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Atheros launches new energy-efficient WLAN chip for mobile devices

Atheros introduces new WLAN chip for mobile devices that uses 20 percent less energy and comes in a tiny form factor.

By November 2, 2009


Take a MIMO: WLAN ubiquity at last

Vendors charge more for MIMO equipment, but is it worth it? David Braue puts WLAN-on-steroids to the test in a suburban Melbourne home.

By February 13, 2006


Aruba strikes back at Motorola's patent claims

Sued by Motorola in August over four WLAN-related patents, Aruba is now countersuing, arguing that its use of the patents had gone unchallenged for years.

By October 22, 2007


Mobility and choice should trump dogmatism

Cisco's Alan S. Cohen says it's time to dispel industry myths and start to merge cellular and WLAN technologies.

August 22, 2006


Cisco fixes latest WLAN flaw

A tool exploiting another flaw in Cisco's wireless LAN products has been released, but the company said it has everything under control.

By April 14, 2004


Cisco flaw puts Wi-Fi networks at risk

Fix is out for bug in WLAN controllers that could enable an attacker to send malicious wireless traffic.

By November 2, 2005


IDC: Growth ahead for wireless chip sales

According to a new report, WLAN semiconductor revenue will jump to $3 billion by 2009--up from $1.2 billion last year.

May 23, 2005


D-Link to incorporate TI chips

Texas Instruments said Tuesday that its wireless local area network (WLAN) chips will be integrated into new products made by D-Link, the No. 2 seller of WLAN equipment in the United States. A TI spokeswoman did not comment on when D-Link's products with TI chips inside would be available for sale. TI has similar agreements with two other makers of WLAN, or 802.11, equipment. A TI spokeswoman said the first WLAN products with TI chipsets will debut in stores starting in June.

By May 14, 2002


Short Take: Bay buys WLAN company

Bay Networks plans to acquire wireless local area network (WLAN) company Netwave Technologies for about $10 million. Netwave, which develops wireless connectivity products for PC users, said it shipped the first wireless LAN adapter fully integrated on a PC Card in 1995, and soon will ship products that support both IEEE specifications for wireless LAN technology, Direct Sequence, and Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum.

June 2, 1998