Latest Michael W. Foley Stories

2009-04-23 09:04:56

The newest version of Bluetooth wireless technology is anticipated to transport information 10 times quicker than the existing model. Gadgets equipped with the new software might be available by early 2010. The group that created the technology, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group, announced this week it has agreed on standards for the Bluetooth 3.0, including more rapid data movements. Three chip corporations, Atheros Communications Inc., Broadcom Corp. and CSR PLC, said their products...

2008-12-09 10:17:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) Executive Director Michael Foley, Ph.D., has been named one of the top wireless influencers of 2008 by RCR Wireless. Foley was recognized for his significant impact on the wireless industry and his efforts to change how business is done today through Bluetooth wireless technology. The award celebrates a productive 2008 for the 11,000 member strong association, and paves the way for a successful 2009 with two...

2008-02-11 12:30:00

Bluetooth wireless technology may get a speed boost next year by taking advantage of already available Wi-Fi technology. In 2006, a faster channel for Bluetooth using a different radio technology, ultra-wideband, was announced, but its delays in development caused the Bluetooth Special Interest Group to begin looking at Wi-Fi too. Michael Foley, director of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group, said the first devices with the technology could be available by the middle of next year. The...

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