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citywide wi-fi

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Google Fiber prompts Time Warner to offer free Austin Wi-Fi

Time Warner Cable steps up its Austin Wi-Fi hot spot plan after Google announced it would be bringing its superfast Internet service to the Texas capital.

By April 25, 2013

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Silicon Valley city offers free Wi-Fi via smart meters

Santa Clara is the first U.S. city to take high-tech advantage of the conversion from electric meters to smart meters to give free outdoor Wi-Fi to all of its residents.

By March 27, 2013

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Busting wireless bottlenecks with Wi-Fi

Wireless operators are turning to Wi-Fi hot spots as they try to alleviate bottlenecks on their networks.

By February 24, 2011

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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

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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

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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

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Verizon changes tune on Wi-Fi

After years of downplaying Wi-Fi use outside the home, Verizon has partnered with Boingo to offer free Wi-Fi access to its high-speed broadband customers on the go.

By July 27, 2009

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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

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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

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What’s Google really up to in wireless? Might not be what you think.

[commentary] Rumors are flying that Google wants to resell Verizon or Sprint wireless service, but CNET’s Maggie Reardon throws cold water on that theory and comes up with her own ideas.

By April 5, 2014