pricing 'ridiculous,' says hardware guru The US$130 surcharge for 3G capability may be subsidy for lowest-priced $499 models, according to a hardware expert with Michigan-based Rapid Repair. Find out why he says the 3G model is overpriced
Thursday, August 11, 2005HP preparing the next wave of wireless iPaqs Hewlett-Packard Co. is readying several new versions of its iPaq wireless personal digital assistants that will also feature a new version of Microsoft Corp.'s mobile operating system, according to details of the new products posted on Web sites for HP in both the U.S. and the U.K.
Wednesday, August 03, 2005Bluetooth and WiFi, meet WiMax technology WiFi and cellphones have been the darlings of the wireless stage, but in the coming years they could be sharing the spotlight with a technology called WiMAX.
Thursday, July 21, 2005Taking wireless networking to the MAX WiFi and cell phones have been the darlings of the wireless stage, but in the coming years they could be sharing the spotlight with a technology called WiMAX.
Tuesday, May 07, 2002Group gears up for high-speed wireless testing Consumers and corporations should be able to go shopping for a wireless LAN in the fourth quarter of this year and buy equipment certified to meet the IEEE 802.11a standard for high-speed connectivity.
Thursday, November 29, 2001James Kobielus: Smooth roaming depends on directories Wireless LANs are becoming an important piece of the mobile computing infrastructure, but for enterprise users, they have a serious shortcoming.