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Log in now! EU calls on towns to bid for free WiFi cash – BusinessGhana

One thousand European towns and cities will each be able to claim 15,000 euros ($18,464) of EU funding this year to set up free WiFi hotspots in parks, squares and public buildings. The European Commission invited municipalities from across the
EU’s €120 million free Wi-Fi grant program kicks offWi-Fi NOW News (blog)
Brussels raises new 3% tax on technology salesTurkey Telegraph
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Commonwealth Games wifi service will mine visitors’ Facebook data – The Guardian

The Guardian
The Gold Coast council will use a new city wifi service to harvest Facebook data from visitors to next month’s Commonwealth Games. The data mining, which the council says is legal and will be used to help the city market itself to tourists, relies on
Free Commonwealth Games wi-fi to expose Gold Coast visitors’ Facebook dataABC Local
Commonwealth Games fans get Wi-Fi goldThe Australian
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