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Wi-Fi is the name given to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers 802.11 wireless connectivity standard by the Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Alliance. Wi-Fi allows wireless networking with the use of a r... More »

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To connect your iPad to a Wi-Fi network, turn on the device, and open the Settings menu. Turn on your Wi-Fi connection if it is not already enabled. Select and connect to the desired network. More »

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Connect a Wii to the Internet via a wireless connection from page two of the "System Settings" menu, which can be accessed from the Main Menu. The Wii settings can be reached by clicking on the "Wii" button in the lower ... More »

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Wi-Fi is a brand name for short-distance wireless communication networking technology, based on 802.11 standards that Wi-Fi Alliance adopted from IEEE, while wireless stands for computer network that is not connected by ... More »

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To configure your laptop for a Wi-Fi connection, make sure you are in the range of a Wi-Fi network, navigate to the system tray, click on the Wi-Fi icon, click on the name of the Wi-Fi network you want to access, enter t... More »

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To connect to a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot with a Verizon device, go to your Wi-Fi settings and click the hotspot’s name to connect. If you have a secured hotspot, enter the hotspot’s password to gain access. More »

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While there is debate about who actually invented the wireless LAN, Wi-Fi was invented by a group of Australian scientists working for a government research agency known as the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Rese... More »

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