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Mizu VoIP SoftPhone

MizuPhone lets you make VoIP/SIP calls to users anywhere in the world using any VoIP service provider, SIP server or your own PBX....

January 27, 2014 by Mizutech

Dialogue Box 6.3: Whatever happened to UWB?

It should have provided high-speed, low-power wireless connectivity for homes and offices everywhere. But instead of more products you can shake a stick at, all UltraWideBand has to show for itself to date is a French USB stick you can shake. Dialogue Box explains why

May 14, 2009 by

WiMedia Alliance calls it a day

The ultrawideband group will shut down and transfer its specifications to industry groups representing spin-off technologies such as Bluetooth 3.0 and Wireless USB

March 17, 2009 by

Killswitch Manager for Linux

Killswitch Manager for Linux is an applet controls killswitches and enables you to turn off or on radio devices. For instance, you...

April 10, 2011 by Quentin Denis

Gefen cuts the cord with its ultrawideband wireless HDMI extender

One of the Holy Grails of home theater setups is being able to have all of your equipment connected without a corresponding rat's nest of cables. We've seen a number of previews of technology that will allow for the wireless transmission of HD signals, though some are still in purgatory (like Belkin's FlyWire).

February 28, 2009 by

UWB companies Staccato and Artimi merge

The ultrawideband companies Staccato and Artimi are to merge, although as the resulting company will be known as Staccato Communications it is probably fair enough to say Staccato swallowed Artimi.It's a bit odd to see consolidation in the UWB market this early on in the game, but not that surprising given the current economic climate.

November 24, 2008 by

Killswitch Manager for Fedora Linux

Killswitch Manager for Fedora Linux is an applet controls killswitches and enables you to turn off or on radio devices. For instance,...

March 11, 2010 by Quentin Denis

Working UWB? Yes please, Pulse-LINK

Ultrawideband may be disappointing its fans on a number of fronts – late, slow and not particularly exciting, to name just three – but nobody's told Pulse~LINK. This idiosyncratic Californian company has been active in developing UWB since the beginning of the century: unlike virtually everyone else in the business, it's avoided joining the various consortia which have battled away for supremacy in the standardisation race.

December 13, 2007 by

Ultralateband disappoints Wi-Fi sniffing Bluetooth

According to bearded folkdancer Peter Judge over at Techworld, the Bluetooth SIG has got bored waiting for ultrawideband to turn up and has decided to go to Wi-Fi instead for the next update to its standard.Whether Wi-Fi is a good fit for Bluetooth is a moot point, given the lengths the Blueboys have gone to in the past to explain the many philosophical and practical differences between the standards.

November 1, 2007 by

Ultrawideband - almost ready

Last year we exclusively broke the story that ultrawideband (UWB) is to be legalised in Europe. It all became official in February of this year, and all systems are just about ready to go.

June 12, 2007 by

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