Muni-fi

06.10.13
Comcast launching Xfinity-branded cloud-based home control, muni-fi services
06.10.13

Comcast launching Xfinity-branded cloud-based home control, muni-fi services

Kabletown Comcast is taking advantage of the calm before the WWDC/E3 storm to announce two initiat...

By D. Cooper,   06.10.13
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11.03.11
Beijing's rolling out city wide 'free' public WiFi, just hand over your phone number
11.03.11

Beijing's rolling out city wide 'free' public WiFi, just hand over your phone number

Heads-up, locals: China's Mobile, Unicom and Telecom carriers are building a city-wide public W...

By D. Cooper,   11.03.11
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01.27.11
O2 plans free and open WiFi network across the UK, Sky picks up The Cloud
01.27.11

O2 plans free and open WiFi network across the UK, Sky picks up The Cloud

Only a handful of Muni-Fi projects ended in anything greater than eternal tears here in the States,...

By D. Murph,   01.27.11
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06.16.10
NYFI aims to implement free WiFi on Long Island Rail Road and Metro
06.16.10

NYFI aims to implement free WiFi on Long Island Rail Road and Metro

Mmm... the smell of gratis wireless broadband in morning. Even Starbucks agrees, you just can't beat...

By D. Murph,   06.16.10
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05.18.10
London to become one giant WiFi hotspot by 2012, because Boris says so
05.18.10

London to become one giant WiFi hotspot by 2012, because Boris says so

Look at this man. Just look at him. Isn't it obvious that Boris Johnson gets what Boris Johnson wan...

By D. Murph,   05.18.10
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01.24.09
Seattle crowned most wired city in America: where's your town?
01.24.09

Seattle crowned most wired city in America: where's your town?

Check it, Pacific Northwest -- Seattle, Washington was just named Forbes' most wired city for 2009,...

By D. Murph,   01.24.09
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12.15.08
FCC cancels white space meeting to focus on digital TV transition
12.15.08

FCC cancels white space meeting to focus on digital TV transition

Man, we're clearly in the wrong line of work. It seems that being in the FCC means that you can bas...

By D. Murph,   12.15.08
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11.23.08
Oklahoma town provides real-time streaming from cop cars, free WiFi to residents
11.23.08

Oklahoma town provides real-time streaming from cop cars, free WiFi to residents

Traffic wardens over in the UK have been wielding handheld camcorders for well over a year now, but...

By D. Murph,   11.23.08
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07.01.08
Akron, Ohio to provide free citywide WiFi, inevitably fail within a few years
07.01.08

Akron, Ohio to provide free citywide WiFi, inevitably fail within a few years

Municipal WiFi systems in the US have been pretty much failures across the board, but the good peop...

By Nilay Patel,   07.01.08
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