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wi-fi protected access

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FCC: Marriott blocked guests' personal Wi-Fi, charged for Net access

Federal Communications Commission fines Marriott $600,000 after deciding it illegally interfered with conventiongoers' hot spots in Nashville. Marriott says it did nothing wrong.

By October 4, 2014

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Amazon Fire TV gets captive portal access for hotel, dorm and apartment Wi-Fi (hands-on)

Frequent travelers, rejoice! A new feature on the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick called "captive portal access" is now live and works great, allowing easier-than-ever connections to tricky Internet services that require an extra layer of authentication.

By April 20, 2015

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Want cheaper wireless service? Patience is a virtue

CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.

By May 24, 2015

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Uh-oh, this computer virus can spread via Wi-Fi

Researchers at England's University of Liverpool have created Chameleon, a virus that can proliferate via Wi-Fi as efficiently as the common cold infects humans.

By February 27, 2014

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Get a 1TB Wi-Fi hard drive and 1TB of cloud storage for $59.50

This could be the ultimate local+cloud backup solution, and usually the drive sells for $100 all by itself .

By May 20, 2015

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Scratch Wireless targets bargain hunters with $99 smartphone, free Wi-Fi calls

The company, which already offers free mobile phone service via Wi-Fi networks, is trying to make a name for itself with the introduction of a $99 Android handset.

By May 19, 2015

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What you need to know about Wi-Fi calling

Curious about Wi-Fi calling and what it entails? CNET has the rundown on what you need to know.

By April 21, 2015

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Free airport Wi-Fi, Sprint and Boingo-style

The multi-year deal brings free Wi-Fi access to Sprint customers in 35 US airports.

By April 30, 2015

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ZTE's hybrid Spro 2 Wi-Fi projector coming to AT&T on April 24

Available for $400 with a carrier contract or $500 without, the Spro 2 is a 200-lumen projector that niftily doubles as a Wi-Fi hotspot.

By April 20, 2015

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Wi-Fi-enabled USS Enterprise makes your router look like a garbage scow

In a feat of engineering worthy of Scotty, two makers cram a Wi-Fi access point into a model of the Enterprise from "Star Trek."

By April 6, 2015