Slashdot Items Tagged "wireless"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:43PM Microsoft Awards Grants To Deliver Affordable Internet Access
Monday May 23, 2016 @05:57PM Researchers Set World Record Wireless Data Transmission Rate of 6 GB/Sec Over 37 KM
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:42PM Americans Used Nearly 10 Trillion Megabytes of Mobile Data Last Year
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:21PM September: Netflix Will 'Become Exclusive US Pay TV Home of Films From Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar'
Friday May 20, 2016 @08:37PM DARPA Extreme DDOS Project Transforming Network Attack Mitigation
Friday May 20, 2016 @06:41PM Apple Opens First 'Next Generation' Retail Store
Thursday May 19, 2016 @11:14PM New Surveillance System May Let Cops Use All Of The Cameras
Thursday May 19, 2016 @07:02PM Google Is A Serial Tracker
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:16PM Sneak Peek: Arduino Srl's Primo and Primo Core IoT Duo
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @11:47PM PornHub's 'Bangfit' Program Uses Sexy Exercise To Build Muscle
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:34PM Spy Chief: Foreign Hackers May Be Targeting Presidential Candidates
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @07:35PM Iraq Shuts Down Internet In Entire Country To Prevent Exam Cheating
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:35PM Connecting Everyone To Internet 'Would Add $6.7 Trillion To Global Economy'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:11PM Highly-Conductive Shark Jelly Could Inspire New Tech
Saturday May 14, 2016 @01:27AM Google Devs Planning Flash's Demise With New 'HTML5 By Default' Chrome Setting
Friday May 13, 2016 @06:20PM The Pirate Bay Loses Its Main Domain Name In Court Battle
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:51PM Professor Surprises Students With AI Teacher Assistant
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @08:10PM FBI Has Sights On Larger Battle Over Encryption After Apple Feud
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:09PM Pornhub Launches Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Up To $25,000
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:45PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Friday May 06, 2016 @09:18PM Streaming Surpasses CD Sales At Warner Music
Friday May 06, 2016 @08:24PM Microsoft Sees Over 10 Million Cyberattacks Per Day On Its Online Infrastructure
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:52PM YouTube To Launch 'Unplugged' Online TV Service In 2017
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @05:30PM Ellen Pao Launches Advocacy Group To Improve Diversity In The Tech Industry
Saturday April 30, 2016 @05:56PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt a New Real-Time Text Protocol To Help People With Disabilities
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:37PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt New Real-Time Text Protocol By December 2017
Friday April 29, 2016 @05:30PM Google Files Patent For Injecting A Device Directly Into Your Eyeball
Friday April 29, 2016 @01:05AM The Critical Hole At the Heart Of Our Cell Phone Networks
Thursday April 28, 2016 @08:27PM In Internet Age, Pirate Radio Arises As Surprising Challenge
Thursday April 28, 2016 @06:43PM Google's OnHub Is First WiFi Router To Support IFTTT
Thursday April 28, 2016 @05:44PM Who's Downloading Pirated Scientifc Papers? Everyone
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @05:46PM Comcast Is Raising Its Data Caps From 300GB To 1TB
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @06:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:11PM US Justice Dept Approves Charter's Time Warner Cable Purchase With Conditions
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:47PM Over 1 Million People Use Tor To Check Facebook Anonymously Each Month
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @05:49PM Comcast To Allow TV Customers To Ditch Set-Top Box
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @05:12PM Google Records Over 750,000 'Hijacking' Breaches In One Year
Monday April 18, 2016 @07:18PM Smart Mattress With Lover Detection System Will Track Your Partner's Infidelities
Monday April 18, 2016 @04:52PM Amazon Splits Prime Video Service To Compete Directly With Netflix
Saturday April 16, 2016 @12:07AM New Full Duplex Radio Chip Transmits and Receives Wireless Signals At Once
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:51PM Google Fiber Wants To Beam Wireless Internet To Your Home
Friday April 15, 2016 @04:49PM Mitel Buys Polycom For $1.96B In Enterprise Communications Consolidation Play
Thursday April 14, 2016 @04:35PM Obama Forms Commission To Bolster US Cyber Security
Thursday April 14, 2016 @01:10AM Chrome 50 Updates Push Notifications, Drops Support For Old Windows and OS X Versions
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @03:57PM Piracy Fails To Prevent Another Box Office Record
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @04:35PM The Battle Between LTE and Wi-Fi May Have Left LTE-U Out In the Cold
Sunday April 10, 2016 @09:59PM Syrian Government Hacked, 43GB of Data Spilled Online By Hacktivists
