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Cisco, AT&T to bring wireless cable boxes

Cisco's ISB7005 wireless receiver.

(Credit: Cisco)

AT&T just announced it will debut a wireless set-top box that streams HD cable broadcasts over a Wi-Fi connection – giving its U-verse customers the ability hook up cable TV anywhere within their home wireless network, without running those ugly coaxial cables throughout the home (HDMI and power plug still needed).

The wireless cable box, dubbed ISB7005, is produced by Cisco and...

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