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Go wireless for under a $100

Tue Aug 20, 2002 - 12:42 PM EDT - By Marcus Adolfsson

Intel are selling the SpringPort 802.11b module for just $99.00, down from the original price of $299.00.

Connect your Handspring* Visor* handheld for wireless access in an IEEE 802.11b Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN).

You're free to roam about the workplace or campus with secure connections, peer-to-peer links between devices, and high-speed access to the Internet, E-mail and network resources. You can also hot sync your data as you move about, so your information is always up-to-date. Integrated software makes E-mail communication and web browsing easy, so you can stay connected without wires and without worries.

Supports peer-to-peer networking and communication to wired networks via 802.11b compatible access points. Supports 0, 40-bit and 128-bit Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) encryption.

Thanks to Dom Chang for the tip.


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