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Wi-Fi Alliance announces direct Wi-Fi connections spec

Thursday 15 October 2009 | 07:07 CET | News
The Wi-Fi Alliance is nearing completion of a new specification to enable Wi-Fi devices to connect to one another without joining a traditional home, office, or hotspot network. The Wi-Fi Alliance expects to begin certification for this new specification in mid-2010, and products which achieve the certification will be designated Wi-Fi Certified Wi-Fi Direct. The specification, previously code-named Wi-Fi peer-to-peer, can be implemented in any Wi-Fi device, from mobile phones, cameras, printers, and notebook computers, to human interface devices such as keyboards and headphones. The devices

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