Wireless USB 1.1 Specification Now Available Completed Specification Paves the Way for New Wireless USB Products BEAVERTON, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Wireless USB Promoter Group today announced the completion of the Wireless USB 1.1 specification, the technical map for product developers to bring the next generation of Wireless USB products to the market. “The Wireless USB 1.1 specification is the next step in Wireless USB technology” Wireless USB 1.1 delivers key performance enhancements to Wireless USB technology, as well as added UWB upper band support for frequencies of 6 GHz and above, and offers backward compatibility with Wireless USB products currently in use by consumers. Wireless USB is evolving with optimized power efficiency and ease of use. Lower idle power requirements and improved battery life enhance Wireless USB power efficiency, and the new association model offers support for Near Field Communication (NFC) and proximity-based association, making Wireless USB even easier to install and use. “The Wireless USB 1.1 specification is the next step in Wireless USB technology,” said Jeff Ravencraft, USB-IF president and chairman. “Consumers want a fast, easy-to-use solution to wirelessly transfer content from PCs to devices. Wireless USB 1.1 is the solution supporting robust, high-speed wireless connectivity among devices.” To download the Wireless USB Revision 1.1 specification and adopter agreement, visit http://www.usb.org/developers/wusb/docs/.
If this works the way I'm guessing it works, I'd prefer devices that connect wirelessly to the LAN via 802.1x. Those would inter-operate with any machine on the LAN instead of just one.
Is this supposed to replace bluetooth?
What part of "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn" don't you understand?
@3vi1: Is this supposed to replace bluetooth?
Yes, we'll call it Snaggle-Tooth
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