Sunday April 10, 2016 @06:45PM Google Fiber Drops Free Basic Service In Its Original City
Friday April 08, 2016 @09:10PM Over 135 Million Routers Vulnerable To Denial-of-service Flaw
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @05:41PM Facebook Rolls Out Major Live Video Update
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @11:00PM Gov't Researchers Develop Wireless Car Chargers That Are Faster Than Plug-ins
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:15PM Quanta LTE Router May Be Most Unsecure Router Ever Made
Monday April 04, 2016 @10:33PM China Censors Online Discussion About Panama Papers
Monday April 04, 2016 @08:09PM Toyota Teams With Microsoft On Connected Cars
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:51PM Free Wi-Fi Program in Los Angeles Fails to Provide Free Wi-Fi
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:42PM Government-Funded Free WiFi Project Isn't Providing Much WiFi
Sunday April 03, 2016 @05:39PM There Are Some Super Shady Things In Oculus Rift's Terms of Service
Sunday April 03, 2016 @10:24AM MIT Develops Accurate System for Tracking People, Objects via WiFi
Saturday April 02, 2016 @02:21AM North Korea Launches Missile and Tries To Jam GPS Signals
Friday April 01, 2016 @07:16PM Verizon Plans $20 Upgrade Fee Even If You Pay Full Price For a Phone
Friday April 01, 2016 @07:05PM $40 Hardware Is Enough To Hack $28,000 Police Drones From 2km Away
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:49AM US Carriers Racing to Launch 5G Next Year
Thursday March 31, 2016 @07:43PM Microsoft Denies Edge Is Getting A Native Ad Blocker
Thursday March 31, 2016 @05:35PM California Bill AB 2867 Proposed To Allow You To Cancel Comcast With 'Click Of The Mouse'
Thursday March 31, 2016 @04:46PM AT&T Caps Are A Giant Con And An Attack On Cord-Cutters
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:04AM Chinese Scammers Take Mattel To the Bank, Phishing Them For $3 Million
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @08:33PM Using Adblock Plus to Block Ads is Legal, Rules German Court -- For the Fifth Time
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:07PM Microsoft Unlocks the Ability To Turn Xbox One Consoles Into 'Development Kits'
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @06:54PM Internet of Seals: Vodafone Connects Marine Mammals To IoT
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:54PM Company Creates Gun That Looks Like a Cellphone
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @03:51PM US Federal Court: This Year's Scams More Aggressive and Sophisticated Than Years Past
Monday March 28, 2016 @08:27PM Microsoft Finally Ships $8,999 Surface Hub
Monday March 28, 2016 @07:46PM Hacker Weev Admits To Hacking Printers To Spew Racist and Anti-Semitic Messages
Monday March 28, 2016 @07:31PM DARPA's Latest Grand Challenge Takes On The Radio Spectrum
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:59AM Zero-Rating Harms Poor People, Public Interest Groups Tell FCC
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:14PM Redbox Plans To Launch New Streaming Service 'Redbox Digital'
Sunday March 27, 2016 @01:51PM University of Illinois Transmits Record 57Gbps Through Fiber Optic Lines
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:12PM Layoffs Reflect New Turbulence At High-Flying 3D Robotics
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:03PM Is Old Tech Putting Banks Under Threat Of Extinction?
Friday March 25, 2016 @08:21PM Amazon's Raspberry Pi Guide Lets Coders Build An Echo
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:18PM 1.5 Million Verizon Customer Records Put Up For Sale
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:22AM Netflix Admits To Capping Video Streams On Wireless Networks
Thursday March 24, 2016 @08:16PM Microsoft and HP Enterprise Invest $73.5 Million In Mesosphere Startup
Thursday March 24, 2016 @03:19PM U.S. Indicts 7 Iranians Accused of Hacking U.S. Financial Institutions
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:13PM Kentucky Hospital Calls State of Emergency In Hack Attack
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:12PM Apple Worries Spy Technology Has Been Secretly Added To Computer Servers It Buys
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @04:32PM OLO, World's First Portable 3D Printer Prints On Top Of Smartphones
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @05:54PM Why We Should Fear A Cashless World
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @04:11PM Major US Carriers Open Free Calls And Texts To Brussels
Monday March 21, 2016 @04:20PM Paris Terrorists Used Burner Phones, Not Encryption, To Evade Detection
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:25PM Obama Lands In Cuba As First US President To Visit In Nearly A Century
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:22AM Rumor: Broadcom Phasing Out Wi-Fi Chip Business
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:20PM EU Court Says Hotspot Owners Aren't Liable For 3rd-Party Piracy
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:01AM Verizon To Pay $1.35 Million Fine To Settle US Privacy Probe
Monday March 14, 2016 @03:33PM LG Releases First Smartphone With DAB+ Chip
