• Metro gets update on radio systems and cell coverage

    WASHINGTON — Local fire and emergency response leaders briefed Metro on the progress made toward upgrading radio systems for first responders in tunnels and enhancing cellular telephone service to allow riders to reach 911 in…

  • If she has her way, power cords will be a thing of the past

    WASHINGTON — Wireless Internet seemed like science fiction at one point; now, it’s everywhere. And now a California woman wants to make wireless charging just as commonplace. Meredith Perry, 25, founded the uBeam company, and…

  • Getting and using free Wi-Fi in the D.C. area

    Where to find free, reliable Wi-Fi connections in the D.C. area as well as some of the more outside-the-box options.

  • Consumer Reports ranks wireless services

    Which wireless company offers the best cell phone service? Consumer Reports has released a customer satisfaction survey.

  • Wireless charging could be just months away

    It may not be long before electronic devices can
    recharge without plugging in.