Boingo Moves to Single Account, Multiple Devices Across Unlimited Data Plans
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI), the Wi-Fi industry's leading provider of software and services worldwide, announced today that it has enhanced its most popular unlimited Wi-Fi data plans, simplifying Wi-Fi access for users with more than one Wi-Fi enabled device. Users can now log in with laptops, tablets, smartphones and any variety of other Wi-Fi enabled consumer electronics devices with a single account.
"At a time when everyone else seems to be making it harder to get connected to the mobile Internet by capping usage or throttling throughput, we're making it even easier to use our unlimited Wi-Fi plans," said Dawn Callahan, vice president of consumer marketing. "People now rely on multiple devices to get their Internet on, whether Facebooking, Tweeting, checking in, uploading photos, downloading iTunes purchases, or streaming music and video. We just want to say, 'We've got your back.'"
Popular monthly plans with unlimited Wi-Fi access, such as Boingo Unlimited (Americas), Boingo UK + Ireland, Boingo Europe Plus, and Boingo Asia Pacific, can now be used with any Wi-Fi enabled device. Users can choose to log in via the splash page presented in the hotspot, or with Wi-Finder, Boingo's simple but powerful roaming app that helps you log in to more than 325,000 hotspots with a single click.
These unlimited data plans include up to two unique devices per month – smartphones, tablets, laptops, cameras, e-readers or other Wi-Fi enabled device; however, power users and families can add even more devices for an additional fee of $5 per device, per month up to a maximum of five devices, total. Users can change which of their devices are authorized via the Boingo online self-care tool at https://my.boingo.com.
Existing subscription customers from the affected unlimited plans will be migrated to the enhanced plans at no additional cost, gaining access to unlimited Wi-Fi with a wider selection of devices under the same terms of their existing plans.
About Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI), the world's leading Wi-Fi software and services provider, makes it easy, convenient and cost-effective for people to enjoy Wi-Fi access on their laptop or mobile device at more than 325,000 hotspots worldwide. With a single account, Boingo users can access the mobile Internet via Boingo Network locations that include the top airports around the world, major hotel chains, cafés and coffee shops, restaurants, convention centers and metropolitan hot zones. Boingo and its Concourse Communications Group subsidiary operate wired and wireless networks at large-scale venues worldwide such as airports, major sporting arenas, malls, and convention centers, as well as quick serve restaurants. For more information about Boingo, please visit http://www.boingo.com.
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