Apple To Push Community WiFi?

Apple To Push Community WiFi?
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If municipal WiFi networks can't get the backing in order to provide wireless blankets over cities, why not leave it up to the residents to create the network instead? They could use systems like FON - especially if they're backed by someone they know and trust... and the rumor is that the FON peer-to-peer WiFi system has a new friend - Steve Jobs.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 31 october 2007

If municipal WiFi networks can’t get the backing in order to provide wireless blankets over cities, why not leave it up to the residents to create the network instead? They could use systems like FON – especially if they’re backed by someone they know and trust… and the rumor is that the FON peer-to-peer WiFi system has a new friend – Steve Jobs.

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