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Susan Fourtané
Susan Fourtané
12/23/2018 12:19:41 AM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
Yes. Unfortunately, it all goes beyond presentations. Perhaps I am entering a phase of skepticism.

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Ariella
Ariella
12/19/2018 4:12:21 PM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
<but it's still "buyer beware" of the puffery in the marketplace of sellers.> @DonBrowne that's good advice for anything that hops on the tech du jour bandwagon for marketing, whether it's big data, AI, or 5G.

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DonBrowne
DonBrowne
12/17/2018 8:45:23 AM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
Yes, it does seem that exaggerated claims or inventing new phrases for services are becoming more common. I have been noticing the various internet service providers pitches lately as competition grows, some more truthful than others but it's still "buyer beware" of the puffery in the marketplace of sellers.

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Ariella
Ariella
12/12/2018 9:03:17 AM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
@Susan that is very true. Accordingly, we have to not take presentations at face value.

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Susan Fourtané
Susan Fourtané
12/12/2018 1:37:44 AM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
Mostly everything in the world is an inflated massive sales pitch.

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afwriter
afwriter
12/10/2018 9:50:51 PM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
I wonder how much of this is actually different or "game-changing" and how much of it just a sales pitch to sell hardware. 

"If you think your WiFi is great now, just wait until you try WiFi 6."

"Why is it Wifi 6?"

"Well...Because...6 sounds like more than 5."

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Susan Fourtané
Susan Fourtané
12/10/2018 7:51:15 PM
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Re: Why not dial it straight to eleven?
I didn’t realise there was a Wi-FI 1-5 either. How can it be?

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mhhf1ve
mhhf1ve
12/6/2018 10:05:08 PM
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Next generation WiFi is going to need to adapt to 5G too
Unlicensed wireless networks are going to need to carve out their niche even more when 5G networks deploy and blur the lines between fixed and mobile wireless services....

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mhhf1ve
mhhf1ve
12/6/2018 5:52:10 PM
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Why not dial it straight to eleven?
Heh. I didn't realize there was a WiFi 1 thru 5....

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