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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Wireless Networking Fundamentals

    1. TCP/IP

    2. Understanding Radio Waves

    3. Wireless Networks

  2. Chapter 2 Wi-Fi on Your Notebook

    1. 802.11 Wireless Standards

    2. Understanding 802.11 Speak

    3. Connecting to a Wireless Network

    4. Taking It on the Road

  3. Chapter 3 Wi-Fi on the Road

    1. Wireless Hotspots

    2. Finding Wireless Networks

  4. Chapter 4 Communicating Securely

    1. Secure Wireless Computing

    2. Virtual Private Networks

    3. Secure Shell (SSH)

    4. Firewalls

    5. Wi-Fi Security

    6. Are 802.11 Networks Really Secure?

  5. Chapter 5 Configuring Wireless Access Points

    1. Setting Up a Wireless Network

    2. Case Study: The Home Network

    3. Case Study: The Office Network

    4. Configuring an Access Point

    5. Ad-Hoc Wireless Networking

    6. Setting Up a Wireless Repeater

    7. Guidelines for Securing a Wireless Network

    8. Troubleshooting Wi-Fi

  6. Chapter 6 Bluetooth

    1. Bluetooth Standards Today

    2. Bluetooth Devices

    3. Bluetooth Service Profiles

    4. Using Bluetooth in Windows XP

    5. Connecting to a Pocket PC

    6. Bluetooth LAN

    7. Bluetooth Security

  7. Chapter 7 Infrared

    1. IrDA in More Detail

    2. IrDA Adapters

    3. Using IrDA in Windows XP

    4. Infrared File Transfer

    5. Infrared Security

  8. Chapter 8 Cellular Networking

    1. Cellular Networking Price and Performance

    2. GPRS

    3. CDMA2000

    4. Compression

  9. Chapter 9 Global Positioning System (GPS)

    1. How GPS Works

    2. GPS Devices

    3. GPS Software

  10. Chapter 10 Microsoft Smart Display and Remote Desktop

    1. What Is the Microsoft Smart Display?

    2. Using the ViewSonic AirPanel V150

    3. Using Remote Desktop

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