Posts Tagged ‘ WiFi ’

Eye-Fi Adds Video Upload Support For Photobucket, SmugMug, Picasa

May 6th, 2009 | By | Category: Video

Wireless memory card maker Eye-Fi yesterday announced that it is extending support for users’ video uploads to popular online photo-and video-sharing sites Picasa Web Albums, Photobucket, and SmugMug. Eye-Fi’s patent-pending technology works with Wi-Fi networks to automatically send photos and videos from a digital camera to online, in-home and retail destinations. Users of the 4GB […]

Women Choosing The Internet Over Sex

Dec 12th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Video

Hide the iPhone! Unplug the WiFi hub! A new survey by Intel has found that 46% of women would rather go without sex for two weeks than give up the Internet for that long.  Just when we thought we were getting our sexy back, too.  Here are the bare facts: 46% of women would rather go […]

AT&T Announces Free WiFi For iPhone Users, Then Denies It – Again!

Jul 18th, 2008 | By | Category: General, iPhone

Note: See update at the end of this article. AT&T has just announced a fantastic perk for iPhone owners with AT&T contracts, free WiFi for iPhone customers on the nation’s largest Wi-Fi hotspot network. This opens up more than 17,000 hotspots, including Starbucks, to iPhone users to use for free on their iPhone, laptop or […]

Why Do The Best Hotels Have The Worst Internet Service?

Jul 7th, 2008 | By | Category: General

I’ve travelled a lot in the last few years, and one thing I’ve noticed is that there seems to be an inverse relationship between the quality of hotels that you stay at and their Internet service: the more you pay for your hotel room, the worse the Internet service seems to be. I’ve had great […]

AT&T Site Spills Secrets On 3G iPhone, Free WiFi Access

May 8th, 2008 | By | Category: iPhone

Though we haven’t seen any official announcement from AT&T, its site is already touting 3G iPhone coverage and free wireless access at the company’s 17,000 hotspots. The AT&T site now touts 3G support for the iPhone: Data Access In order to use data such as email, Google Maps, YouTube videos and web browsing, AT&T recommends […]

Speed Up Your Mac’s WiFi Networking

May 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Computer Hardware, Podcasting Hardware

Other World Computing announced today the availability of 802.11n WiFi Adapters that promise to let any Macintosh computer upgrade to 802.11n wireless connectivity via USB, PCMCIA, or PCI card options. With 802.11n, indoor ranges of up to 220 feet (outdoor up to 500 feet) and performance of up to 300Mbps are possible — or up […]

Free WiFi For iPhones, Laptops

May 1st, 2008 | By | Category: General, iPhone, iPods & Portable Media Players

MacRumors reports that AT&T hotspots are now offering free Wi-Fi access to iPhone users. Barnes and Noble, Starbucks and presumably AT&T’s 71,000 other Wi-fi hotspot locations are now offering iPhone users a custom portal to access free Wi-Fi. A special iPhone formatted page asks for your mobile phone number. Once entered, you can access the […]

New Wireless Multimedia Center

Apr 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Podcasting Hardware

The Falcon MVIX is a new drive enclosure that loads your media files via Ethernet or WiFi so you can view them on a HDTV. It combines three main functions: It’s a hard drive enclosure, so you can add your own IDE or SATA hard drive and use it to store your media files. It […]

Apple Introductions Fail to Wow, But iTV Looks Promising

Sep 12th, 2006 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, iPods & Portable Media Players

Apple held a special event today to introduce an updated iPod lineup and a new version of iTunes. The introductions were evolutionary updates to existing products instead of revolutionary ones. The iPod shuffle is now smaller, but still not edible; Apple iTunes 7 adds movie downloads; Apple has a deal with the NFL to deliver […]

Sirius Problems with Satellite Radio?

Sep 6th, 2006 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

It looks like Sirius may be realizing that it has some serious problems with the viability of satellite radio. The company’s latest strategy features a new device, the Sirius Stiletto Live portable Receiver SL100PK1, that can receive audio via WiFi. That’s right – the latest device from Sirius works over the Internet using WiFi, expanding […]