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October 22, 2012 04:21 PMMotorola has released a computing platform that straddles the juncture of science-fiction and real-world technology.
May 31, 2011 03:57 PMAt the recent Connected Home Global Summit in London, England, the Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Wi-Fi Direct program from the Wi-Fi Alliance received top honors in the Best Contribution to Interconnectivity Standards. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Wi-Fi Direct is a certification designation given to products that are capable of device-to-device connections without the presence of a traditional home, office or hotspot network.
January 04, 2011 07:57 PMIn late 2010, I blogged about Wi-Fi Direct's arrival. Though ad hoc wireless networking has been allowed under 802.11 operations since the standard was a baby, it wasn't exactly easy to execute. Now, Wi-Fi Direct puts a friendly face on device-to-device wireless communications, and some predict that it will seriously horn in on Bluetooth's place in the grand scheme of personal connectivity. Wi-Fi Direct has higher speeds and longer ranges than Bluetooth, so it's easy to see why Wi-Fi Direct may be appealing at first blush. But it isn't the right fit in all cases, and promoting Wi-Fi Direct as the deserving executioner of Bluetooth is a bad move.
May 27, 2010 09:00 AMBelkin recently announced the release of their CableFree USB Hub, and this humble accessory could mean big things in the connected world. If you didn't know better, you'd likely glance at CableFree and yawn it away as just another wireless device, in the fashion of so many wireless keyboards and mice. Oh, but you'd be wrong.
April 07, 2007 04:00 AMThese snazzy new headsets feature noise-canceling technology that lets you hold a quiet conversation without having to look for a phone booth.
March 28, 2007 01:00 PMThe announcements continue the trend of smartphone makers moving into the consumer market with lower priced and more stylish devices.
March 20, 2007 09:16 PMThe Wireless Laser Desktop 4000 includes a keyboard design that reduces physical stress from typing and a laser mouse that's more responsive than the older optical mouse, the company said.
January 29, 2007 10:25 PMThe technology also is used to exchange information between laptops, PCs, printers, digital cameras, and video game consoles.
January 09, 2007 10:22 PMApple's CEO Steve Jobs introduces the iPhone, which he says is an iPod, a mobile phone, and an Internet communication device.
January 08, 2007 06:41 PMCompany is gingerly picking its way through the mobile phone thicket by introducing one non-Wi-Fi phone and one Wi-Fi-only model
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