Do you need to get up to speed quickly on the technologies and services that could transform the wireless world over the coming decade? Whether you work directly with wireless or in a sector where wireless solutions could be beneficial (e.g. healthcare, transport, sensor networks, location and smart metering), this concise guide provides a critical insight into future developments. For the first time, you will have a clear view of all the key technologies, including mesh networks, white space/cognitive devices, 4G/LTE and femtocells, and all the sectors or applications in which they could be used, with a comparison of the positives and negatives of each technology and sector area. You'll also see where the technologies required overlap and so could bring benefits across multiple areas, as well as how the key drivers of change in the past may impact on the future.Future Wireless Technologies and Applications William Webb ... with inbuilt WiFi, which recorded the daily measurements and then supplied them to the home computer via the home hub. ... Indeed, this functionality is already available from the Nintendo Wii-Fit, which uses its balance board as a set of scales and then displays information on weight change graphically. It has inbuilt WiFi to connect to the Internet and can download applications that would allow tailored functionality.
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