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They haven't said when or where, but from the sounds of the wheels grinding in the Intel camp, we can apparently expect a formal introduction to WiMax this week—our very favorite not-yet-complete wireless standard in the making, which promises WiFi-like connectivity over very long distances. Of course, the point is less to roll out deployment of the technology (it isn't complete, as Intel hopes you won't recall) as it is to kickstart the huge marketing effort we're about to see Intel break out on this.

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