EarthLink said it will shut down its Philadelphia Wi-Fi network on June 12 and then dismantle it.
Cablevision announced plans to build a Wi-Fi network covering its footprint that will be accessible to its broadband customers.
The free Wi-Fi that Starbucks and AT&T were offering to iPhone users has disappeared as quickly (and quietly) as it came, and the reasons behind the departure are equally vague.
Some iPhone users have reported that the newly launched AT&T hotspots are offering free Wi-Fi access to all iPhone users, as long as you have a valid iPhone phone number with the provider. Unfortunately, the situation is not quite as straightforward as one might hope.
They're not so far apart, the James Bonds and Bruce Waynes of the world—they're two sides of the same coin. But regardless if you opt for the "heads" of government-sponsored espionage or the "tails" of vigilante-style street justice, you'll want to be well equipped.
Starbucks has begun converting the wireless service in its retail outlets to AT&T’s network.
If you don’t need the features unique to Apple’s AirPort Extreme Base Station, the new Express is an affordable and portable alternative with advantages of its own, although it doesn’t match the Extreme’s performance.
Apple has updated AirPort Extreme drivers for Intel-based Macs still running Mac OS X v10.4.
Network World’s Ron Nutter fields a small business networking question on including a printer in a wireless network.
Intel recently demonstrated a modified 802.11 radio link with a data rate of around 6 Mbps and a range of more than 60 miles.