Posts Tagged "mobile"

KAIST develops new Wi-Fi indoor positioning system

KAIST develops new Wi-Fi indoor positioning system

Researchers at the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have developed a new indoor positioning system that makes it possible to build a Wi-Fi radio map that does not require GPS signals. It’s claimed to be an improvement on Wi-Fi Positioning Systems, that rely on both GPS and…

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10 Things You Didn’t Know Dropbox Could Do

10 Things You Didn’t Know Dropbox Could Do

 1. “Favorite” Files for Offline Reading If you “favorite” images or text documents on your mobile device using the Dropbox app, you can access those files later, even if you’re not connected to Wi-Fi or cellular service.  2. Use Dropbox as Your Default Documents Folder To conserve memory and time,…

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iPad mini compared: Is it the best 7-inch tablet?

iPad mini compared: Is it the best 7-inch tablet?

Today Apple announced its 7.9-inch iPad mini tablet. Right on stage, the company compared it to the Nexus 7 (Google’s flagship Android tablet) to show the wealth of differences between the two. But Apple skipped a few key comparisons that you might want to be aware of. Here’s a closer…

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E Ink Android smartphone boasts a week battery life

E Ink Android smartphone boasts a week battery life

Onyx is experienced at working with E Ink display technology, we’d say; the company manufactured the rebranded BeBook Club and Neo, both of which were decent, if expensive, for their time. Now it has turned its attention to smartphones, with an Android model in the works. According to ARM Devices,…

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