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:35PM Wi-Fi Hotspot Blocking Persists Despite FCC Crackdown
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM TP-Link Blocks Open Source Router Firmware To Comply With FCC Rules
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:13PM Hacking Internet-Connected Trucks and Buses
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:27PM Microcasting Color TV By Abusing a Wi-Fi Chip
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:34AM Raspberry Pi 3 Rolls Out With Faster CPU, On-Board Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth
Saturday February 27, 2016 @10:21AM Raspberry Pi 3 Brings Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:38PM FTC Forces Asus To Improve Router Security
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:03AM Researchers Make Low-Power Wi-Fi Breakthrough
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @05:31PM Internet By Light Promises To Leave Wi-Fi Eating Dust
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @02:13PM Mousejack Attacks Exploit Wireless Keyboards and Mice
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:15PM Telstra To Roll Out 1000Mbps 4G
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:50PM Airport Experiment Shows That People Recklessly Connect To Any Free Wi-Fi Spot
Monday February 22, 2016 @06:50PM Why DevOps Is So Painful For Big Companies
Monday February 22, 2016 @03:35PM Cyanogen Tackles How Developers Interact With Mobile Devices
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:35PM Good Riddance Payphones: NYC's Free Gigabit Wi-Fi Kiosks Go Live
Thursday February 18, 2016 @09:56PM Bad Karma: WISP Pares Back Its Monthly 4G Hotspot Plan, Again
Thursday February 18, 2016 @12:26PM Stealing Keys From a Laptop In Another Room — and Offline
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:23AM TP-Link Begins Lockdown of Firmware In Response To FCC
Sunday February 14, 2016 @03:34PM AT&T To Begin 5G Wireless Field Trials This Year
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:10PM Facebook Developing Radio Wave Mesh To Connect Offline Areas
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:42AM Japanese Researchers Achieve Record 56Gbps Wireless Transmission
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:12PM T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality, Says Stanford Report
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:03PM Google Testing Project Loon: Concerns Are Without Factual Basis
Thursday January 28, 2016 @12:22PM 1 In 3 Home Routers Will Be Used As Public Wi-Fi Hotspots By 2017
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:00PM OpenWrt Turns a $14 Card Reader Into the Smallest Wireless AP
Sunday January 24, 2016 @01:19PM Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300 Router With Active Antennas Tested
Sunday January 24, 2016 @12:23AM Sys-Admin Dispenses Passwords With a Banana
Wednesday January 20, 2016 @04:44PM Do the Risks of BYOD Outweigh the Benefits? (Video)
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @09:45AM Tracking Protection In Wi-Fi Networks Coming Soon To Linux
Monday January 11, 2016 @02:32AM New WiFi HaLow Protocol May Bring Old Security Issues With It
Friday January 08, 2016 @09:59PM ESP8266 Basic Interpreter Lowers IoT Entry Bar For Amateur Programmers
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:31PM Israeli Firm Creates a Device That Can Hack Any Nearby Phone
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Saturday November 21, 2015 @12:23AM Comcast Xfinity Wi-Fi Discloses Customer Names and Addresses
Sunday November 15, 2015 @01:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Saturday November 14, 2015 @10:16PM An Algorithm To Facilitate Uber-Style Dynamic Phone Tariffs
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @09:12AM FCC Fines Another Large Firm For Blocking WiFi
Sunday November 01, 2015 @06:41PM How a Group of Rural Washington Neighbors Created Their Own Internet Service
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:44PM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:29PM Sprint Will Start Throttling Customers Who Exceed 23GB Monthly
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:52AM Jamming Wi-Fi With a $15 Dongle
Thursday October 08, 2015 @07:22PM World's First 5G Field Trial Delivers Speeds of 3.6Gbps Using Sub-6GHz
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:54PM Worries Mount Over Upcoming LTE-U Deployments Hurting Wi-Fi
Thursday September 24, 2015 @04:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Thursday September 17, 2015 @01:52PM D-Link Accidentally Publishes Private Code Signing Keys
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:03AM Despite Reports of Hacking, Baby Monitors Remain Woefully Insecure
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @12:38PM Proposed MAC Sniffing Dongle Intended To Help Recover Stolen Electronics
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @08:49AM Ask Slashdot: Can Any Wireless Tech Challenge Fiber To the Home?
Monday August 31, 2015 @07:19AM T-Mobile Starts Going After Heavy Users of Tethered Data
Saturday August 29, 2015 @11:22PM Ask Slashdot: Suggestions For Taking a Business Out Into the Forest?
