CenturyLink unveils service that adds marketing analytics to venue-based Wi-Fi

Canadians love their free Wi-Fi, and are willing to provide personal data in exchange for incentives - so why not combine the two?...

July 12th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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Where will you be when the digital transformation wave hits?

Within five years, the Internet of Things (IoT) will be so ubiquitous, it will be as invisible as Wi-Fi today....

April 8th, 2016 IT World Canada Staff

End-of-support-devices: Time to Upgrade is Now

End-of-support-devices: Time to Upgrade is Now

As more office workers unchain from their desks with laptops, tablets and mobile phones, businesses have gone from providing Wi-Fi...

November 12th, 2015 IT World Canada Team

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Rogue APs cause headache at Pan Am Games

Sometimes the best laid plans aren’t good enough and IT has to play detective. That's what happened last week at...

July 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Free tool discovers rogue APs

Two years ago a private U.S. group concerned about intellectual property theft called on the American government to give business...

April 6th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Another warning about using public Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a tremendous communications boon, allowing users of desktop and mobile devices great flexibility. But like all wireless technologies,...

March 27th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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‘Smart traffic’ to push 10-fold growth in mobile data: Cisco

Rapidly growing shift from basic feature phones to smart phones, combined with expanding mobile device use and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications...

February 3rd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Go Transit expands free Wi-Fi network

The first Monday of February 2015, probably was not the best day for commuters to test it, but Go Transit...

February 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Falling for free Wi-Fi

How gullible are IT pros when free Internet access is offered? Very, according to a report this week. The chairman...

January 16th, 2015 Howard Solomon