Juicing Up Home Networks

Wireless transfer devices still have some snags, but the wiring behind your walls could connect the video in all your rooms

In the home of the not-too-distant future, video will zip from room to room. You'll be watching movies downloaded from the Internet in your bedroom and cable TV on your PC. Of course, the high-speed network needed to make this latest vision of the "connected home" function doesn't quite exist yet—but it may be hiding in your walls.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.