Wireless
 
 
 
WiMax
 

New WiMax Chip Emerges & Is More Efficient Than Intels

Altair Semiconductor is stepping into the 4G arena by developing WiMax chips. They claim their chips are more efficient than their competitor's, using 3 times less energy, and are really small measuring just 7mm (I assume squar...
 
Wireless
 

USB WiFi Extender

My wireless connection, pending any cable outages, is fine. But sometimes I wouldn't mind stepping outside with my laptop and soak up some of that LA sun while I work. I've read about the tin foil ears you can slap on our route...
 
Business
 

Free WiFi For iPhone Customers Around the Corner

Today, Starbucks and AT&T announced a partnership to offer free and paid WiFi at all Starbucks locations. The partnership with AT&T ends a six year deal with T-Mobile. Though, a deal was struck with AT&T, and T-Mobi...

 
MP3
 

The Slacker Device (aka Slacker Portable) Review

It's probably safe to say we've all been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the much anticipated and hyped Slacker Device (aka Slacker Portable). Started by the founding fathers of MP3 players (CEOs of the original MP3 player comp...
 
Cell Phones
 

T-Mobile Shadow Announced and Now Available for Purchase

T-Mobile announced their latest and greatest phone a few days ago. Called the T-Mobile Shadow, it's exclusively available from T-Mobile and it apparently "strikes a unique balance of design and functionality so you can easily s...
 
Camcorders
 

Samsung Digicam Sports HSDPA (3G Connectivity)

Forget those temperamental WiFi hotspots. The new VLUU i70 Digicam by Samsung will sport not only a 7.2 megapixel CCD, a 3�? LCD and double as a media player but will also include HSPDA for 3G high speed connectivity anywhere y...

 
Photography
 

Nikon Coolpix 7.4 Megapixel WiFi Camera

Nikon unveiled its Coolpix 7.4 Megapixel camera with intergrated WiFi for quick transfer of recorded images.  Its sports a massive screen (3") that run the height of the camera and almost its width.  Specs include ISO 1600 with...
 
Computers
 

USB HSDPA Pivot Modem

The HSDPA modem is brought to you by the folks over at Korean company Login.  Sporting an interesting form factor - looks like the red puck thingee slides down to reveal single strength, and we're assuming it turns it on - this...
 
Wireless
 

High End Router for $5, just share your Internet

How does a consumer level WiFi router for $5 sound? If you're willing to share your Internet connection for 12 months then you got yourself a deal. A company called FON, which has supposedly raised $21.7 million in capital from...

 
Bluetooth
 

Special New Chip Increases Cell Phone Battery Life

Lately battery development has focused on creating a more efficient and longer lasting battery. Little thought has gone into how to make these battery dependent devices more efficient and ultimately suck down less energy. After...
 
Wireless
 

Belkin Wireless G Network Adapter

This Belkin Wireless Network adapter includes a desktop docking station such that you can place in an optimal position to receive a signal. Taking off out the door with the trustee laptop? Just remove from the USB base and slip...
 
Robots
 

Nabaztag Rabbit Now Available to Purchase in the USA

Remember that cute little Nabaztag rabbit that reacts to WiFi signals from your ‘puter? Well, it’s now available for preorder at ThinkGeek for $150. In case you did forget, the Nabaztag rabbit will flash, moves its ears, and ev...