A CDE Definition
See Wi-Fi Alliance.
(Wi-Fi Alliance, Austin, TX, www.wi-fi.org) A membership organization founded in 1999 devoted to certifying 802.11 wireless Ethernet devices for interoperability. The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED logo on a wireless radio (PC card, access point, etc.) means that it has passed a thorough interoperability test and will work with any other Wi-Fi CERTIFIED product. A Wi-Fi ZONE logo means that a hotspot, whether offered at no charge or for a fee, uses Wi-Fi CERTIFIED equipment.
Originally founded as the Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Association (WECA), Wi-Fi stands for "wireless fidelity," a play on "high fidelity" (hi-fi). See 802.11, WiMAX, Wi-Fi hotspot and WLIF.
Before/After Your Search Term
|WiFi Simple Config||wiggle mode|
|WiFi tethering||Wii Remote|
|WiFi versions||Wii U|
|WiFi voice||Wii You|
|WiFi vs. cellular||Wiimote|
|WiFi vs. Ethernet||Wiinjuries|
|WiFi wireless bridge||wijit|
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