Slashdot Items Tagged "wireless"

Date / Time Story
Friday June 15, 2018 @03:54PM Time Warner Deal Aftermath: AT&T Is About To Give Free TV To Its Wireless Customers
Wednesday June 13, 2018 @03:34PM MIT's AI Uses Radio Signals To See People Through Walls
Friday June 08, 2018 @04:39PM WiFi Phishing Attacks Discovered Around Atlanta City Hall
Friday May 25, 2018 @06:17PM FBI Tells Router Users To Reboot Now To Kill Malware Infecting 500,000 Devices
Monday May 21, 2018 @08:16PM Comcast Website Bug Leaks Xfinity Customer Data
Monday May 21, 2018 @04:40PM Should T-Mobile Stop Claiming It Has 'Best Unlimited Network'?
Thursday May 17, 2018 @05:29PM Ask Slashdot: Which Is the Safest Router?
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @06:52PM Researchers Create First Flying Wireless Robotic Insect
Monday May 07, 2018 @06:00PM Connected Cars Don't Necessarily Disconnect Previous Owners When Resold
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @08:11PM Researchers Want To Turn Your Entire House Into a Co-Processor Using the Local Wi-Fi Signal
Monday April 30, 2018 @05:41PM Volkswagen, Audi Cars Vulnerable To Remote Hacking
Friday April 27, 2018 @01:22AM Sprint, T-Mobile Aiming To Reach Merger Deal Next Week
Thursday April 26, 2018 @06:54PM Apple Discontinues Its AirPort Router Line
Thursday April 26, 2018 @05:50PM Old AM Broadcast Towers Get a New Life
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @07:52PM AT&T, Verizon Under US Investigation For Collusion To Lock In Customers
Tuesday April 24, 2018 @07:07PM Ask Slashdot: Best Cell Phone Carrier In the US?
Thursday April 19, 2018 @02:36PM Comcast's New Wireless Service Goes Live For Current Xfinity Subscribers
Monday April 16, 2018 @06:55PM Planet Fitness Evacuated After WiFi Network Named 'Remote Detonator' Causes Scare
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @04:58PM Google Is in Talks to Buy Nokia's Airborne Broadband System: Bloomberg
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @05:00PM Russia Debuts Postal Drone, Which Immediately Crashes Into Wall
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:56AM Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ Benchmarks Show Significantly Improved Performance
Saturday March 24, 2018 @04:13PM Researchers Test Tooth-Mounted Sensor-Enabled Chips
Monday March 19, 2018 @12:23AM About a Quarter of US Adults Say They Are 'Almost Constantly' Online
Friday March 16, 2018 @10:46AM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any USB-C Wireless Video Solutions?
Friday March 16, 2018 @09:38AM Ask Slashdot: Are There Any USB-C Wireless Video Solutions?
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:37PM Google Fiber Is a Faint Echo of the Disruption We Were Promised
Thursday February 22, 2018 @01:19PM Intel, Microsoft, Dell, HP and Lenovo Expect PCs With Fast 5G Wireless To Ship Next Year
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:28PM Seattle To Remove Controversial City Spying Network After Public Backlash
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @04:21PM A Flaw In Hotspot Shield Can Expose VPN Users, Locations
Monday January 22, 2018 @05:33PM Android Can Now Tell You How Fast Wi-Fi Networks Are Before You Join Them
Friday January 19, 2018 @07:35PM Ajit Pai's FCC Can't Admit Broadband Competition Is a Problem
Thursday January 18, 2018 @09:13PM Google Releases Fix For Chromecast Wi-Fi Crashes
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @06:32PM Google Home and Chromecast Could Be Overloading Your Home Wi-Fi
Thursday January 11, 2018 @06:26PM FCC Undoing Rules That Make It Easier For Small ISPs To Compete With Big Telecom
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @12:34PM With WPA3, Wi-Fi Security is About To Get a Lot Tougher
Monday January 08, 2018 @06:45PM Wireless Charging Nears Unification As Powermat Cedes To Qi
Thursday January 04, 2018 @02:39AM Asus Is Turning Its Old Routers Into Mesh Wi-Fi Networks
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:34PM Roombas Will Soon Build a Wi-Fi Coverage Map While They Clean
Thursday December 28, 2017 @12:17PM Postcard From Pyongyang: The Airport Now Has Wi-Fi, Sort of
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @12:40AM FCC Approves First Wireless 'Power-At-A-Distance' Charging System
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:26PM Amazon Acquires Connected Camera and Doorbell Startup 'Blink'
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:21PM Airlines With the Best In-Flight Wi-Fi
Friday December 15, 2017 @04:02PM Canadian Cellphone Bills Are Some of the Highest In the World, Says Report
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @07:26PM T-Mobile Is Becoming a Cable Company
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @05:37PM AT&T Begins Testing High-Speed Internet Over Power Lines
