And in a different vein, the Wi-Fi-enabled roving robot Rovio can roam around your house, taking audio and video of the goings-on there andstreaming them to your friends over the Internet. It would be like your ownreality series for those who want to record everything they say and do. Onlineprices vary greatly, from $140.99 at Amazon to $278.99 at Sears.
Wherever you look these days, a new mobile hotspot alternative is popping up, from so-called MiFi devices, wireless routers that are getting smaller and smaller, to applications that allow you to share your connection among devices, to gear specially designed for use in planes and cars. Click through to find out how to get connected.
Network teams are investigating and adopting emerging technologies like SDN and 40 Gb ethernet networks on a limited basis, while UC and BYOD are approaching the threshold of mainstream adoption ... More >>