More Wi-Fi, Cell Service Coming To NYC SubwayGov. Andrew Cuomo detailed the improvements Friday, saying the five-year, $29 billion plan will restore New York's legacy of building big for future generations.
Non-Profit, Jersey On, Offering Free Wi-Fi Hotspots To Newark StudentsThe offer comes after Jersey On founder Josh Gottheimer said the non-profit linked up with the city.
Officials: LinkNYC Wi-Fi Plan Must Benefit All Of CityNew York City Comptroller Scott Stringer and the five borough presidents want to make sure that a plan to turn outmoded pay phones into Wi-Fi hot spots benefits the entire city.
New LinkNYC Plan Would Replace Pay Phones With Citywide Wi-FiPay phones on New York City streets would be done away with, under a plan that would replace them with stand-alone devices offering free Wi-Fi and nationwide phone calls as well as mobile phone charging capability.
NJ TRANSIT Expanding Wi-Fi To 30 More Stations This YearSpokesman William Smith said the agency is aiming to start equipping trains next year -- but only certain cars, not the entire train.
Marriott Fined $600,000 For Jamming Guests' Wi-Fi NetworksMarriott International will pay the government a $600,000 fine for jamming conference attendees' own Wi-Fi networks at one of its hotels, forcing them instead to pay as much as $1,000 each to use the hotel's own connection.
Jones Beach Among 4 New York State Parks To Get Free Wi-FiGov. Andrew Cuomo's office said Wednesday that the Wi-Fi service is available at Jones Beach, Niagara Falls, Saratoga Spa and East River state parks.
De Blasio's Internet Plan Includes Turning Pay Phones Into Wi-Fi Hot SpotsThe mayor said his administration wants to make sure every neighborhood in the city is wired for high-speed broadband Internet access.