Is stealing wireless wrong?

BBC News Magazine reports about the case where a man has been arrested after being spotted allegedly sitting in a street with a laptop using someone else’s unsecured wireless connection. The discussion in this article … read more

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SoundBall – makes sound when you kick it

Aleksei Stevens has created the SoundBall, a Bluetooth-powered wireless toy that controls music and sound through motion. SoundBall – sensors in the ball send information to a computer which makes sound Aleksei writes: A motion … read more

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Wireless USB adapter protection hack

So my wife’s wireless USB adapter broke for the 2nd time in a year. Just plugging the USB stick in and out over a period of time caused the device (a D-Link DWL-G122) to malfunction. … read more