2012olympics

04.04.12
BBC Olympic coverage to include 24 live HD channels available on TVs, phones, PCs and tablets
04.04.12

BBC Olympic coverage to include 24 live HD channels available on TVs, phones, PCs and tablets

The BBC has home field advantage for the 2012 Olympics, and it's revealing more details about how it...

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03.15.12
Virgin Media wins London Underground WiFi contract, provides conduit for tube station tweets
03.15.12

Virgin Media wins London Underground WiFi contract, provides conduit for tube station tweets

Remember the ten dozen WiFi hotspots London's underground said it was prepping ahead of the 2012 O...

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03.08.12
NBC, YouTube pair up for synchronized streaming at London 2012
03.08.12

NBC, YouTube pair up for synchronized streaming at London 2012

If the news that the Olympics is but 141 days away fills you with excitement, then you'll be overj...

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02.16.12
BBC 3D London Olympics plans include one live sporting event, daily highlights
02.16.12

BBC 3D London Olympics plans include one live sporting event, daily highlights

The Beeb has finally detailed its plans for 3D broadcasts during the London 2012 Olympic Games this...

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11.13.11
2012 London Olympics Super Hi-Vision broadcast coming to select US, Japan, UK locations
11.13.11

2012 London Olympics Super Hi-Vision broadcast coming to select US, Japan, UK locations

While Super Hi-Vision isn't expected to bring its 7,680 x 4,320 resolution (16x more detail than...

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05.04.11
Caption Contest: Samsung hires David Beckham as a global brand ambassador
05.04.11

Caption Contest: Samsung hires David Beckham as a global brand ambassador

David Beckham is a man that needs no introduction. Indeed, Samsung hopes he'll be the one making th...

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04.01.11
Samsung and Visa join forces to enable NFC mobile payment at 2012 Olympics
04.01.11

Samsung and Visa join forces to enable NFC mobile payment at 2012 Olympics

From a gadgeteer's point of view, one of the best things about the Olympics is its tendency to brin...

By R. Lai,   04.01.11
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03.26.11
London Underground to get 120 WiFi hotspots in advance of the 2012 Olympics
03.26.11

London Underground to get 120 WiFi hotspots in advance of the 2012 Olympics

A big announcement arrived today if you live in or around London: to prepare to the onslaught of da...

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02.21.11
Huawei offers to build out London Underground cellular coverage for free
02.21.11

Huawei offers to build out London Underground cellular coverage for free

No such thing as a free lunch, is there? China's Huawei has generously offered to pick up the rough...

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