Vestel Uses Quantenna for Wi-Fi

by Bob Raikes

Quantenna of the UK said that it has done a deal with Vestel for the Turkish TV maker to include Quantenna’s QSR1000 chipset to support 802.11ac Wi-Fi in some sets in 32″, 40″ and …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| TVs (TV Sets)| Vol 22 - Issue 42| Wi-Fi

AirTies Teases us With “Same Old Stuff”

by Bob Raikes

We met with Turkey-based Wi-fi specialist AirTies, in particular CEO Bülent Çelebi, who had a very nice bottle of chilled white wine on his table just as the exhibition was winding down on Sunday …

Tags:IBC 2015| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 37| Wi-Fi

Rockchip Slashes WiFi Power Draw

by Tom Allen

Rockchip’s new low-power WiFi product, launched at Computex, is said to cut power consumption of IoT devices by up to 85%. The Rockchip RKi6000 is the company’s new SoC processor technology, with power consumption …

Tags:Bluetooth| Computex 2015| Internet of Things IOT| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 23| Wi-Fi| Wireless

AirTies Bullish on Demand for Great Wi-Fi

by Bob Raikes

We have been reporting on AirTies for six years. The company has STB products for in-home distribution of content exploiting its mesh Wi-Fi technology. The latest Air 7410X is sampling now and will be …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| PowerLine Networks| STBs| TV Connect 2015| Vol 22 - Issue 18| Wi-Fi

IoT Drives WiFi Device Growth

by Tom Allen

Around 2.3 billion WiFi-connected devices were shipped worldwide last year, says Taiwan’s MIC, driven by smartphone and Internet of Things (IoT) demand. The figure was an 18% YoY rise. All sectors of the computing …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 17| Wi-Fi| Worldwide

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CeBIT Shows the Future of Mobile Computing

by Bob Raikes

Back in the spring of 2012, for my market research clients, I looked at the topic of wireless connections to displays. It has seemed to me, for some years, that the increasing miniaturisation of …

Tags:CeBIT 2015| HP Inc| Intel| Miracast| Qualcomm| Vol 22 - Issue 13| Wi-Fi| WiDi| WiGIG

Samsung to Market 60GHz Wireless in 2015

by Super User

Samsung has said that it will commercalise 60GHz wireless products next year. Data transmission speeds are as much as five times faster than today’s Wi-Fi (4.6Gbps). A 1GB film can be transferred in ‘less …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Samsung| Vol 21 - Issue 41| Volume 21| Wi-Fi| WiGIG

Ocean Enables WiFi Campaigns Across Portfolio

by Super User

Ocean Outdoor’s new Ocean Labs division has rolled out Wi-Fi across Ocean’s DOOH locations so that users can connect to exclusive content. Brands operating on Ocean’s sites can now leverage Wi-Fi campaigns as needed. …

Tags:DOOH| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Ocean Outdoor| Vol 21 - Issue 42| Volume 21| Wi-Fi

And Finally – give up your first born…

by Super User

We’ve all been there – you need to get online but you don’t want to use your data allowance. You cast an eye over available WiFi networks: locked, locked, password-protected, paid access. Suddenly up …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Security| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21| Wi-Fi

Epson Hails First Portable Projector With QR Code Connectivity

by Super User

Epson has launched what it describes as the first-ever portable business projector to feature QR code connectivity, the EB-W28. The projector displays a QR code that can be used to connect devices such as …

Tags:Business Projectors| Epson| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 35| Volume 21| Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Alliance Celebrates 15 Years of Wi-Fi

by Super User

This year, the Wi-Fi Alliance is celebrating 15 years of connecting people and improving everyday lives with Wi-Fi. The Alliance was founded by six companies to develop and validate multi-vendor interoperability and over the …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 36| Volume 21| Wi-Fi| Wi-Fi Alliance