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FCC Warns Hotels About Intentionally Blocking Wi-Fi Hotspots

Wednesday January 28, 2015 5:27 am PST by
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday issued a public enforcement advisory that warns hotel chains and other commercial establishments about intentionally blocking or interfering with Wi-Fi hotspots. The FCC's Enforcement Bureau claims that interfering with Wi-Fi hotspots is illegal and that it will take appropriate action against violators by imposing substantial fines. The...
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iPad Air Continues to Offer 24-Hour Battery Life as LTE Hotspot

Monday November 4, 2013 6:34 am PST by
For those customers interested in taking advantage of the iPad Air's ability to allow other devices to tap into its LTE data connection, Apple's latest iPad continues to offer a robust 24 hours of battery life as an LTE hotspot, far more than dedicated MiFi hotspot devices, reports AnandTech. While the 24-hour hotspot battery life is not new to the iPad Air, confirmation of the feature is...