Philly's Controversial Wi-Fi Plan

Rockwell, Mark
May 2005
Wireless Week;5/15/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to roll out a municipal Wireless-Fidelity (Wi-Fi) network. Approximate cost of high-bandwidth connections to be provided to Philadelphia residents; Operations of the nonprofit corporation Wireless Philadelphia created by the city; Concerns over the effectiveness and appropriateness of a municipal Wi-Fi network.


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