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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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Researchers develop 'multi-gigabit' wireless
— 2:58 PM on July 23, 2007

It's no secret that wireless connectivity protocols like Bluetooth lag behind wired networking methods in terms of transfer rates. However, researchers at the Georgia Institute...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Apple to adopt 802.11n early
— 12:45 AM on January 10, 2007

The new iPhone may have stolen the show at Macworld, but Apple CEO Steve Jobs also revealed some of the company's wireless networking plans. Those...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Abit cooks up Wi-Fi card for PCI Express
— 10:12 AM on December 12, 2006

As Asus continues to introduce motherboards with integrated Wi-Fi, Abit has decided to take a different approach to desktop wireless connectivity. The company

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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IEEE readies 100Gbps Ethernet standard
— 12:24 PM on December 8, 2006

Today's fastest Ethernet standard may support speeds up to 10Gb/s, but the IEEE doesn't intend to stop there. The Institute's 802.3 Higher Speed Study Group...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Routers, storage servers to integrate BitTorrent
— 1:00 AM on October 24, 2006

Three network device manufacturers have announced plans to integrate native BitTorrent functionality into their routers, network-attached storage (NAS), and media servers. The move stems...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Killer NIC gets an early review
— 3:10 PM on September 1, 2006

Bigfoot Networks' Killer NIC "gaming network accelerator" has yet to hit stores, but the card has landed in IGN's labs and been the...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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802.11n certification to take place ahead of time
— 1:59 PM on August 29, 2006

Voting on a second draft of the 802.11n Wi-Fi specification was recently pushed back a few months, and the final spec may now not...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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