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BT to offer free Wi-Fi from Coke machines in South Africa

Wednesday 24 September 2014 | 13:29 CET | News
Coca-Cola South Africa, bottling partner Coca-Cola Fortune and BT Global Services are partnering to set up Wi-Fi on Coca-Cola machines and provide free internet access to impoverished communities in South Africa. Coca-Cola is installing the refreshment-dispensing coolers while BT is providing design and support, connectivity and internet access, as well as business training. The pilot project has been launched in two areas in Umtata in the Eastern Cape province and Nelspruit, in the Mpumalanga province. The sites were strategically chosen for their accessibility, so as to maximise usage of

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BT
Countries: South Africa
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