Managers Play Central Role In Wi-Fi Nets

Karle, Patrick
September 2003
Wireless Week;9/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p17
Trade Publication
Describes Rocket Bakery, a bake shop offering wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) services in Spokane, Washington. Kinds of customers availing Wi-Fi services; Range of the Rocket Bakery signal; People behind the free Wi-Fi usage in the Rocket Bakery.


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