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Why can't SC have wi-fi if Pentagon can have it: J Chelameswar

If the headquarters of the United States' Department of Defense at Pentagon can have wi-fi facility, why can't it be installed in the Supreme Court, a top apex court judge asked on Wednesday.

BSNL to tie-up with cable operators to provide broadband services

BSNL to tie-up with cable operators to provide broadband services

The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will soon be tying up with local cable network operators in Telangana to provide broadband services to its customers.

BSNL users can access 44 million wi-fi hotspots abroad via Tata Communications

BSNL users can access 44 million wi-fi hotspots abroad via Tata Communications

State-owned telecom firm BSNL has partnered with Tata Communications to provide its customers access to 44 million wi-fi hotspots globally at fixed prices starting Rs 999.

Google, Railtel successfully roll out high speed Wi-Fi at 100th railway station

Google, Railtel successfully roll out high speed Wi-Fi at 100th railway station

Google and Railtel have successfully partnered to launch high-speed Wi-Fi service at the 100th station. The latest to add to the list is Udhagamandalam (Ooty).

People crave for Wi-Fi more than sex, chocolate or alcohol: Survey

People crave for Wi-Fi more than sex, chocolate or alcohol: Survey

The craze for wireless internet connection has gone up so much that almost half of the people now crave for Wi-Fi on the go. 

Are you doing these 7 things online? If so, stop them immediately

Are you doing these 7 things online? If so, stop them immediately

Here are seven things, many of which are common behaviors or easy traps people walk into every day, to stop doing immediately.

RailTel denies usage of free Wi-Fi service to mostly watch porn at Patna railway station

Public sector undertaking RailTel on Monday denied that the free Wi-Fi service in Patna railway station was used mostly to view porn.

 

Is your Wi-Fi too slow? Know the reasons and how to fix it

Is your Wi-Fi too slow? Know the reasons and how to fix it

Here are five reasons that slow down your internet speed and know how to fix it.

New nanomaterial promises 2 GB data speed per second

New nanomaterial promises 2 GB data speed per second

A team of researchers from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has developed a nanocrystalline material that rapidly makes white light out of blue light, demonstrating data speeds of up to 2GB per second which can transform the world of Wi-Fi.

Talks on with private players to provide Wi-Fi in whole Delhi

Talks on with private players to provide Wi-Fi in whole Delhi

The Delhi government is in talks with private players and assessing various models to bring the entire national capital under Wi-Fi network in "a year or two", an official said on Wednesday.

TRAI explores public wi-fi models, expects 90% cut in data cost

TRAI explores public wi-fi models, expects 90% cut in data cost

Telecom regulator TRAI Wednesday sought public views on allowing non-telecom companies to participate in setting up public wifi hotspots, and said low- cost Wi-Fi access infrastructure could slash internet rates by up to 90 percent, while offering faster speeds.

Using Wi-Fi illegally? It's a theft, says Saudi fatwa

A Saudi Arabian scholar has issued a fatwa against using another person`s Wi-Fi without permission, in line with the Islamic ruling that theft was forbidden.

All gram panchayats will be Wi-Fi connected by Oct 2018: Government

Under the programme, wi-fi will be delivered, with a viability finding kind of approach, to each and every citizen at the price of about Rs.100 per month. 

New Wi-Fi system uses 10,000 times less power

New Wi-Fi system uses 10,000 times less power

To achieve such low-power Wi-Fi transmissions, the team essentially decoupled the digital and analog operations involved in radio transmissions. 

Now, an Internet by light that is 100x faster than Wi-Fi

Now, an Internet by light that is 100x faster than Wi-Fi

Connecting your smartphone to the web with just a lamp -- that is the promise of Li-Fi, featuring Internet access 100 times faster than Wi-Fi with revolutionary wireless technology.

Digital 'magic wand' to improve healthcare, cybersecurity

Digital 'magic wand' to improve healthcare, cybersecurity

One of the main challenges is that most people do not know how to set up and maintain a secure network in their home, which can lead to compromised or stolen data or potentially allow hackers access to critical devices such as heart rate monitors or dialysis machines.

100 railway stations to have Google Wi-Fi in one year

At least 100 railway stations will have Google-sponsored Wi-Fi connectivity in one year, Union minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu said here on Saturday.

Wi-Fi for passengers at Ranchi station soon

Ranchi railway station would have Wi-Fi facility for passengers by end of this month, a senior railway official said today.

Get ready for Li-Fi: The revolutionary technology to transform wireless Internet!

Get ready for Li-Fi: The revolutionary technology to transform wireless Internet!

Forget Wi-Fi! The new entrant in town is the revolutionary technology Li-Fi that has become the talk of the internet.

Wi-Fi, CCTV cameras in some DTC buses by December

The Delhi government has decided to install CCTV cameras and provide Wi-Fi facility to commuters travelling in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses by December this year.