Wifi

08.24.16
Google links Project Fi-approved WiFi hotspots to Nexus phones
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Google links Project Fi-approved WiFi hotspots to Nexus phones

WiFi Assistant automatically logs your phone into any approved wireless networks that are nearby.

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08.24.16
Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords
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Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords

This will let Red Cross workers use WhatsApp and Skype to contact locals who need help.

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08.23.16
MIT's smarter routers promise to fight crowded networks
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MIT's smarter routers promise to fight crowded networks

Programmable wired routers and coordinated wireless routers promise faster data with fewer bottlenecks.

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07.22.16
A new iOS 10 feature warns against open WiFi networks
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A new iOS 10 feature warns against open WiFi networks

It seems your phone can actually prompt you now if you're attempting to access unsecured networks.

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07.09.16
ICYMI: Pedestrian tracking bot and earthquake simulation
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ICYMI: Pedestrian tracking bot and earthquake simulation

Turing’s test needs robots to blend in among humans, so tracking how pedestrians move makes sense.

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