New York Mayor Plans To Transform Ancient Pay Phones Into Wi-Fi Hubs

New York Mayor Plans To Transform Ancient Pay Phones Into Wi-Fi Hubs

Bill de Blasio wants to replace and update the city's unused communication outlets.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 2 may 2014

Practically everyone carries a mobile phone nowadays that the idea of still using payphones may seem odd to most people. In many places, payphones end up getting plastered with all sorts of ads and graffiti, or mostly unused and doomed to become relics. But not in New York City, it would seem.

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