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Monday, July 7, 2008

wi-fi provider bids for san francisco transit district.

A new California company, WiFi Rail, is close to sealing a deal with San Francisco's Bay Area Rapid Transit district to build wireless Internet access throughout the transit system. If successful, the network would be the largest transit-based Wi-Fi system in the country. Over the last few years, a string of municipal wireless networks have failed.

-excerpt from NPR

1 comment:

superEco said...

it's funny, because i've heard that some people on metro north and other RRs scan their ticket and show it from their iphones. kind of like this guy who boarded a plane with an e-ticket from his iphone http://gwhiz.wordpress.com/2008/04/21/aa-boarding-pass-iphone/