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wi-fi day

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T-Mobile makes big Wi-Fi push on heels of iPhone 6's Wi-Fi calling

The wireless carrier is expanding its existing Wi-Fi calling and texting service with promises of more coverage in the home and in the air.

By September 10, 2014

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Father's Day Tech Gift Guide

Forget the neckties and wristwatches, and get the Dad in your life the tech he really wants.

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Android Wear to become more Apple Watch-like with Wi-Fi support

Google's software for smartwatches currently supports only Bluetooth, meaning its functionality is limited. But that's about to change, according to a report.

By March 10, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 128: Google's newest robo-dog, Wi-Fi sheep and more

Instead of a cochlear implant or a traditional hearing aid, this device would fit like a retainer inside a patient's mouth. Combining the device with training the brain to decode impulses from the tongue's nerves, you would theoretically be able to "hear" sound.

By February 11, 2015

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Hack a Hobbit sword to find Wi-Fi

No goblin or orc battles necessary to feel like a hero. With this easy hack from Spark Core, you can transform Bilbo Baggins' Sting sword into a glowing detector of unsecured Wi-Fi.

By December 31, 2014

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In NYC, once a payphone, soon a superfast Wi-Fi hub

As part of the $200 million project, the first new hubs are expected to come online in late 2015.

By November 17, 2014

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Forget the tie. Try Wi-Fi cuff links, other gadgets this Father's Day

From gadgets to improve dad's golf game to a lawn-mowing robot, CNET's Sumi Das has some high-tech gift suggestions that are sure to stand out.

By June 4, 2014

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Sprint douses Kyocera Hydro Vibe with Wi-Fi calling

The low-cost waterproof smartphone joins a growing roster of devices capable of making phone calls over Wi-Fi.

By October 2, 2014

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Staying safe on public Wi-Fi

Free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient, but security can be an issue. Here's how to minimize the risk, whether you use a laptop, smartphone, or tablet.

By August 20, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 008: Sub-orbital space capsules, Wi-Fi light art, and more

Rich and Ashley talk about some truly inspiring future tech on today's Tomorrow Daily.

By June 26, 2014

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Don't panic: Canada won't blanket its wilderness with Wi-Fi

Some backcountry enthusiasts are bristling at a plan that could mean wireless Internet access at a few parks starting this summer. The agency says visitors demand it and need it -- but it'll be limited to areas like campgrounds and visitor centers.

By April 29, 2014