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Vodafone Italia to launch community Wi-Fi service - report

Friday 17 April 2015 | 10:56 CET | News
Vodafone Italia has reached a deal with global crowdsource Wi-Fi network Fon to launch a community-based Wi-Fi service throughout Italy in the next few weeks, reports Corriere della Sera. As part of the agreement, the Wi-Fi offload service will give Vodafone Italia customers access to over a million hot spots in Italy and 14 million in the rest of the world. Vodafone Italia's move follows successful trials by Italian operator Fastweb and Tiscali of their respective social Wi-Fi services. Tiscali's service has already been launched in parts of Sardinia and will shortly be rolled out throughout

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Fastweb / FON / Tiscali / Vodafone Italia
Countries: Italy
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