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FCC warns against Wi-Fi hotspot blocking and hints at further crackdowns

After shutting down Marriott's attempt to block personal hotspot use, the FCC says it's looking into more violations elsewhere.

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Wi-Fi triage: 5 common solutions to your wireless woes

Lost your Wi-Fi network? Can't get a proper signal? Before you call your ISP try these easy DIY fixes.

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Cablevision to introduce true Wi-Fi-only mobile service

Cablevision is reportedly planning a new Wi-Fi only voice, text, and data service called Freewheel that will roll out in February.

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FreedomPop launches $5 unlimited Wi-Fi service, plans Wi-Fi phone

The plan can supplement cellular service from FreedomPop or other mobile operators.

Stay safe while staying connected to your tablet

Next time you take your tablet out and about, use these useful tips to stay secure.

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Marriott backs off from blocking Wi-Fi hotspots but leaves its FCC petition open

The hotel's attempted ban seemed like a shameless grab for Wi-Fi fees, but the hotel chain maintains it's just concerned about rogue hotspots.

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Sengled’s smart bulbs are multi-taskers

These light bulbs are much more than just sources of light.

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Ekin Labs says its free software can build a home-security system using hardware you already own

Hi WiFi creates a no-cost motion-sensor zone using your smartphone, tablet, and other devices connected to your wireless home router. Did we mention it’s free?

Umbrela takes an all-in-one approach to home control

Looking for a shortcut on your way to a smart home? Umbrela has a unique take.

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AllJoyn IoT platform reaches out to the Internet for remote control

A new gateway feature can give users remote access to multiple AllJoyn devices