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by polaris20 on Sat 9th Jul 2005 00:35 UTC
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"Will WiMax ever cover the expanses of rural and uninhabited areas along major highways? I see WiMax with VoIP as being an interesting contender in urban areas, but a stretch to see it replace the mobile phone networks."

Yes, WiMax will cover expanses of rural and uninhabited areas, if it is widely accepted as a standard. That's one of the benefits of it, wide range.

I don't think it's unreasonable, and neither do the mobile phone companies, who are now nervously looking at what WiMax brings.

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