Tag: homespot

Court decision threatens Liberty Global’s homespot plans in Germany

A court in Cologne, Germany has raised a serious concern about the use of homespots across Europe, and certainly the rest of Germany, deciding...

Australian Homespot network unveiled for business

Telstra in Australia has finally rolled out its 1 million plus WiFi hotspot deployment, built mostly around FON Homespots, and naturally, as part of...

Vodafone to add 2m FON hotspots

Two million homespots is a small number for a company the size of Vodafone, but it shows the company’s intent for the first time,...

US Cellcos are building WiFi in secret like there is no...

In the run up to IBC, we spokes to Alcatel’s Nick Cadwgan (we assume it is pronounced Cadogan), the company’s marketing lead for Carrier...

Google could make Iliad’s US adventure credible

French operator Iliad may have had its $15bn bid for T-Mobile USA rejected and branded “preposterous”, but it is unlikely to give up too...

FON expands its homespot model into businesses

FON, the grandfather of the homespot idea which is revolutionizing many carriers’ wireless models, is expanding more heavily into business locations, a move which...

Arris paper calls for blinkered change to Homespot WiFi

Arris has put out an interesting 20 page white paper calling for new layers of quality of service in WiFi Access Points, where that...

Wi-Fi Innovation Summit: Six Wi-Fi trends to keep an eye on

Wi-Fi for public access is an exciting business to be in right now with lots of innovation happening among tech start-ups, carriers, and more...

Wireless Router aims to secure home WiFi sharing

The homespot – a home WiFi router with a second SSID which is left open for passers-by to use – is becoming an important...