By Charlie Andrews :)
What is WiMax?
WiMAX is an IP based, wireless broadband access technology that provides performance similar to 802.11/Wi-Fi networks with the coverage and QOS (quality of service) of cellular networks. WiMAX is also an acronym meaning "Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX).
How does it work?
It would operate similar to Wi-Fi but at higher speeds, over greater distances and for a greater number of users.