…When I caught up with Weaver recently, he also shared some data he’d gathered from analyzing users. The most remarkable one — and one that speaks to the need for improved home wifi — was the rapid increase in the number of gadgets in the home that consume wifi. “It used to be seven, eight, nine — now it’s like 15 devices,” he says. With all that proliferation, it seems inevitable that wifi itself will become just one more function in our giant Lego box of internet-connecting stuff. The competition might not be who has the best hardware, but the best app.