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KFC Offering Free Wi-Fi At All U.K. Restaurants

03/06/2013, KFC may not seem like a big deal here in the U.S., but they’re pretty popular all over the world, especially in Japan where Colonel Sanders has been a pop culture icon for years. The popular fried-chicken chain will be treating its customers in the...

AT&T offers free Wi-Fi in select NYC parks

11/04/2011, New York might be a sprawling metropolis, but that does not mean the place has no room for some greenery. There is this bunch of particularly iconic parks around the city, and apart from relaxing and exercising there, what else do you think you can do...

Free Wi-Fi on metro in Bangalore, India

10/20/2011, When it comes to wireless networks these days, many people see them as essential and not something extra. While we rock on to our smartphones with a 3G connection, sometimes we just want to preserve battery life – and this is where Wi-Fi networks...

Heineken and BT team up to introduce more Wi-Fi hotspots to pubs

08/19/2011, Both Heineken and BT have come together, knowing that pubs and local watering holes are places where you meet up with your friends for a good time together, and sometimes, there is a need for a Wi-Fi connection because you can never quite tell just when...

Wi-Fi on London buses in the future?

08/05/2011, If you wish that you lived in a wired community, then I would say that the city of London might soon be on your list. London’s mayor, Boris Johnson is currently mulling over the decision to include Wi-Fi connectivity in the city’s buses, where...

Stadium provides Wi-Fi connectivity for 18,000 fans

07/21/2011, Just how many Wi-Fi connections does your local Starbucks offer? Let us expand that a bit more and take roadshows and exhibitions like CES for example, surely at least a few hundred people are connected at any one time. Expand that vision further and what...

AT&T to throw Wi-Fi blanket in 20 New York City parks

06/10/2011, AT&T intends to blanket up to 20 of New York City’s parks with Wi-Fi connectivity – not that we’re complaining, of course, but hopefully what AT&T has in store will be able to work as promised or intended. Currently, there are...

Nintendo 3DS offers free Wi-Fi access in the US

06/02/2011, Who would have thought that one day, you will be able to access the Internet on a handheld console? That surely wasn’t the case when the Game Boy Color came out, featuring blocky graphics with the wave of Pokemon to push sales of the device to...

Londoners benefit from 15 minutes of free Cloud Wi-Fi

01/31/2011, Do you happen to live in the bustling city of London? Well, for those who want to leech off free Wi-Fi connections can always look forward to The Cloud’s Wi-Fi service that offers a 15 minutes per day free scheme from next month onwards. No idea on...

O2 to offer free Wi-Fi in the UK

01/26/2011, Free Wi-Fi – now that is something which many of us take for granted, but don’t you just hate it when you go to a public place and realize that all the wireless networks in the vicinity are password protected? Those living in the UK will be...

Wi-Fi connectivity to be available on New York City area train lines

06/15/2010, A private telecommunications company wants to introduce Wi-Fi service to a couple of New York City area train lines. Mobilitie currently operates the free Wi-Fi service NYFI, and has submitted a proposal to build a wireless network for the Metro North and...

AT&T Offers Free Wi-Fi In New York City

05/25/2010, Good news for AT&T subscribers who hang around Times Square often, as the carrier has confirmed that it would be launching its first-ever outdoor Wi-Fi hotspot in Times Square. The hotspot will give anybody with an iPhone or AT&T smartphone...

Skype Offers Free Wi-Fi To Stranded Tourists

04/21/2010, Nobody likes to be stuck abroad due to the recent flight delays, but Skype seems to be doing what is can to help ease the situation. The VoIP company has announced that the normal charges for Skype Access have been lifted, allowing travelers to access the...

WorkSnug: free WIFI hotspots, thanks to augmented reality?

02/14/2010, [ShowStoppers at MWC] Although augmented reality is currently mostly hype, one has to admit that the demos are pretty cool, even when they are simple. WorkSnug is another example of app that claims to be using augmented reality to help you find your way...