Tag: bluetooth

Apple files patent for Watch handshake payments 
Jul 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bumps and hugs will transfer funds.
New Bluetooth spec beefs up security, data speeds 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Features IPv6 addressing for Internet of Things and wearables.
Taking security out for a drive 
By Juha Saarinen | May 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Security compromised with the turn of a car key.
Nimble tech solution eases pain of Melbourne tunnel closures 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
This is how they know how long your delay will be.
Apple patents wireless, camera kill function 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Blocks photos, videos and communications.
Apple patent kills wireless, video and camera functions 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Remote censor technology aimed at private business, academia, and government.
NICTA's GiFi chip to reach the market next year 
By Liz Tay | Feb 24, 2011 | Comment Now 
Establishes company in the US.
Graphene amplifiers to increase wireless chip efficiency 
By Liz Tay | Oct 21, 2010 | Comment Now 
Triple-mode transistors built from one-atom-thick carbon.
Bluetooth 3.0 to be eight times faster 
By Robert Munro | Apr 24, 2009 | Comment Now 
The new Bluetooth specification launched this week will be eight times faster than its predecessor.
Bluetooth and Wi-Fi go their separate ways 
By Clement James | Jun 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
The global markets for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi continue to show strong growth and will remain the leading personal area networking technologies, but analysts believe that prices ...
Microsoft re-releases patch for Bluetooth flaw 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 20, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft on Thursday re-released its June patch for a vulnerability in which Bluetooth-enabled devices could be attacked.
Analyst predicts bright future for Bluetooth 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
Almost 2.4 billion units of Bluetooth-enabled equipment will ship worldwide in 2013, new research predicts..
SmartBadge techs up U.S. police 
By Liz Tay | May 13, 2008 | Comment Now 
A newly-designed law enforcement gadget aims to improve the safety of U.S. officers by incorporating technology into a next-generation police badge.
High-speed Bluetooth integrates Wi-Fi 
By Robert Jaques | Apr 25, 2008 | Comment Now 
Mobile users can look forward to better data throughput and faster file transfer courtesy of a turbo-charged Bluetooth specification that combines Wi-Fi (802.11) and traditional...
Bluetooth gaming faces 'volatile' future 
By Robert Jaques | Jan 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
Most personal area networking connectivity employed in electronic games is provided by Bluetooth, but experts predict "volatile" growth for the technology over the next four years.
Bluetooth to suffer market slowdown 
By Robert Jaques | Aug 7, 2007 | Comment Now 
In-Stat notes that the technology is currently doing well, but faces toughertimes ahead. Short range Bluetooth wireless networking technology is enjoying a wave of popularity ...
Bluetooth device checks for heart attacks 
By Robert Jaques | Jul 18, 2007 | Comment Now 
And phones the local hospital if you're about to have one. Indian boffins have developed a Bluetooth heart monitor that will send a text message to the nearest hospital if the ...
Bluetooth swallows up Nokia's Wibree 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) trade association has merged with the Wibree Forum.
Phone makers sued over Bluetooth patent 
By Tom Sanders | Jan 8, 2007 | Comment Now 
University demands royalty payments for wireless technology.
Motorola unveils in-car Bluetooth stereo system 
By Clement James | Nov 2, 2006 | Comment Now 
T605 offers digital music and phone calls through a car's sound system.
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