Wireless

  • Logitech X100 wireless speaker launched in India at Rs 2,995 16-04-2014 04:55 PM

    New Delhi: Logitech India announced the latest addition to its range of Bluetooth audio products - Logitech X100 Wireless Speaker. It is said to deliver crystal-clear sound for its small size. It includes Bluetooth connectivity and has a batter backup of 5 hours. The built-in mic for handsfree phone calls...
  • Indian-origin engineers create a device for faster wireless technology 09-03-2014 04:49 PM

    Washington: Using an inexpensive Rs 3,600 inkjet printer, two Indian-origin electrical engineers at the University of Utah have for the first time produced microscopic structures that use light in metals to carry information. This new technique, which controls electrical conductivity within such micro-structures, could be used to rapidly fabricate superfast...
  • 5G network is going to be awesome. Here's why 10-02-2014 02:27 PM

    As people across the world get used to the fourth generation (4G) mobile technology, companies have started working on the fifth generation (5G), which is likely to be available for use by 2020. Here is how fast the 5G network would be. ...
  • Apple's smartwatch may come with solar power, wireless charging capabilities: Report 03-02-2014 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Longer-lasting batteries are crucial for a new crop of wearable computers whose rise may upend Apple and Google's dominance of mobile devices. A new report from the New York Times said Apple is trying and experimenting with different technologies to make its products last longer. Reportedly, Apple may...
  • MTNL customers to get WiFi services at non-home spots 26-01-2014 01:00 PM

    Mumbai: Ailing state-owned telecom company MTNL plans to launch high speed WiFi services in Mumbai and Delhi, which will provide Internet services to customers at different locations, apart from their homes. MTNL will be tying up with malls, coffee chains and food courts to provide this unlimited WiFi service to...
  • Wireless charger for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 priced at Rs 3,299, coming soon to India 15-01-2014 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Google has announced the launch of the Nexus Wireless Charger for the Indian market. The device is listed as "Coming soon" on the Google India Play Store, and is priced at Rs 3,299. The universal Nexus Wireless Charger works with Nexus 7 (2013), Nexus 5, and Nexus 4....
  • ViewSonic allows wireless sharing of content from projectors, displays 27-11-2013 02:01 PM

    New Delhi: ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual display solutions, delivers the ultimate in wireless sharing, flexibility and connectivity with its new Miracast and Intel WiDi optimized ViewSync WPG-370 gateway solution. Ideal for enterprise, SMB, and education environments as well as AV installers, the WPG-370 provides advanced universal...
  • Motorola looking to exit wireless LAN business: Sources 20-10-2013 10:05 AM

    New York: Motorola Solutions Inc is exploring the sale of its underperforming wireless LAN business, which has grappled with declining share in a market dominated by rivals such as Cisco Systems Inc, people familiar with the matter said. An exit from the wireless LAN market would come as Motorola, the...
  • Ambani bets on 4G broadband in India, but risks abound 24-06-2013 09:55 AM

    Mumbai: Indian tycoon Mukesh Ambani hopes his multi-billion dollar bet on cheap high-speed wireless broadband could change the way nearly a billion of his countrymen use mobile devices from the way they do banking to watching cricket. In a country where most people own a mobile phone yet lack basic...
  • Audi launches car-shaped wireless computer mouse at Rs 5,599 10-06-2013 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: German luxury car manufacturer Audi has announced the launch of a car-shaped wireless computer mouse. It features 2.4 GHz technology with scroll wheel and high-resolution 2000 dpi sensor with a minimum range of 6 meter. Audi computer mouse in a sculpted Audi car body is compatible with PC...
  • 83 per cent fall in mobile call charges in the last 9 years 29-05-2013 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: The average cost of mobile phone call has declined by a sharp 83 per cent to 47 paise in the last nine years, the government claimed today. Wireless subscriber base on the other hand has expanded about 25-fold to over 86 crore, it said. "The average tariff for...
  • Google to bankroll, build wireless networks across Africa: Report 25-05-2013 04:43 PM

    Washington: Google Inc intends to finance, build and help operate wireless networks from sub-Saharan Africa to Southeast Asia, hoping to connect a billion or so people in emerging countries to the Internet, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The Internet search giant - which has for years espoused universal...
  • Transmitter found near China border no threat: Police 19-05-2013 05:14 AM

    Shimla: Ending over five months of speculation after the recovery of a wireless transmitter close to India-China border in Himachal Pradesh, the state police on Saturday said it was used by trekkers for communication and posed no security threat. "The equipment found December 4 near Jangi vilage in Kinnaur district...
  • US Cellular embraces iPhone after rejecting it 05-05-2013 04:49 PM

    New York: US Cellular, the only major US wireless carrier to resist the iPhone, says it's going to start selling it this year. CEO Mary Dillon announced the reversal Friday on a call with investors and analysts. She didn't specify exactly when the company would start selling Apple's phone, or...
  • Vodafone investors want full takeover by Verizon 27-04-2013 06:54 AM

    London: Six major Vodafone investors said $100 billion was not enough for the British company's stake in its US joint venture with Verizon Communications, and urged the latter to come up with an offer of at least $120 billion. Their comments followed a Reuters report on Wednesday that Verizon had...
  • Watch: Woman speaking on a 'mobile phone' in 1938 03-04-2013 07:55 AM

    London: A video running viral on Youtube which reportedly shows a woman speaking on a wireless device in a 1938 film could be the proof of the world's first mobile phone. The short video clip, which is believed to have attracted over 342,000 views on YouTube, features a woman named...
  • 2G: Bail hearing of 5 corporate executives today 31-10-2011 07:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the bail pleas of five corporate executives involved in the 2G scam. Unitech Wireless' MD Sanjay Chandra, Swan Telecom's Director Vinod Goenka and Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group's executives Hari Nair, Gautam Doshi and Surrendra Pipara will be appearing in court...
  • 2G: CBI to oppose bail to corporate executives 30-10-2011 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: The CBI will oppose the bail of five corporate executives in the Supreme Court which will hear their petitions on Monday, in connection with the 2G scam, days after it did not object to the bail pleas of DMK MP Kanimozhi and four others in the trial court....
  • C Spire Wireless to get iPhone 20-10-2011 11:41 AM

    New York: Apple Inc. said on Tuesday that C Spire Wireless, the eighth-largest phone company of the US, will start selling the iPhone 4S in a few weeks. That's a major coup for the small company, which provides service in Mississippi and surrounding states. So far, only the three biggest...
  • The Reliance juggernaut on the move, again! 20-10-2011 11:23 AM

    India, for Paul E Jacobs - CEO of $ 11-billion telecom research and hardware company Qualcomm - has been like a box of chocolates, in a very Forrest Gump way. The good surprise came on June 11, 2010, when Qualcomm won the licence to offer broadband wireless access (BWA) in...
  • 2G: SC to hear Unitech MD bail plea today 30-09-2011 07:43 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court (SC) will hear the bail plea of Unitech MD Sanjay Chandra on Friday in the 2G spectrum scam case. Chandra is currently in judicial custody for his alleged involvement in the 2G scam. The apex court is already hearing a plea for regular bail by...