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wi-fi scanning


Get a Doxie Go Wi-Fi portable scanner for $157.50

From the Cheapskate: That's the lowest price you'll find anywhere for this popular mobile scanner, which normally runs $229.

By September 9, 2015


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


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


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


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


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


Xerox offers the 2nd Wi-Fi cordless scanner

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

By January 9, 2012


Do better, smart ovens: 5 smart features we want to cook with

It's been challenging for manufacturers to figure out how much technology and connectivity to cram into the ordinary oven.

By October 1, 2015


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


How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By July 14, 2015