Profile of John Walko
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Articles by John Walko
posted in October 2005
The Swedish company is buying most of Marconi’s data networking and associated services, mainly based in the U.S., among other business units.
Backers hope the specification--due to be ready by year-end--will become a global standard.
Intel co-founder Moore will be the third recipient in 31 years of the Marconi Society's Lifetime Achievement Award.
The layoffs will hit 29 locations in 20 countries, and all four of Motorola's divisions will be affected.
Marty Cooper, who conceived of the cell phone more than 30 years ago, says that Google has grossly underestimated the number of access points needed to provide "blanket coverage" to the whole city.
The logjam that has delayed agreement on the IEEE 802.11n high data-rate WLAN standard reportedly will be broken soon, and a standard agreed by the middle of next year.
A solar eclipse put the conference's opening day on hold as attendees gazed skyward.