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Wireless technology has made our life simpler. It has completely changed our lifestyle. As per a research, more than 80% of the population uses wireless technology at least once a day. It has definite…


Wacom Goes Wireless

Wacom has introduced an updated verson of its Intuos4 graphics tablet, its first to make use of Bluetooth connectivity.
"Available only in the medium-size version for about $399, $50 more than i…


Hands-free-driving = Free Bluetooth gadgets

There is bound to be a slew of new state laws in the future that make it illegal for you to drive while talking on a cell phone (unless you use a wireless bluetooth device). Connecticut, New Jersey a…


Introducing Bluetooth Over Wi-Fi

Ultrawideband has apparently been taking too long: the bluetooth Special Interest Group (Bluetooth SIG) this week announced plans to support Bluetooth over Wi-Fi within a year or so. The SIG is still …


Wibree Merges with Bluetooth

ComputerWorld's John Blau reports today that Nokia's Wibree technology will soon be added to the Bluetooth specification, under an agreement between the Wibree Forum and the Bluetooth SIG.
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Bluetooth SIG Announces Version 2.1 + EDR

ExtremeTech's Bryan Gardiner reports that the Bluetooth SIG today announced a new version of its technology, Bluetooth Version 2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate), which "will make the initial con…


Say Hello to Seagate’s DAVE

Robert Scoble today looks at Seagate's new DAVE (Digital Audio Video Experience), a pocket-sized black box with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity that holds 10 GB or 20 GB of storage. The idea is t…


Cheating at Chess via Bluetooth… But Who Was on the Other End?

Reuters reports that an Indian chess player has been caught using his mobile phone (connected to a Bluetooth headset in his cap) to cheat, resulting in a ten-year ban from the game.
"The player, …


Bluetooth-Over-UWB Delayed

ExtremeTech's Mark Hachman reports that Mike Foley, chairman of the Bluetooth SIG, now says a specification for Bluetooth over UWB won't arrive until about October of 2007. Products should fol…


Belkin’s TuneStage II: iPod Audio Streaming via Bluetooth

El Reg's Tony Smith reports that Belkin has announced yet another iPod accessory: the TuneStage II, a Bluetooth 2.0 system that streams audio from your iPod to your stereo.
"TuneStage II capt…