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @09:54AM No Matter What Happens With Net Neutrality, an Open Internet Isn't Going Anywhere, Says Former FCC Chairman
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:26PM In-Store WiFi Provider Used Starbucks Website To Generate Monero Coins
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @05:50PM 40 Percent of America Will Cut the Cord By 2030, New Report Predicts
Friday December 01, 2017 @07:40PM Volunteers Around the World Build Surveillance-Free Cellular Network Called 'Sopranica'
Friday December 01, 2017 @05:42PM Every iPhone X Is Not Created Equal
Thursday November 30, 2017 @06:34PM Verizon Will Launch 5G Home Internet Access In 2018
Thursday November 30, 2017 @01:49PM 'Bomb on Board' Wi-Fi Network Causes Turkish Airlines Flight To Be Diverted
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:55PM How a Wi-Fi Pineapple Can Steal Your Data (And How To Protect Yourself From It)
Friday November 17, 2017 @06:57PM Verizon: No 4G-Level Data Caps For 5G Home Service
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:51AM Windows 10's Version of AirDrop Lets You Quickly Share Files Between PCs
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:36PM Every Patch For 'KRACK' Wi-Fi Vulnerability Available Right Now
Monday October 16, 2017 @12:06PM Microsoft Has Already Fixed the Wi-Fi Attack Vulnerability; Android Will Be Patched Within Weeks
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:09AM WPA2 Security Flaw Puts Almost Every Wi-Fi Device at Risk of Hijack, Eavesdropping
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @04:54PM Google Pixel Buds Are Wireless Earbuds That Translate Conversations In Real Time
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @02:02PM Turning Off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in iOS 11's Control Center Doesn't Actually Turn Off Wi-Fi or Bluetooth
Saturday September 16, 2017 @06:20PM Scientists Explore A Light Bulb-Based Based 10Gbps Li-Fi/5G Home Network
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:39PM 8,500 Verizon Customers Disconnected Because of 'Substantial' Data Use
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:30PM BlueBorne Vulnerabilities Impact Over 5 Billion Bluetooth-Enabled Devices
Saturday September 09, 2017 @07:29PM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With An Old Windows Phone?
Sunday August 27, 2017 @01:08AM A Platoon Of Networked Self-Driving Trucks Will Be Tested in the UK
Saturday August 12, 2017 @11:37PM Hundreds Of Smart Locks Get Bricked By A Buggy Firmware Update
Monday July 31, 2017 @04:52PM Bluetooth Battery Level Indicators May Soon Be Coming To Android
Sunday July 30, 2017 @12:16AM Will 'Smart Cities' Violate Our Privacy?
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:34PM iOS 11 Will Prevent Your iPhone From Automatically Connecting To Unreliable Wi-Fi Networks
Sunday July 23, 2017 @07:36PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Avoid Routers With Locked Firmware?
Saturday July 15, 2017 @05:40PM UK Wifi Provider Tricks Customers Into Agreeing To Clean Sewers
Sunday July 02, 2017 @04:05PM 15 Devices (Including 6 Laptops) Awarded FSF's 'Respects Your Freedom' Certification
Thursday June 29, 2017 @04:06PM Trump Picks Republican To Fill Empty Commissioner Seat At FCC
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:27PM WikiLeaks Dump Reveals CIA Malware For Tracking Windows Devices Via WiFi Networks
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:09PM Comcast and Charter In Talks With Sprint To Offer Wireless Service
Saturday June 24, 2017 @08:02PM How A Contractor Exploited A Vulnerability In The FCC Website
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:48PM Wireless and Drone Execs Praised President Trump as He Pledged To Cut Down Regulations
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:35PM T-Mobile Rolling Out 600 MHz Low-Band Wireless
Thursday June 15, 2017 @06:14PM CIA Created 'CherryBlossom' Toolkit For Hacking Hundreds of Routers Models
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @04:30PM The Next iPhone Will Have Wireless Charging, Says Apple Supplier
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:09PM Logitech Reveals Mouse Mat That Is a Giant Wireless Charging Pad
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:39PM Apple's New iPhones May Miss Out On Higher-Speed Data Links
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:29PM Scientists Find Way To Photograph People Through Walls Using WiFi
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:20PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Active Looks Like a Rugged LG G6
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:13PM Ask Slashdot: ISPs That Respect Your Online Privacy?
