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muni wi-fi


Luxury SF bus company Leap Transit service suspended over permits

Bus company that shuttles commuters around San Francisco temporarily halts service after getting a state cease-and-desist order related to its permits.

By May 20, 2015


Do private high-tech commuter buses jibe with public transportation?

Jitney-like shuttle startups, such as Leap and Chariot, have been criticized as being elite services that compete with mass transit, but urban planners don't quite see it that way.

By April 12, 2015


Cities themselves may be muni Wi-Fi's savior

Municipalities that plan to use new Wi-Fi networks being built in their cities will likely drive future growth of the citywide Wi-Fi movement.

By October 24, 2007


Missed connections: Limbo in high tech's culture clash

The term "Google bus" has come to symbolize very real tensions between tech companies and the communities they call home. Here's a look below the surface.

By February 8, 2014


EarthLink's woes put free muni Wi-Fi in peril

EarthLink says it can't afford to foot the bill to build citywide Wi-Fi networks, jeopardizing cities' plans to provide low-income residents with affordable broadband.

By August 31, 2007


Microsoft teams with JiWire to offer ad-based muni Wi-Fi

JiWire says it has the right model to make advertising on citywide Wi-Fi networks really work.

By July 18, 2007


Facing economic realities of muni Wi-Fi

Companies building and operating citywide Wi-Fi networks are re-evaluating their strategies, looking for ways to make money from the endeavor.

By May 3, 2007


Meraki is offering free Wi-Fi to San Francisco. Why?

Mesh Wi-Fi company has a simple proposition: It sells cheap Wi-Fi hardware.

By May 15, 2008


Anaheim's first taste of EarthLink muni Wi-Fi

With about 20 percent of the system operational, EarthLink is testing solutions to signal interference, user preferences.

By July 7, 2006


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