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wi-fi scanning

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Stop Android 4.3 from always scanning for Wi-Fi networks

If you don't want Google using your device to constantly scan for Wi-Fi networks, even with Wi-Fi turned off, you need to read this.

By August 2, 2013

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Surveillance device uses Wi-Fi to see through walls

Prototype stealth device can detect movement behind a thick brick wall. U.K. military is looking into whether it can be used in "urban warfare" for scanning buildings.

By August 20, 2012

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Apple enhances Wi-Fi Diagnostics in Mountain Lion

The diagnostics utility introduced in Lion gets new features and options in Mountain Lion.

By August 6, 2012

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Get notified when unauthorized users access your Wi-Fi

Wireless Network Watcher is a free Windows app that tells you whenever new connections are made.

By March 28, 2012

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Xerox offers the 2nd Wi-Fi cordless scanner

Xerox decides to compete with itself for battery-operated, wireless scanners.

By January 9, 2012

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Google ditches all Street View Wi-Fi scanning

Canadian government report says Google plans to use only crowdsourced data, obtained primarily through mobile devices, to compile its Wi-Fi location database.

By October 19, 2010

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FTC: No fine in Google Street View Wi-Fi probe

Google won't be fined by the Federal Trade Commission over its accidental Street View collection of Wi-Fi data fragments.

By October 27, 2010

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"Scan me": handheld 3D scanner and 3D printers at Computex 2014

Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute demos its handheld 3D scanner, while XYZ shows off new Da Vinci 3D printers.

By June 4, 2014

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Deciphering Google's Wi-Fi headache (FAQ)

Life at the Googleplex has grown a little more tense following the stunning admission that Google had been collecting personal data from Wi-Fi networks for years. How did this happen?

By June 1, 2010

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Print, scan, copy, fax + Wi-Fi = $86 shipped

Need a business-class multifunction printer for your home, office, or home office? Lexmark's X6675 does the work of four machines and can print and scan without wires.

By May 5, 2009