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Christmas is Slowing your Wi-Fi

2.12.2015 by Jenn Granger

Fairy lights might be pretty and a festive favourite but it turns out they may also have a less attractive side effect. A new report by watchdog Ofcom has found that around six million UK homes and businesses don’t have the broadband speeds that they could, and that there are some household appliances that might be getting in the way. Ofcom has said that fairy lights and other electrical appliances might be messing with your Wi-Fi connection, which it found after releasing an app that checks the data flow between wireless routers and devices. It turns out that seemingly innocuous…

Li-Fi; the new Wi-Fi

1.12.2015 by Guest

A working office has decided to test out a new way of delivering data by using the visible spectrum rather than radio waves. In shorter terms; Li-Fi rather than Wi-Fi. Lowri takes a closer look. Li-Fi is said to deliver…

The Herod Clause: What Would You Give Up For Free Wi-Fi?

9.10.2014 by Jenn Granger

The hunt for free Wi-Fi drives people to some pretty desperate things; like cultivating a fairly serious caffeine habit in Starbucks, spending time in Macdonald’s whilst sober, and giving up their firstborn children. The usual. A recent study on Wi-Fi…