It sounds like WiGig will be supplemental to Wi-Fi

… as opposed to a direct replacement for it depending on the situation. Still, 2GB wireless would be a wonderful thing. #seb #Wireless #Computing

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WiGig promises low-power 2Gbps wireless device communication by 2013
The WiGig Alliance is moving full steam ahead with its plan to enable devices to communicate wirelessly at mulit-gigabit speeds using unlicensed 60GHz spectrum. WiGig Alliance President and Chairman Dr. Ali Sadri sat down with Ars at CES to explain where WiGig fits among various wireless standards, and when we can expect the technology to become widely implemented.

The WiGig MAC specification was published in June 2011, and the standard is currently in draft stage with the IEEE as 802.11ad. …

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