Wireless and Mobile Networking

  • News

    July 24, 2013

    After Hurricane Sandy, Verizon Takes Hostages

    The disaster allows a phone company to provide inferior service at a higher cost

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2012

    Can You Get Sued for File Sharing on Your WiFi Network?

    If you own an open WiFi connection, you might have worried whether you're liable for any copyright infringement taking place on that network -- even if you didn't do it. In a ruling that has caught the attention of lawmakers and attorneys worldwide, a Finnish court just ruled that owners of open Wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    NYC Is Getting Free Wi-Fi in Parks

    Wikipedia​New York is becoming just like a college campus -- Wi-Fi will soon be available all over the place! The city announced today that 26 locations in 20 parks are getting free AT&T Wi-Fi over the summer. You can boot up in three spots already: the Battery Bosque in Battery Park, the nort ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Dumbo Gets Free Wi-Fi; Manhattan's Paid Version to Follow

    ​As of today, Dumbo, Brooklyn, is the first -- and only -- location in the city to offer a free wireless network for the neighborhood. It's called Dumbo Wi-Fi, and it will be available outside, in streets, parks, and plazas, between the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges -- including in the newly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    Senator Chuck Schumer is Terrified of Hackers

    ​New York Senator Charles Schumer has issued a call to arms today to the largest sites on the internet, including Twitter, Yahoo, and Amazon, urging them to stop using the HTTP web protocol in favor of HTTPS, "after reports that hackers are granted easy access to users' private information thr ... More >>

  • News

    January 27, 2004


    Do You Really Need Intel Centrino Technology?

  • News

    July 15, 2003

    Flight Risk

    How to Protect Your Privacy While WiFi'ing

  • News

    May 14, 2002
  • News

    August 14, 2001

    High Speed, Freed

    Motley Crew Beams No-Cost Broadband to New York