Slashdot Items Tagged "wireless"

Date / Time Story
Friday November 20, 2015 @11:23PM Comcast Xfinity Wi-Fi Discloses Customer Names and Addresses
Sunday November 15, 2015 @12:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Saturday November 14, 2015 @09:16PM An Algorithm To Facilitate Uber-Style Dynamic Phone Tariffs
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @08:12AM FCC Fines Another Large Firm For Blocking WiFi
Monday November 02, 2015 @04:13PM Sprint Signs First Direct Roaming Agreement With Cuba
Sunday November 01, 2015 @05:41PM How a Group of Rural Washington Neighbors Created Their Own Internet Service
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:44AM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Monday October 19, 2015 @11:38AM LTE 4G Networks Put Androids At Risk of Overbilling and Phone Number Spoofing
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:29PM Sprint Will Start Throttling Customers Who Exceed 23GB Monthly
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:29AM FCC's WiFi Rule-Making: Making It Fair For Both Open Source and Proprietary
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:52AM Jamming Wi-Fi With a $15 Dongle
Thursday October 08, 2015 @06:22PM World's First 5G Field Trial Delivers Speeds of 3.6Gbps Using Sub-6GHz
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:54AM Worries Mount Over Upcoming LTE-U Deployments Hurting Wi-Fi
Monday September 28, 2015 @12:14PM Europe Agrees To Agree With Everyone Except US What 5G Should Be
Thursday September 24, 2015 @03:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Thursday September 17, 2015 @12:52PM D-Link Accidentally Publishes Private Code Signing Keys
Sunday September 13, 2015 @10:50PM Google Partnering With Indian Railways To Provide Wi-Fi Hotspots
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:03AM Despite Reports of Hacking, Baby Monitors Remain Woefully Insecure
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @04:13PM Seeing 2.4 GHz Radio Waves
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:38AM Proposed MAC Sniffing Dongle Intended To Help Recover Stolen Electronics
Sunday September 06, 2015 @12:49PM Microsoft Killing Off Nokia's Windows Phone Apps
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @07:49AM Ask Slashdot: Can Any Wireless Tech Challenge Fiber To the Home?
Monday August 31, 2015 @06:19AM T-Mobile Starts Going After Heavy Users of Tethered Data
Saturday August 29, 2015 @10:22PM Ask Slashdot: Suggestions For Taking a Business Out Into the Forest?
Friday August 28, 2015 @08:04PM Ask Slashdot: Best Data Provider When Traveling In the US?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @11:42AM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:24PM Why Google Wants To Sell You a Wi-Fi Router
Sunday August 16, 2015 @04:34PM The Promise of 5G
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Friday August 07, 2015 @10:52AM ProxyHam Debunked and Demoed At DEFCON
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:04PM In Korea, Smartphones Use Multipath TCP To Reach 1 Gbps
Thursday July 23, 2015 @10:21PM Cell Service At US Airports Varies From 1st Class To Middle-seat Coach
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:39PM Cuba Connecting Universities With Fiber
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:44AM European Government Agrees On Net Neutrality Rules, With Exemptions
Thursday June 25, 2015 @04:57PM WiFi Offloading is Skyrocketing
Thursday June 25, 2015 @06:19AM Your WiFi Continues To Offload Carriers' Networks
Saturday June 20, 2015 @01:29AM 5G Network Speed Defined As 20 Gbps By the International Telecommunication Union
Thursday June 04, 2015 @05:50PM Researchers Power a Security Camera With Wi-Fi Signals
Monday June 01, 2015 @09:34PM Nokia Shifts To Selling Back-End Systems To Mobile Networks
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @06:36PM RealTek SDK Introduces Vulnerability In Some Routers
Thursday April 23, 2015 @12:46PM iOS WiFi Bug Allows Remote Reboot of All Devices In Area
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @04:55PM Wi-Fi Attack Breaks iPhones By Locking Them Into an Endless Loop
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:52PM Nokia Networks Demonstrates 5G Mobile Speeds Running At 10Gbps Via 73GHz
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:12PM Facebook Successfully Tests Laser Internet Drones
Thursday March 26, 2015 @07:39PM Big Vulnerability In Hotel Wi-Fi Router Puts Guests At Risk
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @12:43PM Full-Duplex Radio Integrated Circuit Could Double Radio Frequency Data Capacity
Monday March 16, 2015 @07:14AM Cuba Approves First Public Wi-Fi Hub In Havana
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @12:12PM Flaw In GoPro Update Mechanism Reveals Users' Wi-Fi Passwords
Monday March 02, 2015 @12:10PM Feds Admit Stingray Can Disrupt Bystanders' Communications
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @10:38AM UK Scientists Claim 1Tbps Data Speed Via Experimental 5G Technology
Saturday February 21, 2015 @09:06AM Ten Lies T-Mobile Told Me About My Data Plan
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @10:12AM Flaw In Netgear Wi-Fi Routers Exposes Admin Password, WLAN Details
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:31PM Kickstarted Firefox OS HDMI Dongle Delayed, DRM Support Being Added
Thursday January 29, 2015 @07:00PM Goodbye, Alek's Internet-Controlled Christmas Lights for Celiac Research
Thursday January 29, 2015 @11:07AM Canada Upholds Net Neutrality Rules In Wireless TV Case
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:11AM For New Yorkers, Cablevision Introduces a Wi-Fi-Centric VoiP Network
Thursday January 22, 2015 @03:56PM TWEETHER Project Promises 10Gbps MmW 92-95GHz Based Wireless Broadband
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @05:59PM Google Plans Major Play In Wireless Partnering With Sprint and T-Mobile
Thursday January 15, 2015 @06:19PM Simple Rogue WiFi Hotspot Captures High Profile Data
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:41AM Pirate Activist Shows Politicians What Digital Surveillance Looks Like
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:49AM Asus Wireless Routers Can Be Exploited By Anyone Inside the Network
Friday January 02, 2015 @12:19PM New App Detects Government Stingray Cell Phone Trackers
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @12:11PM Hotel Group Asks FCC For Permission To Block Some Outside Wi-Fi
Monday December 01, 2014 @11:14AM How the Rollout of 5G Will Change Everything
Sunday November 23, 2014 @08:10PM Bidding In Government Auction of Airwaves Reaches $34 Billion
Friday November 21, 2014 @07:20PM Google's Project Loon Can Now Launch Up To 20 Balloons Per Day, Fly 10x Longer
Friday November 14, 2014 @01:48PM SatNOGS Wins the 2014 Hackaday Prize For Satellite Networked Open Ground Station
Thursday November 06, 2014 @11:25PM Informational Wi-Fi Traffic As a Covert Communication Channel For Malware
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @12:28PM Ask Slashdot: Unlimited Data Plan For Seniors?
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @07:21AM LAX To London Flight Delayed Over "Al-Quida" Wi-Fi Name
Sunday October 19, 2014 @11:26PM Ask Slashdot: LTE Hotspot As Sole Cellular Connection?
Sunday October 19, 2014 @05:02PM Gigabit Cellular Networks Could Happen, With 24GHz Spectrum
Thursday October 16, 2014 @04:52PM Internet Companies Want Wireless Net Neutrality Too
Monday October 13, 2014 @12:54AM Samsung's Wi-Fi Upgrades Promise Speeds Up to 4.6Gbps
Thursday October 02, 2014 @02:15PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Worth Being Grandfathered On Verizon's Unlimited Data Plan?
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @01:56PM Boeing Told To Replace Cockpit Screens Affected By Wi-Fi
Thursday September 25, 2014 @06:15PM BT and Coke To Offer Free Rural Wi-Fi In South Africa Through Vending Machines
Thursday September 25, 2014 @08:38AM Facebook To Start Testing Internet-Beaming Drones In 2015
Monday September 22, 2014 @01:38PM New Long-Range RFID Technology Helps Robots Find Household Objects
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @04:01PM Scientists Twist Radio Beams To Send Data At 32 Gigabits Per Second
Friday September 12, 2014 @08:24AM L.A. TV Stations Free Up Some Spectrum For Wireless Broadband
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @03:06PM Intel builds 'world's smallest' 3G modem
Thursday August 14, 2014 @08:11AM Ryan Lackey, Marc Rogers Reveal Inexpensive Tor Router Project At Def Con
Friday August 08, 2014 @02:34PM Ask Slashdot: Life Beyond the WRT54G Series?
Friday August 08, 2014 @01:52PM Russia Cracks Down On Public Wi-Fi; Oracle Blocks Java Downloads In Russia
Thursday August 07, 2014 @04:03PM The Hidden Cost of Your New Xfinity Router
Thursday August 07, 2014 @12:22PM Expensive Hotels Really Do Have Faster Wi-Fi
Monday August 04, 2014 @09:03PM Harvesting Wi-Fi Backscatter To Power Internet of Things Sensors
Monday August 04, 2014 @01:02PM Planes Can Be Hacked Via Inflight Wi-fi, Says Researcher
Saturday July 26, 2014 @04:31PM Verizon Now Throttling Top 'Unlimited' Subscribers On 4G LTE
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @09:21PM How the Internet of Things Could Aid Disaster Response
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @09:07AM AirMagnet Wi-Fi Security Tool Takes Aim At Drones
Sunday July 06, 2014 @09:31PM Free Wi-Fi Supplier, Gowex, Files For Bankruptcy
Thursday June 26, 2014 @02:57PM Funding for iFind Kickstarter Suspended
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @08:18AM Florida Man Faces $48k Fine For Jamming Drivers' Cellphones
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @07:53AM $500k "Energy-Harvesting" Kickstarter Scam Unfolding Right Now
Sunday June 22, 2014 @08:10AM EFF To Unveil Open Wireless Router For Open Wireless Movement
Thursday June 19, 2014 @05:06PM Chinese Vendor Could Pay $34.9M FCC Fine In Signal-Jammer Sting
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @09:55AM Huawei, Vodafone Test Out Hybrid System That Combines LTE and GSM
Monday June 16, 2014 @08:38PM EU, South Korea Collaborate On Superfast 5G Standards
Monday June 16, 2014 @08:34PM Man Builds 60-foot Tower to Get Highspeed Access
Monday June 16, 2014 @05:26PM Google Floats Balloons For Free Wi-Fi
Sunday June 15, 2014 @04:50PM Can Google Connect the Unconnected 2/3 To the Internet?
Monday June 09, 2014 @02:10PM Replicating the NSA's Gadgets Using Open Source
Thursday June 05, 2014 @08:52AM Free Wi-Fi Coming To Atlanta's Airport
Saturday May 31, 2014 @10:21AM Huawei Successfully Tests New 802.11ax WiFi Standard At 10.53Gbps
Friday May 30, 2014 @04:43PM Tiniest Linux COM Yet?
Thursday May 29, 2014 @05:37PM How MIT and Caltech's Coding Breakthrough Could Accelerate Mobile Network Speeds
Monday May 12, 2014 @01:14PM Ericsson Trial 10Gbps 5G Mobile Broadband Network in Japan
Friday April 25, 2014 @07:57AM Google Mulling Wi-Fi For Cities With Google Fiber
Thursday April 17, 2014 @03:18PM Ask Slashdot: Which Router Firmware For Bandwidth Management?
Thursday April 03, 2014 @08:26AM New MU-MIMO Standard Could Allow For Gigabit WiFi Throughput
Monday March 24, 2014 @05:25PM Ubuntu Phone Isn't Important Enough To Demand an Open Source Baseband
Friday March 21, 2014 @07:48PM WPA2 Wireless Security Crackable WIth "Relative Ease"
Friday March 21, 2014 @07:23PM Wireless Carriers In Huge Washington Lobby Fight Over Spectrum Auction
Sunday March 16, 2014 @07:29AM Harsh Wireless Conditions? Send In the Drone Hot Spot
Thursday March 06, 2014 @06:39PM Stanford Team Tries For Better Wi-Fi In Crowded Buildings
Thursday February 20, 2014 @08:27AM Routers Pose Biggest Security Threat To Home Networks
Wednesday February 19, 2014 @01:03PM New 'pCell' Technology Could Bring Next Generation Speeds To 4G Networks
Thursday February 13, 2014 @02:44PM Linksys Routers Exploited By "TheMoon"
Wednesday February 12, 2014 @09:26PM 11-Year UK Study Reports No Health Danger From Mobile Phone Transmissions
Thursday February 06, 2014 @01:47PM The Standards Wars and the Sausage Factory
Friday January 31, 2014 @01:00PM Canadian Spy Agency Snooped Travelers With Airport Wi-Fi
Tuesday January 21, 2014 @10:57AM Sniffing and Decoding NRF24L01+ and Bluetooth LE Packets For Under $30
Friday January 17, 2014 @06:47PM Mozilla Is Mapping Cell Towers and WiFi Access Points
Monday January 06, 2014 @12:41PM Linksys Resurrects WRT54G In a New Router
Monday December 30, 2013 @01:46AM Parents' Campaign Leads To Wi-Fi Ban In New Zealand School
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @12:24PM Graphene-based Nanoantennas Could Allow WLANs of Nanodevices
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @08:16AM Inside the Massive 2014 Winter Olympics WiFi Network
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @12:07PM Swarm Mobile's Offer: Free Wi-Fi In Exchange For Some Privacy
Sunday November 17, 2013 @06:30PM Skydiving Accident Leaves Security Guru Cedric 'Sid' Blancher Dead At 37
Saturday November 16, 2013 @02:29AM Google Patenting Less Noble Use of Project Loon Tech
Saturday November 09, 2013 @01:00AM Seattle PD Mum On Tracking By Its New Wi-Fi Mesh Network
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @10:31AM Apple Blocks Lawrence Lessig's Comment On iOS 7 Wi-Fi Glitch
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @07:29AM Connecting To Unsecured Bluetooth Car Systems To Monitor Traffic Flow
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @07:36AM German Scientists Achieve Record 100Gbps Via Wireless Data Link
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @06:45AM D-Link Router Backdoor Vulnerability Allows Full Access To Settings
Monday October 14, 2013 @10:10PM Unifying Undersea Wireless Communication Using TCP/IP
Wednesday October 09, 2013 @08:42AM Mountain View To Partially Replace Google Wi-Fi
Saturday October 05, 2013 @10:48AM Ask Slashdot: Best Open Source Project For a Router/Wi-Fi Access Point?
Thursday September 26, 2013 @07:37PM New Zealand Converting Old Phone Booths Into National WiFi Network
Thursday September 19, 2013 @03:41PM Wi-Fi Sniffing Lets Researchers Build Graph of Offline Social Networks
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @08:43AM Court Declares Google Must Face Wiretap Charges For Wi-Fi Snooping
Monday August 26, 2013 @03:13PM The Big Hangup At Burning Man Is Cell Phones
Sunday August 25, 2013 @04:14AM Sources Say Amazon Testing Its Own Wireless Networking Service
Saturday August 24, 2013 @08:15AM Ask Slashdot: 4G Networking Advice For Large Outdoor Festival?
Thursday August 22, 2013 @08:54AM A New Spate of Deaths In the Wireless Industry
Sunday August 11, 2013 @12:49PM Londoners Tracked By Advertising Firm's Trash Cans
Saturday August 10, 2013 @12:11PM Bad Connections Dog Google's Mountain View Wi-Fi Network
Thursday August 08, 2013 @08:13AM MS: Windows Phone 8 Wi-Fi Vulnerable, Cannot Be Patched
Monday August 05, 2013 @07:42PM Wi-Fi Pineapple Hacking Device Sells Out At DEF CON
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @10:26PM Aussie Wi-Fi Patent Nears Expiry In the United States
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @05:09PM Congress Wants FCC To Auction TV White Spaces
Tuesday July 30, 2013 @12:12PM Sprint May Have Unlimited Data Plans, But Not Unlimited Customers
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @09:43AM Long Range RFID Hacking Tool To Be Released At Black Hat
