WP7 suffering from bluetooth woes

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Microsoft's recently launched Windows Phone 7 has been on the market for several months and software giant is pushing the platform at every possible chance, but now users are now pushing back with some usability...

Nokia joins the netbook world

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Nokia announced today it has joined the race in bringing a new netbook to the market offering up to 12 hours of battery life with 3G ready Internet. The small, lightweight and portable mini-laptop...

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iTech Bluetooth Virtual Keyboard Review

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For years now I've been using the same keyboard at home, a Microsoft Wireless Desktop Elite Keyboard. It's not a bad board, thought it has seen better days. While looking around for a replacement I...

Bluetooth gives Spies a Window into your Life

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Worried about your civil liberties and privacy? Then it may come as a shock to discover that you have unwittingly been allowing your phone to signal your every move. Bluetooth, a wireless link built into...

Nokia's Wibree joins Bluetooth

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Ultra-low power is being added to the features of short-range Bluetooth technology. The ultra low-power Wibree technology developed by Nokia Corp. will become part of the Bluetooth specification under an agreement reached by the Wibree...

New Bluetooth Spec Boasts Pairing, Power Efficiency

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At the CTIA, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group announced a new version of its wireless specification, Version 2.1 + Enhanced Data Rate. The new Bluetooth Core specification will make the initial connection of Bluetooth devices...

MoGo Dapter: World's Smallest Bluetooth Adapter

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Newton Peripherals has revealed a device that is believed to be the smallest Bluetooth adapter ever: the MoGo Dapter. Newton Peripherals' engineers designed the USB adapter in such a way so that it protrudes as...

Apple to Introduce Bluetooth Mighty Mouse

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The Bluetooth version of its single-button, right-clickable mouse by Apple has submitted a filing with the FCC. This mouse will be the same as the current Mighty House (single-button, right-clickable mouse) except it is wireless....

Bluetooth Standard to Receive Speed Boost in 2007-08

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The industry group behind theBluetooth wireless standard announced on Tuesday that it has received clearancefrom the FCC to increase Blutooth transfer rates by utilizing a version of the new radio technology known as ultra-wideband or...

Bluetooth Backers Offer Security Tips

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After two Israeli researchers published a paper earlier this month explaining how security mechanisms in short-range wireless Bluetooth technology could be quickly undermined, members of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) are now urging users...

Bluetooth chews on future plans

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A new version of the Bluetooth wireless specification and a three-year plan for more updates have backers hoping the technology will finally take off in the U.S. market. The Bluetooth Special Interest...

Security Cavities Ail Bluetooth

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Serious flaws discovered in Bluetooth technology used in mobile phones can let an attacker remotely download contact information from victims' address books, read their calendar appointments or peruse text messages on their phones to conduct...

Bluetooth Phones Could Leak Data

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A pair of security experts have found a Bluetooth exploit which allows hackers to steal any information stored on Bluetooth cell phones. The pair (Adam Laurie & Martin Herfurt) demonstrated this exploit on popular...

Bluetooth, MP3 jacket has keyboard on sleeve

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GIANT SEMI firm Infineon has delivered on its threat to produce wearable computer systems by announcing the introduction of a Rosner combo MP3 Bluetooth jacket that includes a textile keyboard on the sleeve. Infineon said...

Samsung to produce Bluetooth chip for handsets

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Samsung Electronics is planning to produce own-brand Bluetooth chips for handsets, using technologies licensed from Ericsson, according to sources, adding that the South Korea-based firm is sampling the chips with module makers and some other...

Wanted: New Friend; Must Have Bluetooth

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Another creative Idea that may not really be fancied by people who like protecting their privacy. But this could open up a new subset of close-range communications. After all, nothing beats being able to challenge...

Bluetooth group preps 2.1Mbps spec

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A new version of Bluetooth is making its way to consumers (sooner or later). This new version dubbed Bluetooth Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) increases data transmission by compressing the data better. Bluetooth EDR...

Crash Nitro Kart goes Bluetooth for N-Gage

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Nokia and Vivendi Universal Games today announced Crash Nitro Kart for the N-Gage game deck. The new game will transport users to the Crash Bandicoot world where multiple players can go head to head with...

CSR debuts low-cost Bluetooth printing

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Cypress Semiconductor and the UK's Cambridge Silicon Radio (CSR) have teamed up on a low-cost Bluetooth attachment for USB printers that allows wireless printing directly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. The USB dongle combines Cypress' USB On-The-Go...

Zoo tracks children with Bluetooth tag

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Denmark's Aalborg Zoo is setting up a system that lets parents use their cell phones to keep tabs on their children's whereabouts. BodyTags, developed by tracking specialists BlueTags, are small Bluetooth pods that clip to...

Big future for Bluetooth

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Despite the aura of gloom pervading the computer market in 2002, one technology looks like it had a good year. A report out this week shows that Bluetooth, the short-range radio system,...

Epox intros Bluetooth printer adaptor

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Taiwanese firm Epox said it has started selling a Bluetooth based printer adaptor which sits in the parallel port of an ordinary printer. The unit has range of 10 metres and can support...

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