Use Skype as Home Monitoring Security System with SKYCAM

Use Skype as Home Monitoring Security System with SKYCAM    

Skype, the popular VoIP & messaging client can now be used as an intelligent and simple home monitoring tool. Thanks to SKYCAM, a nice IndieGoGo project launched recently, people can buy an IP-based monitoring webcam which solely relies on Skype to function and which can be easily installed in any important location. Installation and usage of SKYCAM unit is as […]

     
 
 

How to Strengthen the Wi-Fi Signal

How to Strengthen the Wi-Fi Signal

With so many interesting gadgets being introduced in the past few months, like products based on the Near Field Audio technology, wireless charging platforms and even the same concept integrated into smartphones, we can safely assume that wireless is the word of 2013. Many wired setups can be completely replaced with wave solutions, and perhaps the most notorious of all is […]

 
     
 
 

The Future of Wi-Fi: Incredible Speeds Ahead

The Future of Wi-Fi: Incredible Speeds Ahead

Wireless technology has come a long way in the last few years, and this is due to the adoption that mobile devices have received and to the increasing demand of consumers for faster and more reliable wireless connections. Today’s wireless standards, although pretty fast, are not even near to multigigabit speeds. At CES 2013, a presentation by Wilocity showed us […]

     
 
 

Wi-Fi Cameras: Advantages, Issues & Best ones to Buy

Wi-Fi Cameras: Advantages, Issues & Best ones to Buy

With smartphones receiving better and better cameras, it’s hard for digital camera manufacturers to keep up with these mobile devices that offer a bigger number of features. One of these features is Wi-Fi connectivity, a feature that almost all smartphones have, but marginally few cameras have adopted this technology. I’m not sure why manufacturers do not make this step, which […]

     
 
 

How to Extend Memory for Devices Without a microSD slot

How to Extend Memory for Devices Without a microSD slot    

When choosing a device, storage capacity is usually one of the most important factors that one has to keep an eye out. Unlike other technical specifications, like the processor type and what kind of graphical processor unit is hidden under the hood, storage room must be always enough to accommodate your needs and it is sometimes seen as a threshold. […]

     
 
 

Bluetooth 3.1 vs Bluetooth 4.0: Differences Explained

Bluetooth 3.1 vs Bluetooth 4.0: Differences Explained

Many users have always wondered what are the differences between Bluetooth 3.1 and 4.0, the most used versions at the moment. Well, besides the obvious 0.9, these two different standards have certain features and certain power consumption rates which must be taken in consideration when purchasing a new device, at least slightly. While this is a match between competitors of […]

     
 
 

Home Security Systems [Guide]

Home Security Systems [Guide]

Our security is very important, and in this field, technology has given us the possibility to take the control of our home security and monitor our homes in ways we never thought we could. Our smartphones and tablets can connect to our home security system and let us monitor our homes over the Internet from anywhere in the world. Wireless […]

     
 
 

Extend the Wi-Fi Range with These 9 Wi-Fi Enhancers

Extend the Wi-Fi Range with These 9 Wi-Fi Enhancers

As our homes and cities are more and more connected to the Internet and the Wi-Fi coverage increases, we enjoy the benefits of the web wherever we are. The problem today is that even the best routers can’t cover a big enough area so that we can stay connected to the Internet continuously. Also, the battery restrictions of our smartphones […]

     
 
 

Ford Keyfree Transforms the Phone into a Wireless PC Authenticator

Ford Keyfree Transforms the Phone into a Wireless PC Authenticator

It’s not often when you get goose-bumps from an idea, but Ford seems to have done it this time. Using their edge technology, the American auto-maker has developed the most unusual software, but one that will surely catch the fever. Based on their wireless car unlocking technology, Ford Keyfree is a Chrome extension that stores passwords for various online services […]

     
 
 

How to Remotely Control Your Computer From Anywhere

How to Remotely Control Your Computer From Anywhere

Ever gone to work and realized that a report is still on your home computer? This problem would cost you precious time and effort. A simple solution to this is to remotely access your computer and get the files you need. This awesome feature can let you access any of your computer’s files from any other computer in the world […]