updated 12:45 am EST, Wed February 18, 2004
QuickerTek AirPort antenna
today began shippping its 8 Dbi directional TiBook antenna, which extends the range of Airport cards and/or third-party Wi-Fi PCards with external antenna ports. The company says that this directional 8Dbi antenna triples the range of omni antenna designs and says it is compatible with both the PowerBook G4 and the PowerBook G3 Pismo. This new directional antenna replaces the QuickerTek Stub antenna in the product lineup. It is available for $55 and includes a software CD for measuring wireless system performance. It supports both Apple Airport and Aiport Extreme wireless products.