WiFi Thieves

WiFi Thieves
technology

On Wednesday I sat upstairs in the London Apple Store checking my email on my laptop through their WiFi connection. I was surprised to find how pretty scarce WiFi is...

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 8 july 2005

On Wednesday I sat upstairs in the London Apple Store checking my email on my laptop through their WiFi connection. I was surprised to find how pretty scarce WiFi is in London, so I just popped up the steps and plonked myself down. Within a short while I noticed I was being buzzed by the security guards and staff members. "Can you believe it?" one whispered. What? OK, so I was the only fellow in the whole store with a black IBM notebook open…  hadn’t they heard all things Chinese were trendy??

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