Have been using Speedtouch ADSL modem for broadband.
Have been sent OrangeLivebox.
My question is: When not using my Laptop via Wirless can I TURN-OFF the wireless signal from the Livebox and use my PC wired via the Ethernet connection so that my brain is not being un-necessarily irradiated by a wireless signal that I'm not using.
PaulB2005 I was not asking for comments on the radiation risk and you should justify your comments by letting us know what qualifications you have to back up your statement. we don't need unecessary radiation if we're not USING wireless !!
"Is Wi-Fi bad for you? Almost inevitably it has been added to the list of technologies that may be hazardous to your health but the evidence so far is almost entirely anecdotal and no serious scientific study has linked Wi-Fi with any sort of health concern.
Emissions from wireless adaptors and routers are a fraction of those coming from mobile phones nor are they held in close proximity to the user's head or body, and since radio frequency energy follows the inverse square law the amount of energy these devices produce at distances of more than a few centimetres are vanishingly small. The odds are something else will get you..."