Agreed, I can't imagine how this would be better than 60GHz. Mind you I don't see a lot of point in either at home. Maybe someday I'll want to instal a device in every room so I can stream 4k video from a mobile device, but it sure as hell won't be anytime soon.
The other way around IS the news. TFA is clearly tongue-in-cheek.
How about the freedom to make a phone call without it being monitored without a warrant?