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NYC Launches Free Gigabit Speed Wi-Fi Network – TechCrunch (blog)

TechCrunch (blog)
That’s right, New York City’s public spaces are going wireless thanks to a public-private consortium that’s bringing gigabit wi-fi connectivity through something called the LinkNYC network. The city estimates that the new Wi-fi capability, funded by
New York City is building 10000 internet pylons for free public Wi-FiThe Verge
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New York City is building 10000 internet pylons for free public Wi-Fi – The Verge

The Verge
A new city plan dubbed LinkNYC will replace public pay telephones with a console that provides free public Wi-Fi (“up to gigabit speeds”) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The physical pillar will also provide free domestic phone calls (including 911 and
The Plan to Turn NYC’s Old Payphones Into Free Gigabit Wi-Fi Hot SpotsGizmodo
New York City Has A New Plan To Give Everyone …read more