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Vodafone Spain to close down community Wi-Fi service on 31 March

Monday 12 March 2018 | 08:59 CET | News
Vodafone Spain has informed subscribers that the community-based Wi-Fi service it uses to alleviate congested mobile networks will be shut down for good on 31 March, reports Movilonia. The company inherited thousands of hot spots after acquiring broadband provider Ono in 2014 and offered the Wi-Fi offload service as part of its Vodafone One convergent offers launched in April 2015. However, the service is barely used by customers due above all to the increased coverage and speed of Vodafone's 4G network, substantial hikes in the volume of bundled data and the company's new zero-rated data

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Movilonia / Ono / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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