San Diego Wireless Heavyweight Leap Wireless Supports New Start-up Incubator
CommNexus Forms Non-Profit to Support Innovative Start-up Companies and Entrepreneurs in Communications and Communications Convergence
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2009 -- CommNexus and Leap Wireless, International, Inc., the parent company of Cricket Communications...
Spinning carbon nanotubes spawns new wireless applications
The University of Cincinnati has long been known for its world-record-breaking carbon nanotubes. Now researchers at the University of Cincinnati have discovered new uses by spinning carbon nanotubes (CNTs) into longer fibers with additional useful properties.
Breakthroughs Without Broken Thre...
Advanced Technologies and Wireless Telecommunications Enhance Care and Medical Training at the Ryder Trauma Center in Miami
MIAMI, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The William Lehman Injury Research
Center (WLIRC), an internationally recognized research facility located at the
University of Miami /Jackson Medical Center's Ryder Trauma Center; the U.S.
Army's Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC)...
Braemar Introduces the ER920W Wireless Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitor
ER920W Showcased at HRS Conference
MINNEAPOLIS, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Braemar, Inc., a
subsidiary of Biotel, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BTEL) and a world leader in
ambulatory cardiac monitoring devices, has introduced the ER920W, an
device that i...
New Wireless ID Skin Patch Technology Designed to Reduce Medical Errors
WASHINGTON and GLASGOW, Scotland, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical errors
may soon be a relic of the past. Smart, wireless, RFID skin patches for
identification and diagnostic applications are now being manufactured by
Frank Sammeroff Ltd., who has formed a strategic alliance with Gentag, Inc.
Purdue creating wireless sensors to monitor bearings in jet engines
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Researchers at Purdue University, working with the U.S. Air Force, have developed tiny wireless
sensors resilient enough to survive the harsh conditions inside jet engines to detect when critical bearings are close to failing and prevent breakdowns.
The devices are an exa...
Boston Scientific Releases Remote Monitoring Data from its Wireless LATITUDE(R) Patient Management System
NATICK, Mass., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific
Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today released data reflecting experience from the
first 15,000 patients(1) monitored wirelessly on the LATITUDE(R) Patient
Management System. This event data represents the industry's largest
Is it Mobile if it's Wireless at Home?
It's no news that broadband access is on the rise in U.S. homes, and among the highly connected set, at least, the arrival of broadband is followed rather quickly by the installation of wireless
home networking. In fact, I would venture to say that consumers and consumer applications are now a sign...
IBM Develops Wireless Security Service
Helping Protect Against Wireless
Hacking and Rogue Access Point Exposures
IBM today announced one of the information technology industry's first comprehensive intrusion detection services designed to help customers protect against security breaches on wireless
local area networks.
Future of cable, wireless shown off at ITEC Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE Despite the encroachment of wireless
technology, broadband Internet access over cable lines will only become more popular with business and home users, according to Dan Conrad, vice president of commercial services for Time Warner Cable .
In his keynote address Wednesday at the ITEC ...
Wardrivers now exploiting your wireless service with ease
CHICAGO Lots of wireless
Internet routers at homes and businesses are still as secure as the Titanic was unsinkable, writes adjunct Northwestern professor James Carlini in an update about hackers who are targeting and exploiting your wireless
service with more ease than ever before.
Tennessee health care system to install Johnson Controls wireless tech
MILWAUKEE The Mountain States Health Alliance , a regional health care system in northeast Tennessee, has signed an agreement with the Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls, Inc. , for system-wide installation of a wireless
The InnerWireless System will be installed throug...
Fitchburg tech campus offers free wireless access
The Agora Pavilion will likely be a popular spot for wireless
use. Source: Fitchburg Center. FITCHBURG, Wis. Fitchburg Center , a green mixed-use development, is now home to a free wireless
A Wi-Fi antenna, which nearby Berbee Information Systems put up, provides wireless
UW-Madison working to extend wireless access to entire campus
Madison, Wis. The University of Wisconsin-Madison plans to extend its wireless
network coverage to cover the entire campus by June 2006, according to the Division of Information Technology .