Sunday May 21, 2017 @01:39PM Soon You'll Be Able To Build Your Own 4G Network Over Wi-Fi Frequencies
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:06PM Netgear Adds Support For "Collecting Analytics Data" To Popular R7000 Router
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:32PM Researchers Create a T-Shirt That Monitors the Wearer's Breathing Rate In Real Time
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:20PM More Than 35,000 AT&T Workers Threaten Weekend Strike
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:18AM Any Half-Decent Hacker Could Break Into Mar-a-Lago
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:19AM Sprint Sues FCC For 'Capricious' Deregulation of Business Data Services
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @08:24PM New IoT Malware Targets 100,000 IP Cameras Via Known Flaw
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:47PM Comcast and Charter Agree Not To Compete Against Each Other In Wireless
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:37PM Majority of US Households Now Cellphone-Only, Government Says
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @10:37AM T-Mobile Says It Will Launch Nationwide 5G Network In Three Years
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:18AM Stray WiFi Signals Could Let Spies See Inside Closed Rooms
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:13PM Apple Patent Hints At Wirelessly Charging Your iPhone Via Wi-Fi Routers
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:58PM Slashdot Asks: Which Wireless Carrier Do You Prefer?
Friday April 14, 2017 @08:21PM Remote-Access Router Exploit Finally Revealed
Friday April 14, 2017 @11:26AM Virgin Media Starts Turning Customer Routers Into Public Wi-Fi Hotspots
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:46AM Comcast Launches New Wireless Service, Xfinity Mobile
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @07:44PM Android Devices Can Be Fatally Hacked By Malicious Wi-Fi Networks
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:25PM AT&T Receives $6.5 Billion To Build Wireless Network For First Responders
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:41PM Burglars Can Easily Make Google Nest Security Cameras Stop Recording
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:43PM Sony Patent Could Let You Wirelessly Charge Your Phone From Another Device
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:24PM MAC Address Randomization Flaws Leave Android and iOS Phones Open To Tracking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @11:33PM Verizon Wireless Wades Right Back Into the Net Neutrality Debate With Fios Deal
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:12PM Nearly 200,000 Wi-Fi Cameras Are Open To Hacking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:46PM T-Mobile Raises Deprioritization Threshold To 30GB
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:56AM FCC Investigating Coast-To-Coast 911 Outage For AT&T Wireless Users
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:51PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Best Protect Client Files From Wireless Hacking?
Saturday March 04, 2017 @06:11PM New Technique Turns Random Objects Into FM Radio Stations
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:23AM Sorry, Apple, the Headphone Jack Isn't Going Anywhere
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:14PM Microsoft Is Killing Off Skype WiFi Service
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:11PM Battle of the Carriers: T-Mobile's New Promotion Offers Three Unlimited Data Lines For $100
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:39AM Tech Breakthroughs Take a Backseat in Upcoming Apple iPhone Launch
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @06:58PM T-Mobile Promises Big LTE Boost From 5GHz Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @05:32PM Disney Develops Room With 'Ubiquitous Wireless' Charging
Saturday February 18, 2017 @03:33PM RSA Conference Attendees Get Hacked
Saturday February 18, 2017 @03:31PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:40PM SoftBank Is Willing To Cede Control of Sprint To Get T-Mobile Merger Done, Says Report
Thursday February 16, 2017 @06:41PM AT&T Is the Latest Carrier To Offer Unlimited Data For All Its Customers
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:45PM Google Fiber Sheds Workers As It Looks to a Wireless Future
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:04PM Apple Joins Wireless Power Consortium Amid Rumors of iPhone With Wireless Charging
Monday February 13, 2017 @08:38AM Qualcomm's New 802.11ax Chips Will Ramp Up Your Wi-Fi
Saturday February 11, 2017 @06:50PM College Network Attacked With Its Own Insecure IoT Devices
Thursday February 09, 2017 @06:42PM All Three New 2017 iPhones To Feature Wireless Charging, Says Analyst
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Friday February 03, 2017 @06:40PM FCC Rescinds Claim That AT&T, Verizon Violated Net Neutrality
Friday February 03, 2017 @02:17PM LG Confirms 5K Mac Monitor Has Issue When Placed Near a Router, Says New Batch To Have Enhanced Shielding
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @07:59AM EU Announces Deal To End All Wireless Roaming Charges
Monday January 30, 2017 @06:41PM LG's UltraFine 5K Display Becomes Useless When It's Within Two Meters of a Router
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:49PM Netflix Will Now Let Android Users Download Content Onto SD Storage
Monday January 23, 2017 @06:07PM Apple Investigating Issue With AirPods Randomly Disconnecting During Calls
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:33PM Second Time In 9 Months: AT&T Raises Phone Activation Fee $5, Now Charges $25
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:25PM Verizon Looking To Buy Comcast or Charter, Says Report
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:10PM Amazon Seeks FCC Permission To Run Wireless Tests In Washington State