Monday July 22, 2013 @02:03PM What Wi-Fi Would Look Like If We Could See It
Thursday July 18, 2013 @02:14PM Comcast May Put Wi-Fi Transceivers On Cars, Buses, Humans
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @08:43AM How To Compete With NSA By Hacking a Verizon Network Extender
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @08:18PM MagicPlay: the Open Source AirPlay
Saturday June 29, 2013 @08:08AM MIT Researchers Can See Through Walls Using Wi-Fi
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @08:39AM Black Hat Talks To Outline Attacks On Home Automation Systems
Thursday June 13, 2013 @09:26AM iPhone Apparently Open To Old Wi-Fi Attack
Friday June 07, 2013 @12:24PM Private Networks For Public Safety
Friday May 24, 2013 @10:11AM AT&T Quietly Adds Charges To All Contract Cell Plans
Monday May 20, 2013 @09:31PM German Researchers Hit 40 Gbps On Wireless Link
Sunday May 19, 2013 @01:50PM Google's Nexus Q Successor Hits the FCC
Friday May 17, 2013 @05:08PM 9th Grade Science Experiment: Garden Cress Won't Germinate Near Routers
Sunday May 12, 2013 @06:58AM Congress Wants Federal Government To Sell 1755-1780 MHz Spectrum Band
Thursday May 09, 2013 @07:47AM Tool Reveals iPad and iPhone User Locations
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @03:05PM FSF certifies Atheros-based ThinkPenguin 802.11 N USB adapter
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @12:39PM New OpenWRT Drops Support For Linux 2.4, Low-Mem Devices
Thursday April 25, 2013 @10:21AM Microsoft Ad Campaign Puts a Hotspot Inside a Magazine
Wednesday April 24, 2013 @08:30PM No Porn From Public WiFi Hotspots In the UK Proposed
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @11:41AM FCC Issues Forfeiture Notices to Two Business for Jamming Cellular Frequencies
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @08:21AM Boston Officials Did Not Shut Down Cell Network After Marathon Bombing
Tuesday April 09, 2013 @09:05AM OpenWLANMap: Free WLAN-Based GPS Replacement
Monday April 08, 2013 @09:18PM Energy Use From Wireless Networks Will Dwarf Data Center Use By 2015
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @02:54PM How Often Do You Change Your Wireless Lan Password?
Tuesday March 26, 2013 @10:34AM Google Tests White Space Radio For Schools In South Africa
Monday March 11, 2013 @07:18PM NASA Wants New Space Net To Sustain Big Data Dumps; Moon and Mars Trips
Monday March 11, 2013 @06:53AM Europe Tests Land-Based GPS Backup To Counter GPS Jamming
Thursday March 07, 2013 @09:37PM FTC Goes After Scammers Who Blasted Millions of Text Messages
Monday February 25, 2013 @11:21AM Mobile Carriers Use Firefox OS To Fight Google, Apple
Friday February 22, 2013 @06:50PM Carmakers Oppose Opening Up 5GHZ Spectrum Space For Unlicensed Wi-Fi
Thursday February 21, 2013 @09:22AM Got a Cell Phone Booster? FCC Says You Have To Turn It Off
Thursday February 21, 2013 @02:23AM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With an Advanced Wi-Fi Leech?
Wednesday February 20, 2013 @07:16PM FCC Moves To Boost Wireless Speeds
Friday February 15, 2013 @07:36AM First Bionic Eye Gets FDA Blessing
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @10:49PM Britain Could Switch Off Airport Radar and Release 5G Spectrum
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @08:00AM Britain Could Switch Off Airport Radar And Release Spectrum
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @11:50AM Connecting Android Phones Without Carrier Networks
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @10:29AM Android phones are connecting without carrier networks
Sunday February 10, 2013 @08:30PM Open Spectrum Does Not Mean Free Internet
Sunday February 10, 2013 @08:24PM Open Spectrum Does Not Mean Free Internet
Thursday February 07, 2013 @08:36AM Startup Uses Radiation Fear To Map Cellphone Coverage
Wednesday February 06, 2013 @01:14PM Startup Uses Radiation Fear To Map Cellphone Coverage
Monday February 04, 2013 @12:42PM FCC Proposal Would Cover the US With Public Wi-Fi
Monday February 04, 2013 @10:22AM As 4G Seeps In, Verizon Offers Cheap(er) No-Contract 3G Plans
Thursday January 31, 2013 @02:51PM Can Any Smartphone Platform Overcome the Android/iOS Duopoly?
Thursday January 31, 2013 @02:29PM Making Wireless Carriers Play Together