Arabic translation: الاتصال اللاسلكي بالانترنت / الواي فاي
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English to Arabic translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Computers: Software / IT news from Intel
English term or phrase:WIFI
Intel shelves plan to turn desktop into WIFI HUBS
An ambitious plan to turn millions of desktop computer into hubs of wireless internet access has been shelved after PC makers balked at the price of the feature, Intel Corp said on Monday.
... based purely on the rhyme, and realized that "fidelity" could metaphorically be applied to wireless connections, where it would mean something like "robust connectivity". So "fi" stands for but doesn't really mean "fidelity".
A comment. Nesrin is right that the "fi" in wifi can be construed as an abbrev. for fidelity. But this is an interesting example of a neologism where the decomposition of meaning came after the fact. Whoever coined the term, I'm sure, came up with it