Articles By Stephen Lawson

Wi-Fi Direct backers work on enhanced standard

Wi-Fi Direct backers work on enhanced standard

SAN FRANCISCO - The Wi-Fi Direct Services specification that the Wi-Fi Alliance plans to finish next year should help to...

July 23rd, 2012 Stephen Lawson
North America to shift IPv4 address to Asia

North America to shift IPv4 address to Asia

SAN FRANCISCO - The Internet address registry for North America expects to start allowing transfers of IPv4 addresses to qualified users...

July 20th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Leaked passwords: Boozy, preachy, angry — and easy

Leaked passwords: Boozy, preachy, angry — and easy

SAN FRANCISCO -- For 333 people who used "ninja" as a password for Yahoo Mail or another Web service, Thursday...

July 13th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Wi-Fi Direct may get a reboot

Wi-Fi Direct may get a reboot

SAN FRANCISCO (07/12/2012) - The Wi-Fi Direct standard may get a much-needed boost next year from work by the Wi-Fi...

July 12th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Cisco changes privacy policy for Linksys routers

Cisco changes privacy policy for Linksys routers

SAN FRANCISCO -- Cisco Systems said a privacy policy for the Cisco Connect Cloud service that alarmed some customers was...

July 3rd, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Russian WiMax pioneer Yota had to turn on LTE networks overnight

Russian WiMax pioneer Yota had to turn on LTE networks overnight

SAN FRANCISCO -- Russian mobile operator Yota bravely stepped out with one of the world's first large-scale WiMax networks in...

June 18th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
AT&T to expand Toggle BYOD service to PCs, Macs

AT&T to expand Toggle BYOD service to PCs, Macs

SAN FRANCISCO -- AT&T plans to extend its dual-personality software for mobile devices, called Toggle, to provide a walled-off and...

June 14th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
NYSE-Euronext network chief Andrew Bach joins Juniper

NYSE-Euronext network chief Andrew Bach joins Juniper

SAN FRANCISCO-- Andrew Bach, who oversaw significant upgrades to network infrastructure for the global exchange company NYSE-Euronext, has joined Juniper...

June 12th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
HP executive fuming at Oracle dropping Itanium

HP executive fuming at Oracle dropping Itanium

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA-- Hewlett-Packard enterprise chief Ann Livermore was "furious and appalled" when she saw Oracle's announcement that it would...

June 6th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
RIM warns of another quarterly loss

RIM warns of another quarterly loss

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Research In Motion has warned that it expects an operating loss for the current quarter and has...

May 29th, 2012 Stephen Lawson