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Free Wi-Fi for the Residents of Venice, Italy

pmontra (738736) writes | more than 5 years ago

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pmontra (738736) writes "The City of Venice, Italy, started to offer free Wi-Fi to residents (Google translation from the Italian source) on July 3 2009. Tourists and other visitors will pay 5 Euros a day for the service starting from September. The hot spots are connected to a ten thousand kilometers (6.250 miles) fiber optic LAN the City started deploying in the '90s. The first day of free Internet access has been celebrated with a digital treasure hunt in the channels of the lagoon city."

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Free for only 5 Euros a Day! (1)

sneilan (1416093) | more than 5 years ago | (#28583491)

Nuff said. And of course, first post!
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