The Fay School in Southboro. (WBZ-TV)

Southboro School, Parents May Have Settlement In Wi-Fi Illness Lawsuit

The Fay School may have reached a settlement with the parents who sued them, claiming the school’s Wi-Fi signal is making their son sick.


The Fay School in Southboro. (WBZ-TV)

School’s Wi-Fi Making Son Sick, Parents Say In Lawsuit

A boarding school in central Massachusetts is being sued by parents who claim the school’s Wi-Fi signal is making their son sick.



People Believe Wi-Fi Is Making Them Sick

A number of people are reporting all kinds of symptoms and blaming Wi-Fi.


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Stores Spy On Customers By Tracking Cell Phones

Many stores are now tracking shoppers from the second they walk through the door.


Laptop users in a Boston coffee shop. (WBZ-TV photo)

Coffee Shops Limit Wi-Fi To Discourage ‘Laptop Hobos’

Some shops, overwhelmed by people surfing the web and holding business meetings, are developing more restrictive policies with their Wi-Fi.


Customers at dwelltime in Cambridge.

Cambridge Cafe Cuts Wi-Fi During Lunch

Dwelltime has been packed since it opened two months ago. But the business says the crush of computers is taking over their restaurant.


A man works on his computer. (ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

All Things Travel: Hotel Biz Centers Being Replaced By Wi-Fi

The hotel business center is going away. It is being replaced by a Wi-Fi business gathering spot in the lobby and Sheraton Hotels is leading the way.


smart appliance

‘Smart Appliances’ Aimed At Busy Working Moms

Manufacturers are now targeting working moms with a series of new ‘smart appliances’ designed to simplify everyday household tasks.


Free Wi-Fi may not be as secure as you think.

Hackers Preying On Internet Browsers Using Free Wi-Fi

There’s no question that an easy Wi-Fi connection is convenient, but is it safe?