from the wouldn't-it-be-nice dept.
gfilion writes "IEEE Spectrum has an
article about nifty wireless adapters that don't require LOS. At first, NLOS wireless may not sound like a big deal. After all, ordinary radios and cellphones are non-line-of-sight devices. But they don't carry broadband data. What makes the latest generation of NLOS wireless technology worth talking about and having is that it delivers data at high rates over substantial distances."
The best book on programming for the layman is "Alice in Wonderland";
but that's because it's the best book on anything for the layman.