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Submission + - WiFi Direct - WiFi 'a whole lot easier' (

aaaurgh writes: The BBC has an article of a new twist on the world of Wi-Fi.

Called Wi-Fi Direct, it will let wi-fi devices like phones and laptops connect to one another without joining a traditional network. Sounds like P2P without the ISP (and a whole heap of security headaches to boot) to me...

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