New Orleans Seeks Lift From Wi-Fi Network

Moss, Linda
December 2005
Multichannel News;12/5/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 51, p13
The article reports on the introduction of a municipally-owned free wireless Internet service in New Orleans, Louisiana by city mayor Ray Nagin in December 2005. It is said that the service will accelerate the reconstruction effort in the city. Cox Communications New Orleans is supporting the introduction of the service despite the possible competition it may bring. Intel Corp., Tropos Networks and Pronto Networks made contributions to the Internet service.


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