Intel has signed a deal to acquire over 1,400 patents and patent applications registered by Powerwave Technologies, many of which relate to wireless telecommunications technology.
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Ultra-thin tablets and 2-in-1 PCs, depth sensing cameras and wire-free computing at Intel Developer Forum
Intel demoed a 6mm-thick tablet with depth sensing cameras, new fanless 2 in 1 PCs, wireless charging and a tiny form factor board aimed at hobbyists during the IDF keynote.
Intel buys Axxia and to help it capture a slice of the $16bn market for wireless access chips.
WiFi is wonderful, but somehow we are still stuck with lots of cables. Now Intel and others are working to eliminate the rest and deliver true wireless computing.
Boombotix Boombot2 Bluetooth Speaker $40
Manufacturer-refurbished, programmable, wireless 7.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound Headset with Bluetooth.
Microsoft Surface 2, Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 users are getting multiple keyboard, Bluetooth and wireless network firmware updates.
Mindspeed's wireless infrastructure division is scattered across California, the United Kingdom and China.
Intel is now part of the Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) Board of Directors, joining firms including Qualcomm, Samsung and Broadcom.
Intel has publicly backed SoftBank's bid for Sprint Nextel, claiming that the deal is necessary to promote competition in the wireless space.
The shift from the PC to post-PC technology has been good for wireless carriers, who globally pull in a combined revenue of some $1.3 trillion a year. This is equivalent to four times the combined revenue of Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Intel.
I enjoy listening to podcasts and music in my car, but don't have Bluetooth and am tired of having a cable lying around and limiting where I can rest my smartphone. HTC has a slick accessory for audiophiles, but it is priced about twice as much as it should be.
There are several wireless speaker options out there today, most use Bluetooth for the connection. AirPlay speakers use WiFi and the sound output is greatly improved IMHO. The Libratone Zipp is an affordable and powerful speaker you may want to consider.
In the future everything that computes will connect, Intel CTO Justin Rattner said during his closing keynote at the Intel Developer Forum. He unveiled a series of technologies from the company's lab designed to connect these devices wirelessly.
The company will team with IDT to add wireless charging capabilities to a reference chipset in 2013 that could eventually let you recharge your cell phone cable-free from an Ultrabook or Intel-powered desktop.
Intel has long led the way, but as it gets increasingly harder for the industry to follow Moore's Law, there has been a lot of debate about whether its lead is growing too large. With wireless customers clamoring for the latest technology for mobile processors, semiconductor foundries are suddenly shaking things up.
Intel is set to buy US$375 million worth of wireless technology patents from InterDigital, whose shares rose by more than 29 per cent, following the news that it would increase its stock buyback program.
Intel is to buy $375 million worth of wireless technology patents from InterDigital, whose shares rose by more than 29 percent following the news that it would increase its stock buyback program.
Here's a Bluetooth headset that works with your mobile devices, and, when you turn it around, you have a wireless keyboard.
The ZAGGkeys Flex Bluetooth wireless keyboard is a great alternative for those who use both iOS and Android devices with the desire for a solid means of entering large amounts of text.
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