User devices gearing up for WiMAX

Based on announcements made recently by Intel, we should be seeing WiMAX integrated into laptops in the next generation of Centrino chips in 2008 and WiMAX in digital cameras and handheld games consoles in 2009.Based on announcements made recently by Intel, we should be seeing WiMAX integrated into laptops in the next generation of Centrino […]

The Nokia N95 reviewed; UK carriers stripping Internet phone features

I wanted to wait until I got a chance to play with the N95 and post my review on Muniwireless, but this weekend, Om Malik posted a thorough review on his blog and I thought I would share it with you. Om Malik spent several days playing with the N95. He raves about the 5-megapixel […]

Meraki enables free public Wi-Fi in San Francisco

Meraki, a Mountain View company that sells inexpensive wireless nodes, is leading a grassroots effort to bring more free public Wi-Fi access to the city. People frustrated with the Board of Supervisors delaying the EarthLink network are starting to take matters into their own hands. Meraki, a Mountain View company that sells inexpensive wireless nodes, […]

Verint Systems announces 4.9Ghz solutions

Verint Systems has expanded its web-based surveillance systems to support municipal public safety and security organizations using the 4.9 GHz band.According to a company press release, Verint’s new Nextiva Intelligent Edge Solutions are designed to work within Wi-Fi, mesh and municipal wireless networks. The solutions support the licensed 4.9 GHz public safety band and have […]

EarthLink gives free muni Wi-Fi service with your Nokia N800

EarthLink is offering free wireless Internet service until 1 January 2008 for Nokia N800 users in the following cities: Anaheim, Corpus Christi, Milpitas and New Orleans. EarthLink is offering FREE internet service for Nokia N800 users on the EarthLink Wi-Fi / Feather network until January 1, 2008. The EarthLink Wi-Fi / Feather network is currently […]