Friday August 28, 2015 @09:04PM Ask Slashdot: Best Data Provider When Traveling In the US?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:42PM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Saturday August 22, 2015 @06:24PM Why Google Wants To Sell You a Wi-Fi Router
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:04PM In Korea, Smartphones Use Multipath TCP To Reach 1 Gbps
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @08:44AM European Government Agrees On Net Neutrality Rules, With Exemptions
Thursday June 25, 2015 @07:19AM Your WiFi Continues To Offload Carriers' Networks
Saturday June 20, 2015 @02:29AM 5G Network Speed Defined As 20 Gbps By the International Telecommunication Union
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:36PM RealTek SDK Introduces Vulnerability In Some Routers
Thursday April 23, 2015 @01:46PM iOS WiFi Bug Allows Remote Reboot of All Devices In Area
Friday April 10, 2015 @10:52PM Nokia Networks Demonstrates 5G Mobile Speeds Running At 10Gbps Via 73GHz
Friday March 27, 2015 @07:12PM Facebook Successfully Tests Laser Internet Drones
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @01:43PM Full-Duplex Radio Integrated Circuit Could Double Radio Frequency Data Capacity
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @01:12PM Flaw In GoPro Update Mechanism Reveals Users' Wi-Fi Passwords
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @11:38AM UK Scientists Claim 1Tbps Data Speed Via Experimental 5G Technology
Saturday February 21, 2015 @10:06AM Ten Lies T-Mobile Told Me About My Data Plan
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @11:12AM Flaw In Netgear Wi-Fi Routers Exposes Admin Password, WLAN Details
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:31PM Kickstarted Firefox OS HDMI Dongle Delayed, DRM Support Being Added
Thursday February 05, 2015 @07:19PM Verizon Dropping Data Rates, But Current Customers Have To Call
Thursday January 29, 2015 @08:00PM Goodbye, Alek's Internet-Controlled Christmas Lights for Celiac Research
Thursday January 29, 2015 @12:07PM Canada Upholds Net Neutrality Rules In Wireless TV Case
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:11AM For New Yorkers, Cablevision Introduces a Wi-Fi-Centric VoiP Network
Thursday January 22, 2015 @04:56PM TWEETHER Project Promises 10Gbps MmW 92-95GHz Based Wireless Broadband
Thursday January 15, 2015 @11:41AM Pirate Activist Shows Politicians What Digital Surveillance Looks Like
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:49AM Asus Wireless Routers Can Be Exploited By Anyone Inside the Network
Friday January 02, 2015 @01:19PM New App Detects Government Stingray Cell Phone Trackers
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @01:11PM Hotel Group Asks FCC For Permission To Block Some Outside Wi-Fi
Friday November 21, 2014 @08:20PM Google's Project Loon Can Now Launch Up To 20 Balloons Per Day, Fly 10x Longer
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:48PM SatNOGS Wins the 2014 Hackaday Prize For Satellite Networked Open Ground Station
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @01:28PM Ask Slashdot: Unlimited Data Plan For Seniors?
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @08:21AM LAX To London Flight Delayed Over "Al-Quida" Wi-Fi Name
Monday October 20, 2014 @12:26AM Ask Slashdot: LTE Hotspot As Sole Cellular Connection?
Sunday October 19, 2014 @06:02PM Gigabit Cellular Networks Could Happen, With 24GHz Spectrum
Monday October 13, 2014 @01:54AM Samsung's Wi-Fi Upgrades Promise Speeds Up to 4.6Gbps
Thursday October 02, 2014 @03:15PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Worth Being Grandfathered On Verizon's Unlimited Data Plan?
Thursday September 25, 2014 @09:38AM Facebook To Start Testing Internet-Beaming Drones In 2015
Friday September 12, 2014 @09:24AM L.A. TV Stations Free Up Some Spectrum For Wireless Broadband
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @04:06PM Intel builds 'world's smallest' 3G modem
Thursday August 14, 2014 @09:11AM Ryan Lackey, Marc Rogers Reveal Inexpensive Tor Router Project At Def Con
Friday August 08, 2014 @03:34PM Ask Slashdot: Life Beyond the WRT54G Series?
Friday August 08, 2014 @02:52PM Russia Cracks Down On Public Wi-Fi; Oracle Blocks Java Downloads In Russia
Thursday August 07, 2014 @05:03PM The Hidden Cost of Your New Xfinity Router
Thursday August 07, 2014 @01:22PM Expensive Hotels Really Do Have Faster Wi-Fi
Monday August 04, 2014 @10:03PM Harvesting Wi-Fi Backscatter To Power Internet of Things Sensors
Saturday July 26, 2014 @05:31PM Verizon Now Throttling Top 'Unlimited' Subscribers On 4G LTE
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @10:07AM AirMagnet Wi-Fi Security Tool Takes Aim At Drones
Thursday June 26, 2014 @03:57PM Funding for iFind Kickstarter Suspended
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @09:18AM Florida Man Faces $48k Fine For Jamming Drivers' Cellphones
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @08:53AM $500k "Energy-Harvesting" Kickstarter Scam Unfolding Right Now
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @10:55AM Huawei, Vodafone Test Out Hybrid System That Combines LTE and GSM