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Faster than your current wireless network, able to send data leaping over cubicle walls in a single bound--it's Super-Duper G.

This story appears in the April 2005 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Nevermind the promises printed on the package. Unless your office happens to be a small computer lab without walls, furniture or people, you won't get anywhere near the transfer speeds or range attributed to 802.11g networking devices.

But who said that's all there is? The latest from Belkin, Linksys, Netgear and others should be hitting store shelves right about now--super-duper adapters that transfer data several times faster and farther than plain old 802.11g devices. Some claim performance beyond that expected from the next-generation 802.11n protocol, though that standard is nowhere near being ratified.

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