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San Francisco, San Jose combine their Wi-Fi networks using Hotspot 2.0

San Francisco, San Jose combine their Wi-Fi networks using Hotspot 2.0 | The New Global Open Public Sphere | Scoop.it
iPhones — and eventually Android devices — will be able to automatically login to public Wi-Fi networks in both cities using secure connections.
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NYC wants to turn all of its payphones into a massive, citywide Wi-Fi network

NYC wants to turn all of its payphones into a massive, citywide Wi-Fi network | The New Global Open Public Sphere | Scoop.it
New York is planning to build a citywide Wi-Fi network — one of the largest in the U.S. — out of its aging payphone infrastructure. After converting 10 payphones into Wi-Fi hotspots last year, New ...
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Washington’s Wi-Fi Friday: FCC, Senate push for more Wi-Fi in schools, more unlicensed airwaves

Washington’s Wi-Fi Friday: FCC, Senate push for more Wi-Fi in schools, more unlicensed airwaves | The New Global Open Public Sphere | Scoop.it
FCC chairman Tom Wheeler wants to make it easier for schools and libraries to get federal funds for Wi-Fi networking. Meanwhile, the Senate is putting political pressure on the FCC to clear more Wi-Fi airwaves.
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