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With AES-based encryption, modern WiFi networks can be a formidable obstacle for even determined attackers. But how do you know your network is secure once you've deployed it? Bruce Potter explains how to discover the WiFi devices on (and near) your network and ensure that they're secure.
The elegance built into Mac networking becomes evident when you design and configure a new wireless network. Apple assistant programs can guide you through the processes, or you can customize any of the network parameters as needed for your particular situation. Larry Loeb gives you the skinny on how the Mac can serve you well in a wireless network.
AirPrint was introduced with iOS 4.2, and lets you to print right from your iOS device. Now you can be super productive, right? Only if you have an AirPrint enabled printer at your disposal. Although there are hundreds of printers available that support AirPrint these days, what if you're like me, and have older printers that iOS doesn't recognize? Your Mac can help.
A teaser ad on Apple's Web site posted a couple of days ago announced the theme of Macworld 2008: "There's something in the air." In this morning's keynote address, Steve Jobs made clear what that "something" might be: increased reliance on wireless connectivity in Apple's new hardware offerings.