Apple Updates AirPort Express

Apple Updates AirPort Express

No official announcements were made about the AirPort Express during Apple's recent WWDC conference. However, the Cupertino firm did slip in a surreptitious update on the compact wireless router after all. Read on to find out what's changed.
Wi-Fi Alliance Applies Finishing Touches on Miracast Certification Program

Wi-Fi Alliance Applies Finishing Touches on Miracast Certification Program

Consumers who are looking forward to standardized wireless AV connectivity may take heart in the Wi-Fi Alliance's recent announcement of the Miracast standard, slated to be ratified later this year.
Canon's New Wi-Fi Cameras Let You Share Photos & Videos Easily

Canon's New Wi-Fi Cameras Let You Share Photos & Videos Easily

By launching cameras with Wi-Fi capabilities, Canon is improving user experience by enabling a convenient way of sharing photos and videos directly from the camera. We managed to get hands-on time with these new IXUS cameras to see how they function.
Windows 8 - Built for Connectivity

Windows 8 - Built for Connectivity

One of the touted features of Windows 8 is its ability to handle connectivity seamlessly, be it at a Wi-Fi network or over a mobile broadband connection. Group program manager Billy Anders has published an official blog post that outlines steps taken to improve the wireless connectivity experience.
DLNA to Support Direct Media Transfers

DLNA to Support Direct Media Transfers

Digital Living Network Alliance announces the incorporation of "Wi-Fi Direct" into its DLNA Interoperability Guidelines.
Canon imageCLASS MF4580dw

Canon imageCLASS MF4580dw

The MF4580dw is a Wi-Fi enabled monochrome multi-function laser printer allowing print sharing among multiple users in home offices and SMBs.
LED Lightbulbs, Your New Wireless Transmitter

LED Lightbulbs, Your New Wireless Transmitter

German researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications have set a new speed record for Visible Light Communication technology, with speeds of up to 800Mbps.
Amazon's Cloud Services Used to Brute Force Wi-Fi Passwords

Amazon's Cloud Services Used to Brute Force Wi-Fi Passwords

A German researcher has claimed that he managed to make use of Amazon's EC2 cloud services to crack the passwords of Wi-Fi networks using brute force.
On Coffee Joints & The Wi-Fi Menace

On Coffee Joints & The Wi-Fi Menace

The unlikely marriage between coffee bars and wireless network connectivity has long been consummated in many places. As we nosedive into the 21st century, are cafes becoming increasingly antisocial and reclusive with Internet surfers? Here's my 2 sugar cubes worth.
Google Android 2.2 (Froyo) Enables USB Tethering and Wi-Fi Hotspot

Google Android 2.2 (Froyo) Enables USB Tethering and Wi-Fi Hotspot

Google certainly has all its cards ready with its upcoming Froyo update, which now includes a USB tethering option (finally) and the ability to create a Wi-Fi hotspot with your Android phone.