Free Wi-Fi

Mount Fuji

Free Wi-Fi Internet Access Comes To Japan’s Sacred Mount Fuji

Climbers who reach the summit of Mount Fuji will now be able to share their achievement via free Wi-Fi.

07/11/2015

A free Wi-Fi hotspot beams broadband internet from atop a public phone booth. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Downtown San Leandro Will Have Free Wi-Fi By Summer

The new system will provide some of the fastest Internet speeds available anywhere in the Bay Area.

03/19/2015

A free Wi-Fi hotspot beams broadband internet from atop a public phone booth. (John Moore/Getty Images)

KCBS Interview: Google Considers Transforming New York City Pay Phones Into Wi-Fi Hotspots

KCBS’ Stan Bunger and Holly Quan Interview Susan Crawford, a visiting professor in intellectual property at Harvard Law, about Google’s idea to turn pay phones into Wi-Fi hotspots that would be freely available to the public.

07/22/2014

iPhone

San Francisco Offers Free Wi-Fi Along 3-Mile Stretch Of Market Street

San Francisco is offering free Internet access along one of its main thoroughfares. The new Wi-Fi network stretches from The Embarcadero to Castro Street.

12/16/2013

A computer keyboard. (CBS)

San Jose To Introduce Free Downtown Wi-Fi Network

San Jose officials claim they’ll introduce America’s fastest, free outdoor Wi-Fi network this summer through a new partnership with Ruckus Wireless and SmartWAVE Technologies.

03/12/2012