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Thursday, February 25, 2010
Wireless Speed Freaks Set To Leave Wi-Fi Standing
Wi-Fi is so pedestrian. Gi-Fi anyone? (Image: Sipa Press/Rex Features)
From New Scientist:
WI-FI as we know it is reaching the limits of its usefulness. It just can't keep up with our appetite for services, such as new video formats, that gobble up bandwidth. So what's next in the world of blisteringly fast home-based wireless technologies?
For clues to where Wi-Fi is going, it helps to delve into the soup of standards that will shape the future of wireless communications.