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Cable Companies Team Up For Joint Wi-Fi Roaming
2012-05-21 11:31:13

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com In a touching moment of corporate harmony, 5 large cable operators have announced plans to join forces in order to provide Wi-Fi access to each other´s hot spots. Such a deal would be the largest Wi-Fi roaming agreement yet. According to the Wall Street Journal, the “fab cable five” consists of Bright House Networks LLC, Cablevision Systems, Comcast Corp, Cox Communications and Time Warner Cable Inc. The new Wi-Fi network will be...


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2013-03-16 00:00:00

Wi-Fi, a trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance, is not a technical term; however, the Alliance has used the term to describe only a narrow range of connectivity technologies including wireless local are network as well as PAN, LAN, and WAN. "IEEE 802.11", the technical term, has been used interchangeably with Wi-Fi even though Wi-Fi has become a superset of IEEE 802.11 over the past few years. It is used by over 700 million people and there are over 750,000 hotspots and around 800 million new Wi-Fi...

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