- Broadcom also simplifies WLAN security setup. Kistner, Toni // Network World;5/10/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p44
The Broadcom company announced a new version of its 802.11g chipset, branded 54g, that greatly simplifies the Service Set Identifier and Wireless Fidelity Protected Access (WPA) setup, and extends the range of a 54g local area network up to 50 percent. The week before, Broadcom demonstrated a...
- MARVELL UNVEILS IEEE 802.11N COMPLIANT WLAN PRODUCTS. // Electro Manufacturing;Mar2006, p3
This article reports on the Marvell 88W836X chipset family unveiled by Marvell, a leader in storage, communications, and consumer silicon solutions, as of March 2006. The chipset complies 100% with the IEEE 802.11n draft specification. As the recognized leader in embedded consumer WLAN, Marvell...
- Sprint, SBC sign Wi-Fi roaming pact. // RCR Wireless News;8/30/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p1
Reports on the reciprocal wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) agreement entered into by Sprint Corp. and SBC Communications Inc. Access of customers to each company's Wi-Fi networks; Location of the companies' Wi-Fi hot spots; Reason behind the adoption of Wi-Fi service by wireless carriers.
- BRIEFS. // Inside Tucson Business;9/21/2012, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p16
The article offers brief news in Tucson, Arizona in 2012. The journal is on the verge of gathering data for the 2013 edition of its Book of Lists. Tech Launch Arizona plans to collaborate with Arizona Furnace and make it as its university research partner. Foothills Mall provides free Wireless...
- Singapore to subsidize Wi-Fi even as youth charged in Wi-Fi crime. Morse, Joni // RCR Wireless News;11/20/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 47, p16
The article reports that Wireless-Fidelity (Wi-Fi) equipment developer Firetide Inc. has won a contract to supply the eastern portion of Singapore with its gear as the country sets out to blanket itself with free Wireless-Fidelity access for its residents. According to Firetide, the Wi-Fi...
- Wi-fi Puts UPS Customers On Line. Berthiaume, Dan // Chain Store Age;Aug2004, Vol. 80 Issue 8, p99
Focuses on the deployment of customer-facing wireless-fidelity offerings across the stores of United Parcel Service (UPS). Partnership of UPS with telecommunications provider SBC Communications; Features and capabilities of the hot-spot technology; Benefits of the deployment for UPS customers.
- Amsterdam. // AirGuide Online.com;7/13/2009, p1
The article reports that Amsterdam, Netherlands has launched one of the largest outdoor Wi-Fi networks in continental Europe. The network is free for residents and in September, 2009 will be opened at no cost to people who work or study in the city.
- DOUBLE-BARRELED ADDING WiFi TEST. Quinnell, Richard A. // EDN Europe;Oct2005, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p42
Suggests that adding wireless to networking does more than change physically layer-test requirements, it adds system complexity that needs simultaneous controlled testing of many layers. Anticipated substantial growth of wireless networking based on the IEEE 802.11 standards in both the number...
- How Super Is Turbo? Fleishman, Glenn // Macworld;Sep2004, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p20
This article provides information on Turbo, a variation of the 802.11g wireless standard that promises to double AirPort Extreme's maximum throughput and is part of the Super G proprietary wireless standard created by chipmaker Atheros. Atheros isn't the only manufacturer looking to speed up its...