In a terse announcement, Wi-Fi services provider Ruckus Wireless disclosed that it acquired privately held indoor-positioning company YFind Technologies. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Time Warner Cable and Cablevision said Tuesday that they launched Wi-Fi service in 32 public parks in New York City.
Time Warner Cable said Friday that it installed more than 1,000 mobile Wi-Fi hotspots on a fleet of food trucks in New York to promote its sponsorship of Major League Baseball's All-Star Week.
A federation of almost two dozen companies and organizations--including Microsoft, InterDigital and Ruckus Wireless--formed the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA) in hopes of influencing telecommunications regulators to support TV white space (TVWS) technology and spectrum sharing.
Ruckus Wireless is launching a new Wi-Fi access point that supports DOCSIS-3.0 as well as similar data over cable service standards for Europe and Japan. The company said the new access point will make the outdoor user experience better and will improve high-density applications.
Ruckus Wireless said its Wi-Fi infrastructure underlies Global Reach Technology's River Thames Wi-Fi hotzone network, which provides wholesale and international roaming services in London and will be used for Global Reach's own planned retail public-access Wi-Fi service.
Proving it's still in with the in-crowd, Ruckus Wireless will provide Wi-Fi connectivity for the third year in a row at the Sundance Film Festival, which intends to host numerous live-streaming events that moviegoers can view from their mobile devices via the Wi-Fi network.
Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) on Tuesday named Ruckus Wireless as its WiFi vendor of choice, and will use its products to support three of its managed WiFi offerings: enterprise managed services, Wi-Fi hotspot and emerging metro public access.
Wi-Fi equipment vendor Ruckus Wireless, now known as RKUS on the New York Stock Exchange, jumped into the weak IPO market on Nov. 16 with an aggressively priced offering that saw share prices fall after the market debut. However, CEO Selina Lo contends the company's fundamentals will keep it strong in the long term.
Ruckus Wireless announced a narrow-beam Wi-Fi access point (AP) for high-density applications that turns the concept behind most public Wi-Fi hotspots on its head: Instead of offering broad coverage to serve as many users as possible, the ZoneFlex 7782-N outdoor AP delivers narrow-beam coverage to limit customer access and deliver more consistent performance and multimedia support.