How to Use the Samsung Galaxy S5 as a Personal Hotspot

Use a personal hotspot toggle widget to quickly turn your hotspot on or off.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is capable of sharing its connection with other devices like a laptop, tablet or portable gaming system thanks to a personal hotspot feature. When you use the Galaxy S5 as a personal hotspot you can connect other devices to the Internet anywhere you have a good cell phone signal. This technology […]

The Life of a Mobile Nomad and Hotel Connectivity

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My wife and I are now two weeks into the life of being mobile nomads as we’ve returned from the Florida and DC legs of our journeys and are back in Chicago. We’re not back in our home yet as work continues on the water damage in our building. So, we’re ensconced in a hotel […]

Sony Goes Small with Xperia Z Ultra Tablet

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It looks like Sony may be stripping the mobile phone and broadband radio out of its 6.4-inch Xperia Z Ultra phablet and release the smartphone in a WiFi-only tablet edition. Right now, a leaked manual suggests that many of the features that make the Xperia Z Ultra unique would still remain intact, save for the […]

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 Hands-On

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Ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show this year, Samsung had announced a second generation version of its Galaxy Camera smart camera appropriately called the Galaxy Camera 2, and at the show we finally got some hands-on time with the shooter. The second generation revision is an overall refinement of the original bringing an evolved experience, […]

Belkin WeMo Crock Pot Connects Slow Cooker to iPhone & Android

This WiFi Slow Cooker is one of several new WeMo accessories at CES 2014.

The Belkin WeMo Crock Pot is essentially a slow cooker that you can control from your iPhone or Android to control the cooking experience and learn when your food is done. Belkin even sports the Crock Pot name, and will certainly earn a reputation as a WiFi connected Crock Pot. WeMo is Belkin’s brand of […]

HTC One Two (M8) Clears Another Hurdle Before Launch

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The followup to the popular HTC One flaghsip smartphone last year could be coming sooner than many of us thought, as this week the device was spotted once more passing the WiFi Certification process. When HTC launched the One earlier this year, it was met with huge success and receive countless positive reviews, ours included, […]

Southwest Airlines Offering iMessage In-Flight for $2

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In an effort to put an interesting twist on in-flight WiFi options, Southwest Airlines has announced that passengers can get access to Apple’s iMessage messaging service for only $2 per day. By paying with two George Washingtons, iOS users can chat with their friends and family while in the air, providing a cheap and barebones […]

Southwest Airlines First to Offer Gate-to-Gate WiFi Service

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After the FAA decided to allow mobile devices to be used during take-off and landing last month, numerous airlines have changed their policies as well, allowing passengers to use their smartphones or tablets from gate to gate. However, Southwest Airlines is going a step further and will allow flyers to use the airline’s WiFi service […]

Let There Be WiFi: AT&T Lights Up Colleges with Broadband

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Though UC Berkeley’s college motto may be “let there be light,” a nod to the knowledge that’s both instilled and created through research on campus, that spread of “light” is aided by AT&T’s broadband and mobile broadband networks. In a partnership with the University of California, Berkeley, telecom giant AT&T is providing the school with enhanced […]

FAA Panel Says WiFi Is Safe During Takeoff and Landing

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An advisory committee for the Federal Aviation Association has deemed it safe for WiFi devices to be used during takeoff and landing. According to the Wall Street Journal, the 28-member panel has determined that WiFi use is fine during the entire length of a flight, and the committee is endorsing the move. Previously, it recommended that […]

How to Fix Samsung Galaxy S4 WiFi Problems

Fix Samsung Galaxy S4 WiFi problems with a few simple steps. If that fails, users may need to buy a new router.

Samsung Galaxy S4 WiFi problems are plaguing users with D-Link routers who cannot keep a connection with the flagship Samsung smartphone. The Galaxy S4 WiFi problems appear to be limited to a few D-Link brand routers and doesn’t appear to be limited to a specific carrier version of the Galaxy S4. Samsung confirmed they are […]

AT&T Offers Free WiFi to Travelers to the UK

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AT&T Mobility is offering travelers to the UK access to over 16,000 hotspots for free thanks to a new agreement with The Cloud. There is a catch to AT&T’s generosity, however, as U.S. customers still need to sign up for an international plan to be given free access to these 16,000 hotspots. However, by being […]

Samsung Announces WiFi Galaxy Camera

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On the heels of HTC’s UltraPixel and Zoe Camera announcement on the new flagship HTC One smartphone, Samsung is making the WiFi-only edition of the Galaxy Camera official. The Galaxy Camera is an Android-powered camera that has many of the internal guts of the flagship Galaxy S3 smartphone, but with attention to the camera with […]

AT&T Unite Mobile LTE Hotspot Available Friday for Under $1

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After having launched the first touchscreen mobile hotspot unit in the form of the Novatel MiFi Liberate, U.S. carrier is back again with the second touchscreen mobile hotspot in the form of the AT&T Unite. The Unite is made by Sierra Wireless and will connect to AT&T’s HSPA+ and LTE networks for fast mobile broadband […]

How to Fix Galaxy Note 2 WiFi Problems in 5 Seconds

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There’s a quick fix for many Galaxy Note 2 WiFi problems, such as slow or disconnecting WiFi and even not being able to connect to any WiFi networks. If you suffer from slow or disconnecting WiFi speeds on the Galaxy Note 2 there’s no need to blow through your mobile data with 4G LTE. We suggest a three-step process […]

iOS 6.0.2 Arrives Promising Fix for iOS 6 WiFi Issues

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Apple released iOS 6.0.2 for the iPhone 5 and iPad mini, an update that promises to fix WiFi issues for these devices. The small update is available as a download direct to the iOS device and as an update for users that plug the iPhone or iPad into a computer. This small update should not […]

Netgear WiFi Booster for Mobile Review

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The Netgear WiFi Booster for Mobile is a small, easy to configure gadget that boosts WiFi signals, eliminating dead-zones and bringing WiFi to backyards and porches. This small WiFi booster works with most routers, not just Netgear, to bring WiFi to the places users take their tablets and smartphones, like the bedroom, garage and backyard. As unlimited mobile […]

Lockitron Delivers Keyless Entry for iPhone & Android

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A new door lock turns smartphones into keys, ditching the hassles of keys, codes and sharing access to your house, apartment or business with Bluetooth, WiFi and apps. The Lockitron is an adapter that mounts on existing deadbolts to transform almost any lock into a smart connected lock, controlled by an iPhone, Android or other […]

iPhone 5 Boasts Faster WiFi Capabilities

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After Amazon had boasted about faster WiFi on the new Kindle Fire HD launch, Apple is not one to let a rival steal the stage. The company has announced that the new iPhone 5 boasts, along with 4G LTE support for faster Internet speeds, faster WiFi connectivity. The device supports the 2.4 GHz and the […]