Tag: data Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi evolves 5G-type capabilities

While 5G will support unlicensed and shared spectrum, Wi-Fi has been moving in the other direction, taking on many characteristics of cellular technologies such...

Cablecos to disrupt US mobile market

If one thing is clear about 5G, it is that it will be a wireline as well as a wireless platform. Its base standards...

Comcast cuts truck rolls with open source AI software

Comcast claims to have saved tens of millions of dollars through avoiding the need for truck rolls, by using a machine learning program that...

Generating ROI with Guest Wi-Fi at Horse-Race Speeds!

In the last few years, the Horse Racing Tracks industry has been facing some serious challenges as competing leisure and gambling activities progressively outcompete...

Why Comcast Charter may keep their powder dry through 2018

Charter and Comcast only get one go at this – getting on to an equal footing with AT&T and Verizon in cellular – so...

Welcome to a New Wi-Fi World of Dining Experience

In an age where customers can pre-order online and trigger the preparation of their meal by simply driving into the restaurant parking lot, it...

Getting Past Smart City Growing Pains

The CIA Factbook reveals that more than 1 million people move into cities across the world every week. At the end of 2015, more...

Qualcomm adds 802.11ad and SON to its WiFi offering

In July 2014, Qualcomm acquired one of the pioneers of WiGig, a WiFi-like standard for the 60 GHz band, now under the auspices of...

Connectivity in Subways

Anyone who has traveled in a subway train has had the frustrating experience of losing their cell phone and Wi-Fi connection. As the number...

US cablecos poised to fulfil their wireless potential at last

The story of cable WiFi is, so far, one of fascinating potential rather than actual achievement. In the US, the major cablecos are investing...