Chicago municipal leaders have scrapped plans to blanket the city with an ambitious Wi-Fi network, citing high costs and low residential uptake as the main reasons.Early last year Chicago announced plans to blanket
Municipalities of the world unite to lose wireline chainsThe common good is back in fashion. Across North America, from San Francisco to Fredericton, more than 200 crusading cities are building municipal Wi-Fi networks.
Toronto went wireless Wednesday, joining the ranks of unwired municipalities like Ottawa, Fredericton and Whistler. Phase one of Toronto's Wi-Fi network -- dubbed One Zone -- is up and running and boasts the
COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEToronto went wireless Wednesday, joining the ranks of unwired communities like Ottawa, Fredericton and Whistler. The first phase of Toronto’s Wi-Fi network, called One Zone, is up and running. The
Communications experts have been watching the developments at Toronto Hydro Telecom Inc. with avid anticipation ever since David Dobbin was named president in August. So it came as no surprise when the Toronto
COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLETravellers aboard VIA Rail’s Quebec City-Windsor corridor route will now have more than scenery and solitaire to keep them occupied as Canada’s national passenger rail service has introduced Wi-Fi access
The nationwide rush to go wireless appears poised to extend toits biggest city yet. Chicago is launching an effort to offerwireless broadband, city officials said Friday, jumping on theWi-Fi bandwagon as similar initiatives
The city of Philadelphia has selected EarthLink Inc. to deploy a citywide wireless broadband network, the largest municipal Wi-Fi network in the U.S., the company announced Tuesday. The Wi-Fi deployment in the U.S.'