The universitys 2003 student computing survey showed that 46 percent of students said they were lik...
Madison asks for wireless bids; airport, downtown would be first
Madison, Wis. The city of Madison is asking for bids on the construction of downtown wireless
Internet access points, officials said on Friday.
The vendor would be able to charge user fees and would take on the cost of building the network, including fees to the city, county and state for t...
Business-school IT director points to reasons for wireless trend
Scott Converse Madison, Wis. While the Madison chapter of the World Future Society is dedicated primarily to looking ahead for new social and technological developments, Scott Converse showed them how looking to the past can also be important if they want to see where the next big thing is...
Midwest Wireless adds live TV to list of cellular services
, a cell-phone provider serving areas of Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa, has started broadcasting live television to phones through the MobiTV network , a product of Idetic in California.
The service costs $8.59 per month and provides access to 21 channels, including several ...
Screen-door security: most wireless networks left wide open
I'm not normally one to participate in scare tactics. However, there is one area where I finally decided it's appropriate to do this, and that is wireless
Oh sure, there are various articles and such that describe the "improved security" of built-in encryption technologies (WPA versus ...
UW-Madison wireless plan requires more net addresses lots more
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has been assigned 65,000 Internet addresses to boost its network capacity, allowing it to go forward with a planned expansion of its wireless
network to blanket the campus.
A non-profit Internet management body, the American Registry for Internet Numbers , es...
Shawano to build city-wide Wi-Fi broadband wireless network
The city of Shawano, Wisconsin, plans to install a high-speed wireless
network this summer for around $160,000.
The city council approved the network last Wednesday, according to the Shawano Leader .
Workers would install $3,000 radio transmitters at various locations to cover the whole city...
Active Air Networks Wisconsin launches broadband and wireless networks in Wisconsin
Madison, Wis. -- Active Air Networks Wisconsin said Monday it will begin delivering high speed broadband and wireless
technologies to consumers and business users throughout Wisconsin communities.
The network will begin deployment this month in multiple villages and towns throughout Washingto...
Cingular Wireless to invest $300 million in Illinois and Wisconsin
CHICAGO -- Cingular Wireless
will invest more than $300 million this year on network improvements in Illinois and Wisconsin -- including turning on-air 110 new cell sites, the company announced on Friday.
Nationwide, the company will spend $6.2 billion to enhance and expand its Allover network...
Student survey shows surging demand for wireless access
Madison, Wis. - Mobility is the new mantra for student technology usage on campus, according to an annual survey that finds laptop computer ownership about to surpass desktop computers and an expanding interest in wireless
The 2005 University of Wisconsin-Madison Computing Survey, whic...
Memphis hospital group installing Johnson Controls wireless infrastructure
Baptist Memorial Health Care in Memphis, Tenn., will install a wireless
distribution infrastructure at five of its largest hospitals and the organization's corporate office under a $6 million agreement with Glendale, Wis.-based Johnson Controls .
distribution system will provide ...
Cisco manager touts wireless advantages
Madison, Wis. - If wireless
keeps growing at its present rate employees may not even need an office to get their work done, says a wireless
channel manager for Cisco Systems.
The manager, Bruce Alexander, spoke at a recent Accelerate Madison program, saying the surging interest in wireless...
Milwaukee announces citywide wireless initiative
MILWAUKEE -- Mayor Tom Barrett and Milwaukee officials on Wednesday announced plans to launch the Milwaukee Wireless
Initiative to provide a citywide wireless
network accessible to all residents.
The Milwaukee Wireless
Initiative positions Milwaukee to become the first fully wireless
Cisco and UW-Madison announce wireless deployment
San Jose, Calif. - Cisco Systems has reached an agreement with UW-Madison for the deployment of a large-scale wireless
local area network.
The UW-Madison campus serves 41,500 students, 3,800 faculty and approximately 7,500 staff. The campus includes more than 180 buildings spread across 933 ...
Madison wireless deal goes forward with Cellnet
Madison, Wis. Although Madison has made a deal with Georgia-based Cellnet to provide Wi-Fi infrastructure throughout Madison, the deployment will not be an overnight event. Certain areas will be initially served before others, starting with a 9-square-mile area around Capitol Square expected t...
Stem-cell debate, wireless access and other endeavors heat up
Before we launch into our full annual review of 2005, here's a quick recap of some of the developments in the last quarter. Next week we'll expand our scope and republish some of our best and most-read news stories, commentary and analysis this year.
They could be called Wisconsi...
Green Bay area businesses ramp up wireless access Wireless
internet access is popping up all over Green Bay, in traditional spots such as coffee shops, the airport and hotel rooms as well as a hair salon.
But it's still an open question whether communities such as Green Bay will follow Madison and Milwaukee in making contracts for large-scale w...
Johnson Controls makes wireless partnership
Milwaukee, Wis. Johnson Controls has signed an agreement to add technology from Spotwave Wireless
to its wireless
The SpotCell in-building wireless
systems broaden coverage and improve signal strength in specific areas of a facility. This allows people to use their cell phones, PDA...
Madison's downtown wireless network almost ready
The phase 1 downtown coverage area will include the isthmus and Alliant Energy Center. Source: Mad City Broadband public relations. Madison, Wis. A downtown wireless
network called Mad City Broadband that will cover the area around the Capitol is almost ready to go live. Cellnet, a firm in At...
Waukesha considers wireless bids from three firms
Milwaukee, Wis. — Competition is heating up in Waukesha for the city's nod to build a wireless
network for residents.
Three firms want to build the infrastructure on city property such as light poles, then wholesale bandwidth to Internet service providers. After waiting several years for...
Wisconsin cities make progress on wireless Internet coverage
Madison, Wis. - Wisconsin's two largest cities are moving closer to providing wireless
Internet access throughout their geographic limits, and several others continue to build their own wireless
In addition to localized wireless
"hot-spots" offered in public facilities, hotels, cafes...
Milwaukee runs out of patience with wireless Internet provider
Milwaukee, Wis . - In the high-stakes game of citywide wireless
Internet, do deep pockets trump local connections?
If the City of Milwaukee is any example, the answer might be yes. Earlier this year, Milwaukee was within 18 months of becoming the first completely wireless
large city in the na...
Milwaukee could be wireless in 18 months
Milwaukee, Wis - This week, the clock starts ticking on the 18-month window for Midwest Fiber Networks to complete installation work on the city's wireless
After months of indecision and the courting of other prospective vendors such as EarthLink and Cellnet , Mayor Tom ...
Will wireless Internet bypass the central city?
Milwaukee, Wis - For Milwaukee's forthcoming wireless
Internet service, everything seems to be set.
The City of Milwaukee has finalized a contract with Midwest Fiber Networks, LLC to build a citywide wireless
Internet network. Taxpayers are off the hook because Midwest Fiber will invest t...
Handicapping Milwaukee's wireless initiative
At the wireless
Internet symposium presented last week at the Milwaukee School of Engineering , the list of speakers was as impressive as their messages.
Mary Glass of Campaign Neighborhood , who developed the symposium and is championing the issue for Milwaukee neighborhoods, delivered a v...
Company to operate in wireless Internet space
Madison, Wis. - If you subscribe to the theory that consumer need is what drives business formation, a newly formed company may provide you with some proof.
In this case, the need is created when local wireless
Internet service or broadband access leave something to be desired, and the chief ...
Company still behind schedule on Milwaukee wireless project
Milwaukee, Wis . - Midwest Fiber Networks , which has promised Milwaukee that it can provide citywide wireless
service by March of 2008, has been granted a reprieve by the Milwaukee Common Council after falling behind on the project.
The council has voted to give Midwest Fiber until June 7 t...