Mesh networks and Firechat make 'switching off the internet' that much harder
The events in Hong Kong have seen technology play a huge role in organising political protest, as much as in the days of the Arab Spring of 2011. But governments have become wise to the potential influence of Twitter, Fa ...
Security experts reveal weakness in WiFi connected LIFX light bulbs
We the Internet: Bitcoin developers seed idea for Bitcloud
Authors explore security threat of covert acoustical mesh networks in air
Partnership bringing real-time parking information to urban motorists
China's 8-core Godson processor details to be shared at IEEE forum
Home wifi could be used for emergency responders
Wireless routers for homes and offices could be knitted together to provide a communications system for emergency responders if the mobile phone network fails, German scientists reported on Monday.
Online freedom: an app for that is coming
For people living in countries where the the government monitors and censors the Internet, help is on the way.
Open Garden plants app for open network
Greener disaster alerts
New software allows wireless sensor networks to run at much lower energy, according to researchers writing in the International Journal of Sensor Networks. The technology could improve efficiency for hurricane and other ...