New Wi-Fi Chips from Atheros Use Little to No Power

Atheros's new AR6002 line of Wi-Fi chippies sip juice ever so slightly in both standby or active states—almost nothing in the former, and over 200GB worth of downloadage could be powered by a 3.7-volt battery—allowing even the most power-ticky devices to get in on the Wi-Fi goodness. They'll start shipping in Q1 2008,… » 10/31/07 3:30pm 10/31/07 3:30pm