Those without broadband struggle in a stuck-at-home nation

NEW YORK (AP) — In Sandwich, New Hampshire, a town of 1,200 best known as the setting for the movie “On Golden Pond," broadband is scarce. Forget streaming Netflix, much less working or studying from ...

Business fallout: Apple goes online, Delta slashes flights

Apple said its annual developers conference would take place entirely online this year, joining a growing list of companies that are canceling big, in-person events as the coronavirus spreads. ...

Free Wi-Fi on Taipei MRT ends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Free AD Wi-Fi coverage on all of the Taipei Metro's Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) stations in Taipei and New Taipei has been discontinued since June 25. Since December of 201...

Google to provide free Wi-Fi in the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Google will provide free Wi-Fi hotspots to 50 locations in the Philippines by the end of next month, reports said Thursday. Its Google Station program already operates ...

Cubans getting early taste of mobile internet in system test

HAVANA (AP) — One of the world's least-wired countries is getting a little more connected. Cubans with cellphones are getting mobile access to the internet in a tentative but signifi...

HERE And Sigfox Join Forces to Create Global IoT Location Service for Logisitics and Supply Chain Sectors

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2018--HERE Technologies and Sigfox today announced a partnership to develop and deploy a global location service that will open new opportunities for IoT applications, ...

US military bans sale of Huawei, ZTE products, considered 'risk' to US Dept. of Defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Trump administration considers executive action targeting Chinese telecom firms Huawei and ZTE, the U.S. military has taken its own initiative and last week decided...

Smart City Media and Duke Energy One Launch Game-changing Partnership with Louisville CityPost

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2018--Smart City Media, the fastest growing Internet-of-Things (IoT) powered media company in America, announced a strategic partnership with Duke Energy One,...

Smart City Media and Duke Energy One Launch Game-changing Partnership with Louisville CityPost

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2018--Smart City Media, the fastest growing Internet-of-Things (IoT) powered media company in America, announced a strategic partnership with Duke Energy One,...

Edmunds highlights top car tech trends from CES 2018

Artificial intelligence that controls your infotainment screen. A vehicle that can read your brain. Cars that can see around blind corners. These are some of the automotive tech high...

Free Wi-Fi now up in all Taipei MRT stations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taipei Metro has extended its free public Wi-Fi coverage to all of its Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) stations in Taipei and New Taipei, with users only needing to search for &qu...

Taiwanese 3rd most addicted to smartphones while traveling

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese are the third most addicted to smartphones while traveling, according to a survey released yesterday by Hotels.com. Taiwanese spend an average of 3.6 hours glued t...

Stories from the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Last week Puerto Ricans hunkered down as Hurricane Maria raked the length of the island, killing at least 16 people, wrecking the electricity grid and grinding up homes, b...

Puerto Ricans hunt for precious Wi-Fi and cell signals

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Margarita Aponte and her relatives cleared the road in front of her house with two oxen, then drove an hour from her devastated hometown in central Puerto Rico to the old ...

Puerto Ricans hunt for precious Wi-Fi and cell signals

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Margarita Aponte and her relatives cleared the road in front of her house with two oxen Sunday, then drove an hour from her devastated hometown in central Puerto Rico to t...