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wi-fi scanning

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Best computer accessories of 2014

The term "peripherals" is wide-reaching on purpose to include all the accessories that will surely c

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ScanSnap Evernote Edition

Though the ScanSnap is well-built and easy to use, it's not worth its premium price.

November 19, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 19, 2013

MSRP: $495.00

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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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Advanced Mobile Care for Android

It may not spell out its methods in a Help section, but Advanced Mobile Care is effective at scanning and optimizing your Android system.

December 5, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating December 5, 2012

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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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"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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Samsung UNES8000

Although it hits plenty of high points, the Samsung UNES8000 LED TV cannot ultimately justify its high price.

July 10, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating July 10, 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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Apple AirPort Express Base Station (Summer 2012)

The new Apple AirPort Express Base Station is a decent upgrade to the previous generation, but it doesn't have much beyond its supersleek looks to impress us when compared with its peers.

June 11, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 11, 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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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