Renaissance Man renaissanceman at macmail.com
Sun Jan 21 20:15:09 CET 2007

Heh, I think OpenMoko needs a web forum, otherwise such subjects are  
going to be done to death over and over. I recently just sparked a  
big discussion on just this subject Tom. I'm of much the same opinion  
as you. The absence of WiFi appears to be purely down to technical  
issues, but temporary ones apparently.

Check out recent discussion here:

Renaissance Man

On 21 Jan 2007, at 3:11 pm, Tom Berger wrote:

> Hya,
> I'm new to the list, so I don't know whether this was already  
> discussed, but I'm surprised (and a bit sorry) that the OpenMoKo  
> spec doesn't include WiFi - I'm currently using an HTC Universal  
> and would very much like to switch to the MoKo as soon as it's  
> available, but I find that the WiFi option is really useful and it  
> will be very hard for me to give it up - I use my phone for  
> browsing the web quite a lot, and also for VOIP (which is really  
> one of the killer apps for smart phones).
> What is the rationale behind the exclusion of WiFi? Will you  
> consider including it on future revisions? Will it be possible to  
> extend the MoKo with a WiFi card or something like that?
> Tom

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