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The big CBRS promise: private enterprise LTE wireless networks

If you can get past that unappealing acronym, you just might find that CBRS (Citizens Broadband Radio Service) is worth paying attention to as a serious wireless network alternative for enterprises in the not-too-distant future. It’s been hard.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldMar 14th, 2017

Your wireless carriers are doing better, and we have the numbers to prove it

You know them; you hate them. Wireless carriers are rated among the worst companies, but they're doing better by their customers compared to a few years ago. We've crunched the numbers. Here's how much better off we are. The post Your wireless carrie.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?

An anonymous reader wants to start a grassroots effort to build a self-organizing global radio mesh network where every device can communicate with every other device -- and without any central authority. There is nothing in the rules of mathematics.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Hackers Leak New Episodes of Orange Is the New Black and Claim More Leaks to Come

Netflix bingers received a weekend surprise when they woke up this morning to find the first ten episodes of the new season of Orange Is the New Black have allegedly been leaked to torrent networks. A hacker group has claimed responsibility and they.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Toxic algae on the rise as our oceans warm

The rapidly warming Atlantic sees a big boost in toxic algae. Enlarge (credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Global ocean temperatures have been rising, but the consequences of these increases are not fully clear. A recent p.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Amazon Sees Echo and Alexa as Its Biggest Opportunity

Without revealing specifics, Amazon executives Thursday offered the biggest clue yet that Amazon Echo products are kind of a big deal. In a conference call with analysts highlighting its first-quarter results, Amazon specifically called out its voice.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

ASUS USB-AC53 Nano AC1200 Wireless Adapter Review

ASUS adds to its already expansive portfolio of wireless adapters with the tiny and very portable USB-AC53 Nano AC1200." ... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Computer Pioneer Harry Huskey Dies At Age 101

Big Hairy Ian quotes the BBC: Engineer Harry Huskey, who helped build many of the first ever computers, has died aged 101. Dr. Huskey was a key member of the team that built the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC) which first ran in.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Your wireless carriers are doing better and we have the numbers to prove it

You know them; you hate them. Wireless carriers are rated among the worst companies, but they're doing better by their customers compared to a few years ago. We've crunched the numbers. Here's how much better off we are. The post Your wireless carrie.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Speed of poop: Big or small, mammals drop a deuce in ~12 secs, study finds

Hydrodynamic model of defecation takes size, rectal pressure, and mucus into account. Enlarge (credit: Brandon Weeks) In 2015, mechanical engineers at Georgia Institute of Technology calculated that all mammals take about the same amount of ti.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

How Echo Look could feed Amazon’s big data fueled fashion ambitions

 This week Amazon took the wraps off a new incarnation of its Alexa voice assistant, giving the AI an eye so it can see as well as speak and hear. The Echo Look also contains a depth sensor that’s being used, in the first instance, to crea.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Stray WiFi Signals Could Let Spies See Inside Closed Rooms

sciencehabit quotes a report from Science Magazine: Your wireless router may be giving you away in a manner you never dreamed of. For the first time, physicists have used radio waves from a Wi-Fi transmitter to encode a 3D image of a real object in a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Why are lenses so expensive? Watch this Swedish inventor design his own Pretzeval

Think lenses are expensive? Watch how meticulous the process is as this inventor crafts his own Pretzeval, basically from scratch. He even cuts and shapes the glass himself and turns a big piece of metal into the barrel. The post Why are lenses so ex.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

The Impact of SDN on Portfolio Development: Network Consulting and Integration Services

This IDC Web Conference examines the technology trends and market dynamics that are driving enhancement, investment, and development of network consulting and integration services offers and capabilities to help enterprise customers define strategies.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Watch hunks of metal and glass become a camera lens in incredible DIY video

Think lenses are expensive? Watch how meticulous the process is as this inventor crafts his own Pretzeval, basically from scratch. He even cuts and shapes the glass himself and turns a big piece of metal into the barrel. The post Watch hunks of metal.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Ted 2017: Elon Musk"s vision for underground road system

Elon Musk talks about networks of tunnel roads, autonomous driving, space travel and his pet snail Gary......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Someone scraped 40,000 Tinder selfies to make a facial dataset for AI experiments

 Tinder users have many motives for uploading their likeness to the dating app. But contributing a facial biometric to a downloadable dataset for training convolutional neural networks probably wasn’t top of their list when they signed up.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Detangle that desk with these mighty wireless mice

If you need a new wireless mouse for your desktop or laptop, you have a nearly unlimited selection to choose from. Here are six sure-fire options for all kinds of applications, from desktop divas to road warriors to ergonomic experts. The post Detang.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Here is the best of what you’ll be able to stream from the Tribeca Film Festival

The 2017 Tribeca Film Festival showcases dozens of films and TV show episodes from Netflix, Showtime, HBO, and numerous other networks. These are the best shows and movies you'll be able to stream at home this year. The post Here is the best of what.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Faster Networks Push Interface Development

Rambus' memory and interface portfolio, including its recently launched 56G SerDes PHY, is being guided by long-reach backplane requirements for 400 GB Ethernet applications, as well as 5G wireless networks.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Cloudera finishes up 20% in stock market debut

 Cloudera, the enterprise big data company, closed the day up over 20% at $18.09, after pricing its IPO at $15 per share.  This is also above the range of $12 to $14 that enterprise big data company was preparing for. While the surging stock pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017