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CES: Gigabit Wi-Fi takes center stage

Vendors at CES 2012 will show the future of Wi-Fi: multi-gigabit data rates. First products are expected as early as mid-year.

Iomega unveils StorCenter ix2 network storage device

On Monday, Iomega announced a new desktop network storage device for small offices and homes, the StorCenter ix2.

Skype offers free Wi-Fi at select US airports

For a limited time, popular Internet calling service Skype will offer free Wi-Fi service at 50 major airports.

Carrier IQ: What you need to know

If you've heard the fuss over Carrier IQ and are wondering just what it's all about, look no further. Dan Moren's here to tell you what it is, who's involved, and whether you should be wrapping your phone in tinfoil.

Philippines police: AT&T hackers have terrorist connections

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and police in the Philippines have jointly busted a ring of four alleged hackers in Manila with connections to a terrorist group.

Remains of the Day: Shooting spree

The iPhone 4S's camera is launching the newest iPhone to such great heights, even while its competitors are down in the bargain bin. Elsewhere, the publishing industry refuses to crack a history book on the music business and New York's newest Apple Store will probably remained behind the curtain for a bit longer.

Study: iPhone 4S browsing, data fastest on AT&T

A study measuring the performance of the iPhone 4S on all three U.S. wireless carriers found AT&T to be superior in Web browsing and data downloads and uploads.

Cloud Engines unveils Pogoplug Cloud mobile cloud storage

Cloud Engines, maker of Pogoplug personal cloud computing hardware, adds mobile storage to its list of shared cloud services.

Apple issues MacBook Pro, AirPort firmware updates

Apple has released MacBook Pro SMC Firmware Update 1.5 and AirPort Base Station and Time Capsule Firmware Update 7.6.

Apple releases AirPort Utility for iOS

Apple early Wednesday released AirPort Utility for iOS 5, letting you manage your AirPort Extreme or AirPort Express from your iOS device.

Verizon files challenge to FCC's net neutrality rules

Verizon Communications has filed a lawsuit seeking to overturn the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules, the company said Friday.

Google lets Wi-Fi hotspot owners opt out of location service

Bowing to pressure from European privacy regulators, Google will soon allow owners of Wi-Fi access points to opt out of a Google service that allows smartphone owners to identify their location without using GPS.

Sprint sues to block AT&T-T-Mobile merger

Sprint isn't letting the Department of Justice have all the fun when it comes to filing suits against the proposed AT&T-T-Mobile merger.