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BestBuy wants to help Home Wi-Fi Engineer
For consumers, internet means Wi-Fi and that’s the technology of choice for their entertainment & work to security & convenience at home. In the quest to solve the home […]
Battle of the bands – do you have the best, the fastest or the strongest Wi-Fi?
Comcast recently claimed to have “the fastest internet in America”. A pretty big and bold claim – and one that was quickly retracted thanks to the National Advertising Division […]
ISPs must fight for their place in the home
Walk into your local Best Buy and another device is fighting for space alongside the 4K televisions and ever-thinner laptops: routers. It was once the case that these devices were […]
Reaching the Urban Unconnected needs more than just ‘more Wi-Fi’
Last month saw the inaugural World Wi-Fi Day, run by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), as a tool to promote Wi-Fi for socioeconomic development, and also to focus stakeholder […]
Ofcom’s plans aren’t enough – service providers need to manage Wi-Fi congestion
How do you solve a traffic jam? If the traffic on a road is congested during rush hour every day, what measures should the authorities take to manage the road better?
A very […]
Ring’s Single Point of Failure
Pop quiz… what do a recent CBS Good Morning segment, the Wall Street Journal, and the best man from my wedding all have in common? They all provided the Wi-Fi based, camera-enabled […]
Wi-Fi’s Not-So-Passive Approach for IoT
Although there has been a buzz around the Internet of Things (IoT) for a few years now, Wi-Fi has been around for much longer. And even though it is older, Wi-Fi seems to have been […]
Future of Home Networking – Single Play?
As my wife and I prepared to move house, I was given the task of making sure the Wi-Fi would work in every corner of our new home – not just because I am the techie of the house, […]
Tragedy or Opportunity?
Recently Tim Worstall published an opinion piece in Forbes, “Free Cellphone Bandwidth and the Tragedy of the Commons” based on an article from Reuters covering a similar topic. […]
MWC Survival Tips
On the eve of my ten-year anniversary attending the “Congress” (as us regulars call it…) I finally feel justified in sharing a few of my own strategies to thrive not just survive […]
POTUS Puts White House Wi-Fi on Blast
During the annual pre-Super Bowl presidential interview, I still find it strange the president gets on TV before sporting events as a matter of tradition these days, many may have […]
Well, I’ve been a bit of a stranger – it’s been super busy but I am trying hard to get back into regular blogging. The recent news in the IOT space provides a nice opportunity […]