Wi-Fi Alliance

  • Wi-Fi Aware Aims To Connect All Your Devices Instantly

    Wi-Fi Aware Aims To Connect All Your Devices Instantly

    WiFi is getting a big upgrade today, thanks to three years of joint research and development by the world’s largest tech companies. The new technology, called Wi-Fi Aware, is being released by the Wi-Fi Alliance, the non-profit trade organization that includes Apple, Microsoft, Intel and hundreds of other tech powerhouses as members. Aware allows Wi-Fi-enabled products to discover… Read More

  • Wi-Fi Alliance Pushes Passpoint As A Solution For Customer And Carrier Data Woes

    Wi-Fi Alliance Pushes Passpoint As A Solution For Customer And Carrier Data Woes

    Smartphone and tablet owners are clamoring for access to more Wi-Fi on the go, or so a new study from the Wi-Fi Alliance claims. Out of 1,000 US-based smartphone and tablet owners, 87% of them indicated that they wanted greater Wi-Fi availability for their mobile devices, and 85% said they preferred Wi-Fi over cellular data “for at least one common online activity.” That’s… Read More