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Microsoft WiFi will offer ‘hassle-free Internet’ to Windows, Mac, Android, iOS … – VentureBeat

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Microsoft is working on a new service called Microsoft WiFi, details of which leaked today at microsoftwifi.com. While the website has since been pulled, it described the service as offering “hassle-free Internet access around the world” so users can
Report: Microsoft acquires startup behind Wunderlist to-do appPC Advisor

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Leaked Microsoft WiFi service could bring expanded hotspot coverage, Office … – PCWorld

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UPDATE: Here’s a statement from Microsoft: “We are evaluating a new service, called Microsoft Wi-Fi, that will bring hassle-free Wi-Fi to millions. We look forward to sharing additional detail when available.” Assuming the site is legitimate, it seems
Microsoft to Rebrand Skype Wi-Fi as Microsoft Wi-Fi, Expand to Office 365Thurrott.com (blog)
Rebranded Microsoft Wi-Fi service is in the worksZDNet
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​The Big Question: Would free wifi and leather seats convince you to regularly … – Leicester Mercury

​The Big Question: Would free wifi and leather seats convince you to regularly
Leicester Mercury
The firm is to bring in 18 new low emission buses to try to limit pollution on the streets of Leicester. The double and single decker vehicles, which will replace older models, will also have dedicated space for wheelchair users and extra space for

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Microsoft to Rebrand Skype Wi-Fi as Microsoft Wi-Fi, Expand to Office 365 – Thurrott.com (blog)

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If you use the Data Sense feature of Windows Phone, you know that your handset can be configured to automatically connect to free public Wi-Fi hotspots without requiring you to enter credentials. Microsoft Wi-Fi works like that, but like Skype Wi-Fi it
Microsoft Wi-Fi service on the way, apparently replacing Skype Wi-FiWinBeta

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Tshwane free wi-fi project provides model for social impact bond – Bizcommunity.com

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Kasief Isaacs, the portfolio manager for infrastructure investments at Mergence Investment Managers, says that Mergence has recently provided financing to Project Isizwe to accelerate the roll-out of a free Wi-Fi project supported by the Tshwane
More delays in Stellenbosch free Wi-Fi rolloutBusinessTech
Project Isizwe to accelerate rolloutITWeb

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