Posts Tagged ‘wlan’

Is your wireless wavelength unstable?

April 15, 2010

Q7. Is it OK to run the learning session through Wireless LAN?
A7. It depends on the radio wavelength. Sometimes the Wireless LAN wavelength can be unstable so it is highly encouraged to go through learning sessions through the wired LAN.

I have adjusted my wireless LAN wavelength to make sure it is stable, thus ensuring an optimal learning experience.

Free wireless internet access in Tokyo

January 23, 2009

I’ve just bought a FON wireless router. The main motivation for choosing it was the fact that it was considerably cheaper than the others that were available.

The reason it’s cheap is that you’re expected to share your internet connection. You get a private channel for your own use, and a public one for everyone else. Once you’ve registered, you can then freely use any other public FON access point.

FON WiFi Locations in Central Tokyo

According to their map page there are plenty of access points in Tokyo, which should be good for connecting the iPhone or laptop while out and about. And even if the free access turns out to be crap in some way (limitations, adverts, etc), at least I now have a cheap router than I can use at home rather than having to trail a cable across the apartment…