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Unitymedia launches free public Wi-Fi in Cologne

Wednesday 5 August 2015 | 14:26 CET | News
Unitymedia has launched a free public WLAN network at central locations in Cologne. The first 34 access points were installed in the city centre; more will follow in a second stage. Unitymedia also started the "PowerSpot" service, allowing businesses to offer free WLAN to their customers. The WLAN spots are available to everyone; users can access the "Unitymedia Public WiFiSpot" network on any WLAN-ready device. A password will be sent via SMS. The maximum download speed is 10 Mbps, and the daily limit is 100 MB, before the speed drops to 64 kbps. The network provider plans to expand the WLAN

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Unitymedia
Countries: Germany
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