Wi-Fi HaLow

New “Wi-Fi HaLow” Standard Announced for Smart Homes

The group behind Wi-Fi has today announced the launch of a new type of Wi-Fi today called Wi-Fi HaLow (pronounced “halo”), which has been optimized to work with low-power devices, such as smart homes and gadgets, The Verge is reporting. The new type of Wi-Fi will be an extension of the upcoming 802.11ah standard. The source notes that the...