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12.10.13
NYC mayor unveils plans for massive free public WiFi network in Harlem
12.10.13

NYC mayor unveils plans for massive free public WiFi network in Harlem

New York's code-loving mayor had at least one more big tech announcement to make before handing ov...

By B. Heater,   12.10.13
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01.09.13
Google to help set up free WiFi blanket in NYC's Southwest Chelsea neighborhood
01.09.13

Google to help set up free WiFi blanket in NYC's Southwest Chelsea neighborhood

While Google's offered free WiFi access in NYC subways from time to time, it's apparently now set...

By J. Pollicino,   01.09.13
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10.17.12
Virgin Media extends free tube WiFi for all until 2013
10.17.12

Virgin Media extends free tube WiFi for all until 2013

Tweeting about the obnoxious individuals you share a tube platform with was expected to be a one-t...

By D. Cooper,   10.17.12
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10.09.12
Microsoft backs free Boingo WiFi in NYC and San Francisco, hopes you'll see Metro on the metro
10.09.12

Microsoft backs free Boingo WiFi in NYC and San Francisco, hopes you'll see Metro on the metro

Microsoft is about to launch a giant media blitz for Windows 8, and it wants to guarantee that eve...

By J. Fingas,   10.09.12
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10.03.12
GOWEX bringing free WiFi to French rail stations, starting with Marseille
10.03.12

GOWEX bringing free WiFi to French rail stations, starting with Marseille

We take free WiFi at our transportation hubs for granted here in the US. (Heck, we've even got it...

By T. O'Brien,   10.03.12
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09.17.12
UK retailer Game promises free in-store WiFi, asks only that you visit
09.17.12

UK retailer Game promises free in-store WiFi, asks only that you visit

Ever put a game back on the shelf because Metacritic took too long to load? Fortunately, the UK's l...

By S. Sakr,   09.17.12
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08.24.12
Wall Street Journal to offer free WiFi hotspots in NYC and San Francisco during September
08.24.12

Wall Street Journal to offer free WiFi hotspots in NYC and San Francisco during September

Oh New Yorkers and their marvelous, no-cost WiFi access points. Only a few days after Google Offer...

By E. Alvarez,   08.24.12
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08.09.12
Boingo snaps up Cloud Nine Media to expand its ad-sponsored WiFi network
08.09.12

Boingo snaps up Cloud Nine Media to expand its ad-sponsored WiFi network

Boingo tried its hand at free WiFi with Google earlier this summer, and now it's acquired Cloud Ni...

By A. Santos,   08.09.12
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07.11.12
NYC launches free public WiFi trial, links it to skeevy payphones
07.11.12

NYC launches free public WiFi trial, links it to skeevy payphones

Free public WiFi may be the sort of thing you automatically associate with Starbucks, but starting...

By J. Volpe,   07.11.12
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