Wi-Fi

10 Results

  • After India, Google expands public Wi-Fi to Indonesia

    After India, Google expands public Wi-Fi to Indonesia

    After a successful run in India, Google has brought its public Wi-Fi programme 'Google Station' to Indonesia that will help improve access to Internet at railway stations and other locations. "We are partnering with CBN and Fiberstar to bring high-speed......

    August 25, 2017
  • 96% Indians at risk while using public Wi-Fi: Norton by Symantec

    96% Indians at risk while using public Wi-Fi: Norton by Symantec

     A whopping 96 per cent of Indians put personal information at risk while using public Wi-Fi for checking bank accounts, sharing personal photos and videos, a report by Norton by Symantec said on Tuesday. According to the 'Norton Wi-Fi Risk......

    July 19, 2017
  • 'Your network router can covertly leak data'

    'Your network router can covertly leak data'

    Scientists have for the first time demonstrated that it is possible to covertly siphon sensitive files, passwords or other critical data from any common router. Researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel demonstrated how functionality light-emitting......

    June 6, 2017
  • Free Wi-Fi in all Punjab govt ITI’s, polytechnics and engineering colleges

    Free Wi-Fi in all Punjab govt ITI’s, polytechnics and engineering colleges

    The Punjab government will provide free Wi-Fi facility in all government ITIs, polytechnics and engineering colleges in the state. Disclosing this on Thursday, Punjab Technical Education Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said that an MoU for providing free Wi-Fi facility on......

    May 18, 2017
  • Railwire Saathi to provide e-services in 500 remote rail stations

    Railwire Saathi to provide e-services in 500 remote rail stations

     Aiming to provide connectivity in remote areas, Railways will set up Wi-Fi hotspot kiosks at about 500 stations and help people access an array of online services, including various government schemes. Christened as Railwire Saathi, the Wi-Fi kiosks will function......

    March 26, 2017
  • BSNL to tie-up with cable operators for broadband services

    BSNL to tie-up with cable operators for broadband services

    The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will soon be tying up with local cable network operators in Telangana to provide broadband services to its customers. "We have already tied up our broadband services with some of the local cable operators......

    March 11, 2017
  • TRAI favours PCO-type model for low-cost public Wi-Fi services

    TRAI favours PCO-type model for low-cost public Wi-Fi services

    Telecom regulator TRAI on Thursday recommended small entrepreneurs and shop owners be allowed to become Wi-Fi hotspot venues and team up with 'aggregators' to offer low-cost public Internet services in a PCO-type model. "Since there is a significant section of......

    March 9, 2017
  • TRAI favours PCO-type model for low-cost public Wi-Fi services

    TRAI favours PCO-type model for low-cost public Wi-Fi services

    Telecom regulator TRAI on Thursday recommended small entrepreneurs and shop owners be allowed to become Wi-Fi hotspot venues and team up with 'aggregators' to offer low-cost public Internet services in a PCO-type model. "Since there is a significant section of......

    March 9, 2017
  • Free Wi-Fi service at 100 railway stations

    Free Wi-Fi service at 100 railway stations

    With Kollam in south India becoming Wi-Fi-enabled, railways have completed the task of equipping 100 stations with free Wi-Fi service across the country by the end of 2016. The next move is to cover 400 major stations with free Wi-Fi......

    December 27, 2016
  • 2 GB data speed per second now possible!

    2 GB data speed per second now possible!

    A team of researchers from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has developed a nanocrystalline material that rapidly makes white light out of blue light, demonstrating data speeds of up to 2GB per second which can transform the......

    August 15, 2016