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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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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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Google pushes Chrome OS software, with or without Chromebooks

Google announces new Chromebook laptops and an intriguing new device called the Chromebit that pushes Google's operating system without trying to sell you a laptop.

By March 31, 2015

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Wi-Fi Alliance to ease access to Wi-Fi hot spots

Group is working on ways to make it easier and quicker for people to connect to public Wi-Fi hot spots, promising a certified solution by the first half of next year.

By March 23, 2011

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Amazon Fire TV Stick adds hotel-friendly Wi-Fi sign-in

A software update for Amazon's $40 or £35 streaming dongle also brings "captive portal" Wi-Fi access, while the Fire TV box gets expandable USB storage and Bluetooth headphone support.

By March 24, 2015

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Eyefi shoots for pros with new Wi-Fi SD card, but it's not without cons

The 32GB Mobi Pro SDHC card adds some key wireless features that photography professionals and enthusiasts will want, though its specs are less impressive.

By March 12, 2015

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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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Is Cablevision's $10 Wi-Fi-only mobile service a good deal?

Wireless plans don't come cheap. That's why Cablevision's sounds so enticing. But is it really the solution families have been dreaming of? CNET's Marguerite Reardon has the answers in Ask Maggie.

By February 15, 2015

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Hard-rockin' radio station to broadcast from London tube, using public Wi-Fi

TeamRock Radio will broadcast from 10 train stations during rush hour -- on Friday the 13th. What could possibly go wrong?

By February 12, 2015

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Freewheel, Cablevision's Wi-Fi-only phone service, goes on sale

The company tries taking on wireless carriers with what it claims is the first all Wi-Fi phone service from a cable provider.

By February 5, 2015