Implementing WiFi in the Real World

Seduced by the siren song of wireless access throughout the home, many a user has experienced the discrepancy between the manufacturer’s advertised claims (150 feet indoors, 300 outside) and real-world implementation (the living room and upstairs bedroom may as well be on different continents). In steely-eyed determination to exercise his inalienable right to network access anywhere on his property, Paul Boutin hired a WiFi engineer to help him bathe his property in 802.11 waves, using only mass-market consumer hardware — via Slashdot

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