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Facebook WiFi will Allow you to Search and Connect Nearby Hotspots

Facebook WiFi will Allow you to Search and Connect Nearby Hotspots

Facebook WiFi is the new features appears to be in the testing phase, this helps you for finding the nearby wireless hotspots. Facebook WiFi will let the customers check in by participating in the businesses for the free WiFi access. When the user’s check-in to your Business page, you can share offers and other announcements with them.

Facebook is probing the Pages to list the WiFi locations for their physical addresses. We can ensure that Facebook is asking to maintain this information as the backbone and display the accurate results for the users.

As per the reports one of the spokespeople for Facebook said: “To help people stay connected to the friends and experiences they care about, we roll out a new feature that surfaces open Wifi networks associated with nearby places.”

One of the social media directors has observed this feature. This feature is live in the iOS Facebook application. To view this feature, scroll through the menu and you will find the option to ‘Enable WiFi.’  Once you turn on the feature, you will get the access to the nearest point. The access points will also direct you to the store apart from it will mention getting connected.

The more nearby locations Facebook can bring forward, then the better quality of real-time information regarding the sharing, news, and viral video content becomes popular and reaches to the users.

Things are still unclear that Android user is going to receive this feature or not? In iOS, this feature hasn’t rolled out for everyone so far. Some of the users have received this testing update. So check out the iOS app that if you have received this update or not. Go to the Hamburger Menu and in the mobile app and check out this option.

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WiFi is the most important thing than Sex, Alcohol and Chocolate: Reports

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The wireless network supplier iPass has revealed some interesting things about Wi-Fi after conducting a survey. WiFi has been branded as an essential daily need in human’s life with 4 out of 10 persons giving more importance than other human habits and necessities like Alcohol, sex, chocolates, games, etc.

According to the Survey, people want WiFi more than sex and alcohol. The study has carried out by iPass which surveyed 1,700 working professionals across Europe and the United States about their connectivity habits. However, the iPass revealed shocking news about the study and how people addicted to smartphones and electronic gadgets in their daily life. It took a report from more than 1,700 people about their lifestyles and favorites.

According to the report, Interestingly, Wi-Fi was considered as the most significant need in daily life by 40.2% of accused. The study also involved asking respondents to rank the importance of Wi-Fi against other daily needs on a scale of 1-4, with one is most important while four is least important.

What the study found according to the Survey?

40.2 percent of participants chose WiFi as their first preference in daily essentials and labeling it as a higher priority than sex (37 percent), Chocolate (14 percent) and alcohol (9 percent). Nearly 75 percent of respondents said that Wi-Fi plays a vital role in their daily life and also improved the quality of life. 63 percent of participants preferred Wi-Fi hot spots rather than using mobile data.

Pat Hume, Chief merchandising officer, iPass said, “Wi-Fi service is not only the method of internet connectivity, but it has also exceeded many other human needs and necessities.”

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“We always stay in connection with WiFi in our personal and professional lives. Especially smartphone users are always connected at all times whether at home, traveling, at hotels, bus and railway stations and in flights also. Many organizations have been providing services for lower costs with faster speeds.” He added.

A few years back, WiFi is the unknown thing and now, it became daily essential in human’s life. The reason behind WiFi’s growing factor is the power it has had on our daily lives. Seemingly, unlike sex, sweets, chocolates and alcohol, the spread of internet connectivity seems to have had a mostly positive effect, with three-quarters of respondents saying WiFi had improved their quality of life.As per study, people also make travel decisions according to the WiFi connections.

Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V launched in India at INR 79990, Check out the specs and features

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Electronic giant Sony has launched a new camera named Cyber-Shot RX100 V today. This camera is the latest flagship model in the Cyber-Shot RX100 series under compact models. Cyber-shot RX100 V comes with a 1.0-type CMOS sensor and fast Hybrid AF (Auto Focus). The speed of the sensor will be 0.05-second and the special thing about this camera is it has 315 phase-detection AF points.

Check out the complete features and specifications of Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V.This compact camera is having the high-speed Anti-Distortion Shutter with the maximum speed of 1/32000 second. The rolling shutter effect is commonly experienced with the objects movie fast.

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“This fast shutter speed also allows the camera to capture sharp, crystal clear images with a wide open aperture at brightness levels up to EV19,” says Sony.

Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V comes with 20.1 Mega pixel and Exmor RS CMOS sensor with DRAM chip. The lens on this compact camera comes with ZEISS Vario-Sonnar lens with F1.8 aperture, 2.9x Optical Zoom. This is very helpful during the video recording. The Compact Camera has a Built-in flash.

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RX100 V allows to capture the super slow motion shooting at 960 FPS and has super high-speed Anti-Distortion Shutter up to 1/32000 sec.  It has the Dense and widespread AF 315 point coverage helps in capturing the best quality images. Apart from this model even having the Fast Hybrid AF.

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The RX100 V can capture high-speed continuous shooting at higher than 20 MP resolution and capable of supporting 24fps21 with Auto Focus /AE tracking. You can get the Silent shooting for sensitive situations which is unique feature and not often found in the compact cameras.

You get 0.39-type electronic XGA OLED viewfinder and 2.95-inch LCD screen, which can be tilted 180-degree. The other connectivity features of this camera are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC. The HDMI support feature helps in quick data transfers. Multi-slot reader is available for Memory Stick Duo/SD memory card. Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V compact camera comes with a Price tag of Rs. 79,990.

Google’s New WiFi Router to Be Unveiled at Pixel Launch Event at $129

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The Tech Giant will introduce Google Wifi, a $129 home Wi-Fi router, on October 4th

Google is making its move to boost its home networking hardware. Google WiFi, a new router from Google to announce at its pixel smartphones launch event on 4 October.

According to the reports, rumours states that this new 4K-capable Chromecast Home speaker called as Chromecast Ultra may also make its debut in the same event.

As per the sources, Google Wifi router offers connectivity for a long range when compared to the most of the self-routers. These routers are also capable of linking together and create large wireless networks.

The new wifi devices said to be a companion of Amazon Echo-rivalling was previewed at I/O conference and is scheduled for a further unveiling on October 4 and costs around $129 (Rs. 8600 approximately)

The feature which stands highlight in this new product is that it can pair up with other devices to offer easy ways to extend your home network all through the home for a better network coverage in few out of reach places.

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The functionality of the device is similar to Eero which mainly means working to extend the network with minimum fuss. However, it is not clear at the moment whether the product is a part of Google’s OnHub router family or not.

It is also unknown about how this will mix with the existing OnHub routers but offer few of the same ‘Smart features. Google’s plans for its Daydream VR project might reveal in the event.

C-Dot WiFi Technology Gets a Nod from Indian Railways

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Indian Railways approved Wifi technology of state-owned Centre for Development of Telematics (CDOT). Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha tweeted “C-DoT WiFi Technology got approved by Railways.”

Indian railways are providing free wifi service at busy stations. He transport giant has collaborated with Google to provide free wifi at 100 stations by the end of this year.

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Most of the equipment used by Indian Telecom network is imported. Now, this move by the central government approving usage C-DoT wifi equipment will help deployment of indigenously made gears.

The minister presided over the 44th meeting of the C-DoT Governing Council during which he advised the company to think regarding 5G technology and asked them to consider and recruit the best brains.

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“In the 44th meeting of C-DoT Governing Council, directed C-DoT to think about 5G. Directed C-DoT to consider recruit & retain best brains with better salary & perks,” Sinha said.

C-DOT was established in 1984 with an initial responsibility to designing and developing digital exchanges. It has offices in Delhi, Bengaluru and Kolkata.