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Wired: Cutting the Cords

“An industry coalition has announced a new standard for wireless
home networking.”

“By year’s end, computers, TVs, telephones, and more will be
able to communicate with radio waves…”

“The completion of the SWAP 1.0 specification is a major step
toward making wireless home networking a reality,” said Ben Manny
of Intel Corporation…”

“Members of the HomeRF consortium include Compaq, Ericsson,
Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Motorola, and Philips
Consumer Communications. [Products from] Compaq, Hewlett-Packard,
IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Motorola, and Samsung… are due to reach
the marketplace by the end of 1999.”

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