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NU scientists say Wi-FM could be secret to faster wireless speeds

Wed Nov 11 01:42:26 EST 2015 | Chicago Tribune
Computer scientists at Northwestern University think the solution to sluggish wireless networks could lie in FM radio. It's called Wi-FM. The new protocol could use the FM chips found in most smartphones to prevent users from slowing each others’ connection to their networks, said associate professor Aleksandar Kuzmanovic and others in a paper published Tuesday. Picture this: You live in an urban high-rise with a protected Wi-Fi network. So does your neighbor. When you’re both surfing the Intern..

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