Stories by Yardena Arar

  • Wireless Internet gathers speed

    Wireless Internet access is hot, but up till now the services have been too slow for anything beyond text messages and e-mail. Metricom aims to change that with its next-generation, 128Kbps Ricochet wireless service, which is slated to launch in Atlanta and San Diego at the end of July.

  • Opera software sings a different browser tune

    If you're unhappy with your browser but don't want to deal with a 17MB-plus Netscape Communicator or Internet Explorer download (which can take an hour or longer over a dial-up connection), consider a short visit to Opera Software AS.