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What's next for Bigfoot? New CEO Michael Howse speaks out
— 1:59 PM on January 30, 2009

We haven't heard much from Bigfoot Networks since we reviewed the firm's Killer...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Researcher cracks WPA Wi-Fi encryption in 15 minutes
— 4:24 PM on November 6, 2008

Folks breaking into WEP-encrypted Wi-Fi networks has become a fact of life. That's why most knowledgeable users rely on WPA or WPA2 encryption systems instead....

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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GPGPU software lets hackers break into Wi-Fi networks
— 1:38 PM on October 13, 2008

You've heard the pitch by now: general-purpose computing on GPUs is the future, and both AMD and Nvidia graphics processors can deliver massive performance increases...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Networking

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Xohm WiMax debuts in Baltimore
— 5:07 PM on September 29, 2008

At last. Conforming to the schedule it announced in June, Sprint Nextel has...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking

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Third-gen Intel vPro Technology debuts
— 1:41 PM on September 22, 2008

During a "virtual event" on its website this afternoon, Intel unwrapped its third-generation vPro Technology. If you've been keeping track, you'll know Intel

Type: News story Tags: Systems Networking

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Killer NICs find their way into Dell gaming PCs
— 11:25 AM on September 18, 2008

Remember Bigfoot's Killer NIC? Bigfoot Networks introduced this network card last year, promising to dramatically shrink latencies in games. The card essentially works to speed...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Networking

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Analysts have low expectations for WiMAX
— 10:21 AM on June 23, 2008

Sprint announced plans last week to begin consumer WiMAX wireless broadband trials in Baltimore, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. later this year. However, a Frost...

Type: News story Tags: Networking Personal tech

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Sprint's WiMAX to debut this fall
— 12:20 PM on June 19, 2008

After a few false starts, Sprint finally plans to begin consumer trials of its WiMAX networks this fall, according to a report by Telephony...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking

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Clearwire, Sprint Nextel join forces on WiMAX
— 10:42 AM on May 7, 2008

Where the likes of AT&T and Verizon have shunned WiMAX, Clearwire and Sprint Nextel are betting it all on the new mobile broadband technology. According...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Internet Networking

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Japanese cell carrier preps 250Mbps service
— 1:23 PM on March 26, 2008

If you've ever wanted to stream high-definition video to your cell phone, now you can—at least if you're part of trials being conducted by NTT...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking Personal tech

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Bluetooth to join forces with Wi-Fi
— 2:46 PM on February 11, 2008

The Bluetooth interface has many advantages, but speed really isn't one of them. The current Bluetooth 2.0 standard allows for a maximum speed of 3Mbps,...

Type: News story Tags: Networking Personal tech

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Apple announces Time Capsule, new Apple TV
— 3:07 PM on January 15, 2008

The MacBook Air was undoubtedly the highlight of Apple's Macworld conference this morning, but it wasn't the only item on the menu. Indeed, Apple...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Mac Networking

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Comcast to up cable speeds tenfold this year
— 11:10 AM on January 9, 2008

Another major Internet service provider will join Verizon in offering ultra-high speed broadband connections in the U.S. this year. According to a report by USA...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking

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D-Link DPG-1200 puts YouTube on your TV
— 10:35 AM on January 7, 2008

Consumer networking equipment maker D-Link has a plethora of new products on display at the Consumer Electronics Show this week. Many have already been...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Networking

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Verizon cooks up 200Mbps FiOS
— 4:23 PM on November 12, 2007

The FiOS fiber-to-the-premises services Verizon currently offers may be fast, with their 30Mbps peak download speeds, but they still pale in comparison to the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking

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New memory card adds Wi-Fi to digital cameras
— 6:00 AM on October 31, 2007

A company called Eye-Fi has released a rather unusual SD memory card aimed at digital cameras. The Eye-Fi Card has 2GB of capacity and...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Software Networking

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Storm botnet could outperform top supercomputers
— 1:04 PM on September 7, 2007

Stanford University's Folding@Home project is a great example of desktop computers pooling their computing resources together, but what if a botnet generated by malware...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Networking

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City Wi-Fi fails in Chicago, San Francisco
— 1:01 PM on August 30, 2007

Plans for city-wide Wi-Fi have stalled in two major US cities in the past couple of days. In Chicago, the city has been...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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