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Old 08-04-2004, 10:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Can someone explain what exactly bluetooth is to me, or point me to a good article about it. Thanks!
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Old 08-04-2004, 10:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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basically it is a new standard for wirless technology that for short range.

Here's a article of when they announced it coming out if you have more questions that site is a good source of info www.pcworld.com

http://www.pcworld.com/news/article/0,aid,11996,00.asp
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Old 11-12-2004, 11:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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The good thing about Bluetooth wireless is that it's not like infrared. Basically that means you can work it through walls. You don't have to point it towards the computer or any other device you have Bluetooth in. I know it's becoming more standard in a lot of the devices so if you were thinking about getting a product with Bluetooth wireless in it, then you should definitely do it. Visit www.bluetooth.com for more information.
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Old 11-13-2004, 12:39 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Can someone explain what exactly bluetooth is to me, or point me to a good article about it. Thanks!

Tell you what...if i cant figure out how to get my laptop to connect to my main pc(both have bluetooth usb adapters)...i have 2 brand new Kensington Bluetooth adapters i will be selling cheaper than what i paid...and i paid $49.99+tax for each one.
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