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citywide wi-fi


Was EarthLink's failed citywide Wi-Fi a blessing in disguise?

Wireless Philadelphia, the nonprofit charged with providing broadband bundles to low-income families in Philadelphia, may be better off in the long run without EarthLink.

By September 5, 2008


New business models for citywide Wi-Fi

Minneapolis is about to complete its network and its business model which includes business and residential customers could be the model going forward.

By March 17, 2008


EarthLink's citywide Wi-Fi biz for sale

The Internet service provider is hoping to find a buyer for its drastically scaled back--and doomed?--municipal Wi-Fi business, the CEO announces.

By February 8, 2008


AT&T embraces citywide Wi-Fi, sort of

AT&T is rolling out citywide Wi-Fi networks, but the company is moving slowly as the market develops and the company continues to push its own 3G cellular services.

By October 23, 2007


iPhone could drive citywide Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi enabled phones, like the iPhone, will drive demand for fast wireless broadband networks like the ones cities want to build using Wi-Fi, say experts.

By October 23, 2007


Citywide Wi-Fi isn't dead yet

Even as EarthLink is scaling back deployments, some cities and regional networks are pushing forward with plans to build citywide Wi-Fi networks.

By September 25, 2007


Citywide Wi-Fi network put to test in Minneapolis

Aftermath of Minnesota bridge collapse tests effectiveness of citywide Wi-Fi in an emergency for the first time.

By August 8, 2007


Google joins group to offer free Wi-Fi in Milpitas

As a member of a nonprofit coalition, the search giant is working with the Silicon Valley suburb in an effort to keep its citywide Wi-Fi network open to the public.

By August 25, 2008


EarthLink hooks Atlanta up to citywide Wi-Fi

The home of the Braves is the eighth city the Internet service provider has signed up to deploy a Wi-Fi network.

By January 25, 2007


Investors save Philly's Wi-Fi network

A group of investors steps in at the eleventh hour to save Philadelphia's citywide Wi-Fi network, which was set to be shut down this month.

By June 17, 2008