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D-Link's DIR-818W router brings colors to 802.11ac Wi-Fi

D-Link announces a new 802.11ac model, the AC750 Wi-Fi Router (DIR-818W), that's available in four colors including red, teal, black, and white.

By May 14, 2014

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Broadcom aims to double Wi-Fi speeds with new 802.11ac chip

The mobile chipmaker expects to be moving to double-antenna 2x2 MIMO technology for mobile phones. Also: a new GPS chip for wearable devices.

By February 24, 2014

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Wilocity: 2015 phones getting extra-fast 802.11ad networking

The new network standard, which can reach 5Gbps but has limited range, could ease wireless congestion problems in crowded areas, according to an 802.11ad chipmaker.

By February 23, 2014

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Broadcom unveils new 802.11ac chips designed for significantly better Wi-Fi experiece

At CES 2014, Broadcom announces two new 5G WiFi system-on-a-chips (SoCs) designed to deliver range and speed while using less power from the host device's CPU.

By January 6, 2014

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OS X 10.8.5 to fix limited 802.11ac Wi-Fi speeds, among other bugs

Apple's imminent OS X 10.8.5 update should tackle truncated Wi-Fi speeds in Apple's latest MacBook Air systems.

By August 26, 2013

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AirPort firmware update fixes 802.11n connectivity issues

The latest update for AirPort base stations addresses some minor but annoying bugs in Apple's line of Wi-Fi routers.

By August 14, 2013

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MacBook Air real-world 802.11ac speeds throttled

Findings show that despite high link speeds, the 2013 MacBook Air is currently limited to about a third of its expected transfer rates.

By June 24, 2013

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Wi-Fi Alliance launches 802.11ac certification program

The Wi-Fi Alliance announces its Wi-Fi Certified ac certification program, which aims to guarantee the interoperability of 802.11ac-enabled devices regardless of their hardware vendors or type of clients.

By June 19, 2013

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D-Link's new DIR-868L make an excellent 802.11ac-enabled router

CNET Editor Dong Ngo show off his skills on dealing with long names and battle scars with the D-Link DIR-868L router.

By June 6, 2013

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Quantenna's new chip turns 802.11ac Wi-Fi up a notch

Quantenna announces the first 4x4 (quad-stream) 802.11ac chipset. The new chipset, which offers a cap speed of 1.7Gbps, is slated to be used in products later this year.

By May 22, 2013