Vodafone to add 2m FON hotspots

Two million homespots is a small number for a company the size of Vodafone, but it shows the company’s intent for the first time,...

Birdstep sells assets to key WiFi offload competitor

Birdstep Technology has announced it will be selling off its software development and marketing arm to one of its competitors in the WiFi offload...

Altice buys Cablevision as quad play reaches US

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Scratch stops selling to new users – storm clouds ahead for WiFi-first?

WiFi has so often been seen as a weapon for disruptive organizations to up-end the wireless services status quo, only to be hijacked by...

WFA Adds Two New Features to Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Vantage

As Wi-Fi gains more and more popularity, it is evolving from a best-effort to a managed performance technology. Managed networks becoming the new normal...

HP acquiring Aruba to revive flagging enterprise WiFi fortunes

The enterprise WiFi market has been a story of consolidation and landgrab since Cisco acquired Airespace, the biggest of a high profile clutch of...

Arris to pay $800m to buy Ruckus from Broadcom/Brocade

As widely anticipated, cable supplier Arris is to acquire Ruckus Wireless when the carrier WiFi firm’s current owner, Brocade, is taken over by Broadcom...

Huawei uses stadium play to showcase future networks

Until recently, large stadiums and venues either didn’t support decent mobile services, or were the preserve of DAS. Now, they have become every vendor’s...

Wi-Fi cashing on Voice and Roaming

From being a technology that just enables access to the Internet at home or in the coffee shop, WiFi is becoming a key enabler...

Making Future-proof Guest Wi-Fi for Small Businesses

Evolution of WLAN In a world, increasingly dependent on internet connectivity, employee productivity and customer satisfaction depend on uninterrupted Wi-Fi. Several trends are uniting to...