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FCC to launch effort to alleviate Wi-Fi congestion

Thursday 10 January 2013 | 15:56 CET | News
At International CES, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski said the Commission will soon kick-off a government-wide effort to increase speeds and alleviate Wi-Fi congestion a major hubs, such as airports, convention centres and large conference gatherings. The move would also increase speed and capacity for Wi-Fi in the home where multiple users and devices are often on the network at the same time. The effort will will increase and free up unlicensed spectrum available for ultra-high-speed, high-capacity Wi-Fi, or Gigabit Wi-Fi, by up to 35 percent. It will enable higher data speeds and greater

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