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @11:14PM New FCC Report Says AT&T and Verizon Zero-Rating Violates Net Neutrality
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:20AM Wireless Headphone Sales Soared After Apple Dropped Headphone Jack
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:14PM Verizon Purges Unlimited Data Customers, Targets Those Using 200GB
Monday January 09, 2017 @09:41AM LG Threatens To Put Wi-Fi in Every Appliance it Introduces in 2017
Saturday January 07, 2017 @03:45AM US Government Offers $25,000 Prize For Inventing A Way To Secure IoT Devices
Friday January 06, 2017 @05:06PM Original iPhone Prototype With iPod Click Wheel Surfaces Online
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:16PM T-Mobile Eliminates Cheaper Postpaid Plans, Sells 'Unlimited Data' Only
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @11:36AM AT&T Plans 5G Network Trial for DirecTV Customers
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:14PM Linksys Latest Company To Unveil a Wi-Fi Mesh System
Sunday January 01, 2017 @12:35AM Verizon and AT&T Prepare to Bring 5G To (Select) Markets In 2017
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:21PM GM Partners With Boston Startup WiTricity To Develop Wireless Charging Technology
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:24AM Netgear Releases 'Beta' Patches For Additional Routers Found With Root Vulnerability
Thursday December 15, 2016 @07:49PM Apple Will Charge You $69 To Replace a Lost AirPod
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:38PM Super Mario Run Is Now Available
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:46PM UK 4G Coverage Worse Than In Romania and Peru, Watchdog Finds
Sunday December 11, 2016 @02:32PM Vulnerability Prompts Warning: Stop Using Netgear WiFi Routers
Friday December 09, 2016 @10:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:06PM AirPods Delay Attributed To Apple Ensuring Both Earpieces Receive Audio At Same Time
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:26PM US Flight Regulators Consider Whether To Allow Or Bar In-flight Wi-Fi Calls
Thursday December 08, 2016 @09:23PM Samsung May Permanently Disable Galaxy Note 7 Phones In The US As Soon As Next Week
Thursday December 08, 2016 @07:58PM Transportation Department Proposes Allowing In-Flight Phone Calls
Thursday December 08, 2016 @10:06AM Microsoft Wants To Enable Cellular PCs, But Will Carriers Bite?
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:55PM Bluetooth 5 Is Here
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @04:29PM T-Mobile CFO: Less Regulation, Repeal of Net Neutrality By Trump Would Be 'Positive For My Industry'
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:44PM Millions In US Still Living Life In Internet Slow Lane
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:32PM Hacker Explains How He Hacked Into Tel Aviv's Public Wi-Fi Network In Three Days
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @03:20PM Facebook's Latest Experiment: Helping You Find Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @06:12PM Comcast Takes $70 Gigabit Offer Away From Cities Near Chicago
Saturday November 12, 2016 @08:26PM Smartphone WiFi Signals Can Leak Your Keystrokes, Passwords, and PINs
Friday November 11, 2016 @11:21PM HTC Vive Goes Wireless
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:42PM Google Safe Browsing Adds 'Repeat Offender' Category
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:53PM Samsung Is Cutting the Note 7's Access To Mobile Networks In New Zealand
Friday November 04, 2016 @02:55PM Man Who Named His Wi-Fi SSID 'Daesh 21' Prosecuted Under French Anti-Terror Law
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @10:59AM The AT&T-Time Warner Merger Must Be Stopped
Monday October 31, 2016 @04:37PM AT&T Falsely Claimed Pro-Google Fiber Rule Is Invalid, FCC Says
Monday October 31, 2016 @04:14PM Foxconn Testing Wireless Charging For iPhone 8
Saturday October 29, 2016 @02:19PM New Attack Can Seize Control of Drones
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @06:43PM Apple Delays AirPods Beyond Original 'Late October' Window
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @09:21PM Google Fiber Pauses Operations, CEO Leaves, and About 9 Percent of Staff Is Being Let Go
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @09:44AM Wi-Fi Alliance Begins Certification Process For Short-Range Wireless Standard WiGig (802.11ad)
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:03PM New York Times Buys The Wirecutter For $30 Million
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:06PM WikiLeaks To Its Supporters: 'Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point'
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:00AM AT&T Considers Buying Time Warner
Thursday October 20, 2016 @07:59PM iPhone 7 Plus Qualcomm LTE Modem Significantly Outperforms Intel LTE Modem, Study Finds
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:02PM WikiLeaks: Ecuador Cut Off Assange's Internet Access
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:33PM California City Converts Its Street Lights Into A High-Speed IoT Backbone
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:42AM DHS Warns of Mirai Botnet Threat To Cellular Modems
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:06PM Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:11PM Netflix Now Only Has 31 Movies From IMDB's Top 250 List
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:33PM Google Hires Joke Writers From Pixar and The Onion To Make Assistant More Personable
Friday October 07, 2016 @11:49PM AT&T Considers Stopping All Samsung Note 7 Sales
Monday October 03, 2016 @06:46PM Google Fiber Is Now a Fiber and Wireless ISP
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:13PM Sandpoint Town Square Home To First Public Solar Roadways Panel Installation
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts