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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Brooklyn Stadium Offers Free Wi-Fi, LTE and 3G Service to Spectators

Written on September 29, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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Brookyn's Barclays Center, is one of the most high-tech and expensive stadium ever built

Sports fans and concert goers will be in awe as they set their foot at the newly-built stadium in Brooklyn, the Barclays Center. The new stadium is a $1 billion building that offers advanced high-tech amenities to its customers. It showcases an Oculus, a 360 degree LED marquee that surrounds the street-level pavilion.

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Wi-Fi Access Across London Subway Stations by 2012

Written on March 27, 2011 by R. Depp

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Just about half of the London Underground’s 270 stations are being equipped with Wi-Fi access just in time before the 2012 Olympic Games.

The subway station was initially provided with a temporary subterranean Internet access way back in October 2010. This gave the commuters a six-month long connection, with the test funded by U.K. broadband service BT, bringing Wi-Fi hotspots to the Northern and Bakerloo line platforms, as well as the ticket hall at the central London station.

With the initial test considered successful, the London Underground is now inviting telecom firms to a contract bidding that would provide Wi-Fi to 120 of London’s subway stations come June 2012. The winner of the contract shall be announced before the year ends.

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Wi-Fi Direct: Non-Hotspot Wi-Fi Function

Written on October 26, 2010 by B Waldorf

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Forget Bluetooth, better own the new Wi-Fi Direct. What does it do? It just gives you a Wi-Fi connection via a Wi-Fi device. You won't be needing the hotspots anymore. This technology is just awesome!

The Wi-Fi Alliance team has something worthwhile to share to you Wi-Fi fanatics. A news that will start a new trend. It was confirmed that the team produced a non-hotspot Wi-Fi called Wi-Fi Direct that makes connections among devices easy and hassle-free. This project is launched today. Great news, right?

The Wi-Fi Alliance conceptualized the Wi-Fi Direct by simply certifying the standard and guaranteeing inter-operability within devices. It doesn’t require wireless networks because there is a thing called micro-hotspots. This invention will allow devices such as Eye-Fi memory card to beam an image to a wireless printer. Voila! Your cellphone photo is now in hard copy. Then, you might raise concern about the speed. Wi-Fi Direct is based on 802.11b/g/n channels. Plus, the range is inevitable. The future Wi-Fi Direct devices are quite similar to home wireless networks.

This may be the downfall of the Bluetooth, since generally, the Wi-Fi Direct acquires the same function as what the Bluetooth provides.

Here’s a quick rendition of the functionality of Wi-Fi Direct, just click the link:

Wi-Fi Direct from Blake Robinson on Vimeo.

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