Wireless

Intel working on wireless PCs and $1,000 luxury smart bracelet

IDF 2014 round-up - show floor IoT
Chip giant also plans wireless charging phone covers and wire-free PC-to-monitor connectivity
15 Sep 2014

Android smartphone and tablet Wi-Fi 'not great' for enterprise use

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'Android needs someone to fix its Wi-Fi,' Jagex head of IT Barry Zubel tells Computing
19 Aug 2014

If you want Cisco to deliver it’s “in for a penny, in for a pound” says University of Westminster

Brocade ICX6430C12 switch
"We went with Brocade because it looked less complex" says head of IT
11 Apr 2014

Building a smarter university

University of Southampton data centre manager Mike Powell tells Danny Palmer how a string of recent infrastructure projects will benefit students, staff – and the environment
25 Mar 2014

Brent Council picks Xirrus Wi-Fi for its 'cost-effectiveness and flexibility'

Wi-Fi will be used by 2,600 council staff, a third of whom use iPads every day
16 Jan 2014

Smart meters: an IT disaster waiting to happen?

Smart meters are finally ready to roll out across the UK. But is the selected system ‘the next major government IT disaster’?
10 Jan 2014

Ofcom identifies spectrum bands that could be used for 5G

New spectrum could expand mobile data capacity by 25 times by 2030
21 Nov 2013

Lean, green and flexible: exploring the IT powering WWF's new HQ

When the WWF designed its new headquarters, it knew its IT infrastructure had to be able to support hot-desking, mobile working and video conferencing in a cost-effective and eco-friendly way. Danny Palmer went to Woking to find out if it succeeded
12 Nov 2013

Influence: Mobile Working in the NHS

How tablets and secure remote technology is benefiting the healthcare industry
30 Oct 2013

Driving down costs and carbon emissions at the University of St Andrews

Steven Watt, CIO at the University of St Andrews, talks to Computing’s Graeme Burton about an IT consolidation and virtualisation project that has enabled the 600-year-old institution to cut both costs and power consumption
04 Sep 2013

PGA European Tour picks Xirrus Wi-Fi over Cisco, HP and Juniper

Xirrus beat competition because it had fastest deployment time
28 Aug 2013

Is Amazon setting up its own Google Fiber-beating wireless network?

Sources suggest e-commerce firm is testing network in Cupertino, California
23 Aug 2013

Self-powered computer chip that 'forms a network out of thin air' revealed at University of Washington

Chip draws energy from Wi-Fi and TV signals in the air around it
19 Aug 2013

Bedford Hospital NHS Trust goes for Xirrus over Nortel and Cisco for new Wi-Fi network

Hospital-wide Wi-Fi network will facilitate BYOD policy, says CIO Mark Austin
24 Jul 2013

Review: Onetouch Link Y800 on EE 4G

EE's 4G dominance comes to portable hotspots. Is the hardware and service level worth the premium outlay?
23 Jul 2013

O2 customers to get free Wi-Fi on London Underground

O2 joins EE and Vodafone as wholesale partners for Virgin Media's Wi-Fi service
12 Jul 2013

A triumph of modern technology


15 Mar 2013

Analysis: In a BYOD class of its own

Peter Gothard reports on a school that has embraced the bring-your-own-device philosophy and rolled out super-fast Wi-Fi for the benefit of pupils and staff
21 Feb 2013

Wi-Fi arrives at 20 more London Underground stations

Camden Town is now among 92 Wi-Fi enabled stations
11 Dec 2012

Prepare to turn your Wi-Fi up to 5

Danny Palmer looks under the bonnet of the forthcoming 802.11ac wireless standard and explains how organisations should gear up for its arrival
15 Nov 2012

The security behind Wi-Fi on the London Underground

Enline tells Computing about the technology behind the identity and access management of the tube's wireless internet service
03 Oct 2012

UK Broadband CEO: Fixed wireless is solution to fast broadband rollout woes

‘Joined-up’ network schemes could save money in period of scaled-back tech
12 Sep 2012

ARM reveals more details about M2M industry forum

Blueprints for the 'internet of things', not standards, the aim of the group
02 Aug 2012

ICO gamekeeper turns Google poacher

FoI request reveals that Google’s UK privacy manager worked at the Information Commissioner’s Office during StreetView investigation
06 Jul 2012