FAQs are a useful tool to introduce new topics. Several FAQ lists about Bluetooth technology already exist; here I have shared some of the questions that I am asked most frequently by reporters, conference attendees, and others interested in the technology, along with my own answers to those questions. I hope that this FAQ list is useful to many readers as a starting point for learning about Bluetooth wireless communication.
Bluetooth is a trademark owned by Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, Sweden, and licensed to promoters, associates, and adopters of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group.
IBM is a registered trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.
Ericsson is the trademark or registered trademark of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.
Intel is a registered trademark of Intel Corporation.
Nokia is a registered trademark of Nokia Corporation.
Toshiba is a registered trademark of Toshiba Corporation.
3Com is a registered trademark of 3Com Corporation.
Lucent and Lucent Technologies are registered trademarks of Lucent Technologies Incorporated.
Microsoft is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
Motorola is a registered trademark of Motorola Incorporated.
IrDA is a registered trademark of the Infrared Data Association.
Extended Systems is a trademark of Extended Systems Incorporated.
HomeRF is a trademark of the HomeRF Working Group