WiMAX Legally Reaches a 60 Mile Radius

 - Mar 28, 2007
References: engadget
While an ordinary WiFi signal "can carry a few hundred feet", Intel is testing a system "that lets WiFi signals of at least 60 miles. The idea of "WiMAX isnt new, however, what is new is deploying "vanilla WiFi out to more people without breaking any laws or relying on expensive hardware upgrades."

Unfortunately, Intel will only be rolling this new technology out to countries considered to be "emerging markets" rather than "the US or UK since the "$700-$800