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Sprint to launch Wi-Fi calling, but slowly

Sprint plans to follow T-Mobile's lead and roll out Wi-Fi calling options, but just on two phones to begin with.

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OnLive founder promises perfect wireless service in crowds

Steve Perlman's Artemis technology promises to create "p-cells" that can help mobile devices thrive in close proximity. Here's how it works.

Augmented reality app points way to Japan's elusive free Wi-Fi

Navigating by augmented reality can be useful in dense cities like Tokyo

WifiForward group shows growing competition between carriers and cable operators

Cable operators in the U.S. have created a campaign group to push for more Wi-Fi frequencies for them to use

Google Wi-Fi could soon connect again in Mountain View

Approval by the city council later this month could re-establish free Wi-Fi in Google's hometown

Asus USB-AC56 review: Feature-rich and very fast

Asus makes the fastest 802.11ac router and the fastest 802.11ac adapter.

Linksys WUSB6300 review: Mediocre performance doesn't jibe with higher price

There just aren’t many reasons to consider this 802.11ac Wi-Fi client USB adapter.

Buffalo AirStation WI-U2-866D review: Decent performance for a low price

This isn't the best 802.11ac Wi-Fi USB adapter, but it boasts an excellent price-to-performance ratio.

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Tested: We push six 802.11ac Wi-Fi USB adapters to the limit

You have an 802.11ac router, and now you need adapters for your networked devices. But not just any old model will do. Our reviews show significant differences in performance and price.

Old-school Wi-Fi is slowing down networks, Cisco says

Cisco engineers are proposing standards changes to pare down unnecessary traffic