Due to a reporting error, the story "Australian research organization settles Wi-Fi patent litigation" posted Monday cited a number for the companies that the CSIRO settled with. The number has been removed from the subhead and the lead. The story has been fixed on the wire, and the corrected lead follows.

Australia's scientific research organization has reached an out-of-court settlement with an undisclosed number of technology companies that will now pay to license its wireless local area networking (WLAN) technology invented in the early 1990s.