Tag Archives: Wi-Fi

FCC proposes freeing up Wi-Fi for commercial aviation

The Federal Communications Commission has unanimously voted in favor of taking comments on a proposal to free up 500MHz of the wireless spectrum for commercial aviation, in a move that could see Wi-Fi services on planes become faster, more reliable and cheaper. Currently, only 4MhZ of the spectrum is used for ground-to-air services that allow some…

Logitech announces iPhone controlled entertainment center

Logitech has unveiled a brand new home entertainment system which will allow users to control all of their media devices from their iPhone. Harmony Smart Control System is a small hub that can be connected to eight devices via Wi-Fi, this includes televisions, speakers, gaming consoles and other media players. Your iPhone will then become a universal…

Apple TV Wi-Fi problems? There’s a replacement program for that…

If you have a 3rd generation Apple TV experiencing connection issues, you’ll be glad to know that Apple has kicked off a replacement program to swap out those with issues for fault-free devices. The specific issue was one whereby the Apple TV either would connect via Wi-Fi, or couldn’t maintain a stable connection. It’s not affecting everyone, but for…

Latest Mac mini supports 450 Mb/s Wi-Fi

Apple announced its latest array of Macs at its October 23 event last month, but when it announced the Mac mini, the Cupertino company didn’t give us a heap of details. That’s why it’s only just been discovered by Macg.co that the machine supports 450 Mb/s Wi-Fi due to upgraded antennas. This means that – on Wi-Fi speeds – the Mac mini is on par with…

TiP Daily: October 9, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily October 9, 2012: The first unboxing videos of the fifth-gen iPod Touch have hit the web, a new reports claims the iPad mini will be Wi-Fi only, and more! – Wi-Fi only iPad mini: http://tinyurl.com/8vp3edn – 5th-gen iPod Touch shipments: http://tinyurl.com/9o2lqob – iPod Touch unboxing: http://tinyurl.com/9ubb6sm – Follow me on…

iPad mini limited to Wi-Fi only?

According to a new report coming out of The Guardian, when Apple launches the infamous iPad mini, it will only come in a Wi-Fi only flavor. While this may initially be a bummer for some potential customers out there, in the long run this definitely makes sense. If Apple releases an iPad mini, it will be the low-cost solution to the much higher-priced…