Wireless local area networks technology based on IEEE's 802.11 standards

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Wi-Fi: Wireless local area networks technology based on IEEE's 802.11 standards
Wi-Fi is a family of wireless network protocols, based on the IEEE 802.11 family of standards, which are commonly used for local area networking of devices and Internet access. Wi‑Fi is a trademark of the non-profit Wi-Fi Alliance, which restricts the use of the term Wi-Fi Certified to products that successfully complete interoperability certification testing. As of 2010, the Wi-Fi Alliance consisted of more than 375 companies from around the world. As of 2009, Wi-Fi-integrated circuit chips shipped approximately 580 million units yearly. Devices that can use Wi-Fi technologies include desktops and laptops, smartphones and tablets, smart TVs, printers, digital audio players, digital cameras, cars and drones.


Comcast extends free Xfinity Wi-Fi hotspot access through the end of 2020 [Video]

Comcast extends free Xfinity Wi-Fi hotspot access through the end of 2020

Comcast on June 19 announced that it will extend free access to its 1.5 million public Xfinity WiFi hotspots to anyone who needs them, including non-customers, through the end of 2020. "As cities and..

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Centre gives nod to Wifi services onboard flights

Vistara CEO Leslie Thng told PTI that it would be the first plane to provide in-flight Wi-Fi services.
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Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line now has free Wi-Fi; here's how to access

Here is how a passenger can connect to the 'Free Highspeed Wi-Fi' facility onboard the Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line
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Vistara to be 1st in India to bring in-flight Wi-Fi

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Free WiFi to all villages connected via Bharat Net till March 2020: Ravi Shankar Prasad

WiFi services being provided through BharatNet in villages across India will be free of charge till March 2020, Telecom and Information Technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday.
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Railways completes work for WiFi, 'RailWire' goes live in 5,500 stations

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Indian Railways provides Wi-Fi facilities at Dera Baba Nanak station in Punjab

RailTel has provided Wifi services at more than 5300 railway stations and soon all railway stations will be getting free wifi courtesy of RailTel
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After railway stations, WiFi facility will be available onboard trains, says Piyush Goyal

According to Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, soon WiFi services will be available onboard trains.
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West Bengal's Midnapore becomes 5000th railway station to get free public Wi-Fi

Earlier this month, Assam's Tinsukia had become the 4,000th railway station in the country to have free public Wi-Fi service.
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India sold over 204 mn WiFi devices in 2018: Report

As many as 204.5 million WiFi enabled consumer devices were sold in 2018, with mobile phones contributing close to 90 per cent of the sales. WiFi sale of enabled devices is expected to grow at 8 per..
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