Corpus Christi Disconnects EarthLink

Medford, Cassimir
April 2008
Red Herring;4/15/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article announces that the city of Corpus Christi, Texas has reacquired responsibility for a municipal Wireless-Fidelity (Wi-Fi) network it sold to national Internet service provider EarthLink in 2008. According to industry analyst Craig Settles, EarthLink's divestment is an opportunity for Corpus Christi and other cities to reassess their wireless goals. It is estimated that the city will gain $3.19 million from the EarthLink deal.


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