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Bluetooth

A royalty-free technology that is a de facto standard in wireless telecom, which allows a wide range of appliances to eliminate cables and replace them with wireless low-frequency radio connections.
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Michel, "CMOS SOI technology for WPAN application to 60 GHz LNA," IEEE ICICDT'08, 17-20, 2008.
Through establishing a weighted vector form of interconnection beam pairs for WPAN DEVs, we set up a DEV interconnection mechanism based on the beam codebook for 60GHz-WPAN and realize fast free switch for every communication DEV when link blockage happening.
[14.] IEEE Std.802.15.4, "IEEE standard for wireless medium access control (MAC) and physical layer (PHY) specifications for low-rate wireless personal area networks (LR WPANs)", 2003, 40-50, [C]2003 IEEE.
1 to get a sweet 20 percent "Pre-Publication Discount!" (Their exclamation point, not mine.) So here's the headline they used to really grab those readers and pull them in: "Growth and Future Direction for WPANs, WLANs and WMANs."
In general, the range coverage of WPANs is smaller than that of WLANs, and that of WLANs is smaller than that of cellular networks.
This guide covers the basic risks associated with all wireless networks, then drills down into some best practice suggestions for the most common 802.11 WLAN and Bluetooth WPAN configurations.
The applications of this Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) technology ranges from industrial monitoring and control, home automation and sensor networks to gaming, medical and automotive solutions.
What sort of devices might be used on a WPAN? The WiMedia Alliance envisions a variety of home multimedia devices, including digital cameras and camcorders, MP3 players, set-top boxes, game consoles, and even HDTVs.
On a more intimate level, a wireless personal area network (WPAN) is used for connecting devices-PDA, printer, laptop and desktop.
IEEE 802.15.1 is the first in a series of new WPAN technologies being developed in IEEE 802.15.
Our continued commitment to our customers is to improve their design cycles so they can get to market faster, thereby speeding up the evolution towards Wireless Personal Area Networking (WPAN) solutions throughout the industry."