Meraki's Solar Powered Wi-Fi Repeater Finally Shipping in December

We first wrote about Meraki » 11/19/08 8:08pm 11/19/08 8:08pm and their solar-powered Wi-Fi repeater back in mid '07, but they're finally getting ready to ship these next month. According to , it's going to be $749 if you have your own solar panel, which then balloons up to $1499 for "larger units". The main idea that Meraki is going after is "getting…

SanDisk Blames Vista For Slow Deployment in SSDs

You know how solid state drives aren't very common right now? SanDisk laid the blame for that directly onto Microsoft's face, accusing Windows Vista of not being optimized for those SSDs. The next-generation drives due out soon require more advanced controllers (the stuff that interfaces with the drive itself), which… » 7/22/08 2:40pm 7/22/08 2:40pm