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    Today’s the Day to Upgrade Your Home Wi-Fi to a Mesh NetworkKill your Wi-Fi dead zones.
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    What You Need to Know About the KRACK Wi-Fi Security ProblemKeep your devices up-to-date!
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    Facebook’s ‘Find Wi-Fi’ Feature Goes GlobalThe company started testing the feature last year.
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    How to Safely Enjoy All That Free Subway Wi-FiNearly every underground subway station is now wired for free Wi-Fi. Here’s how to use it without worry.
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    Google Wifi Is Now the Best Way to Blanket Your Home in Wi-FiIf you’ve been dealing with Wi-Fi dead zones or spotty coverage in your home, Google’s new router is the way to solve it.
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    The ‘Secret’ Unlimited Data Hotspot You Can Write Off on Your TaxesPiggyback off Sprint’s LTE network for a crazy-cheap price, and support a good cause while you’re doing it.
  7. More Than 1,000 People Were Tricked Into Joining Fake Wi-Fi Networks at the RNCA security company set up the networks near the convention site as a test.
  8. the chain gang
    Starbucks Says No More Surfing Porn on Its Wi-Fi, EitherThe company says it’s working on a filter that doesn’t “involuntarily block unintended content.”
  9. the chain gang
    McDonald’s Is Tired of Everybody Watching Porn on Its Free Wi-FiIt tells an internet-safety group it’s added a filter to stores’ internet.
  10. Reciting Wi-Fi Passwords Is Still Very AnnoyingWeird that we haven’t solved this yet.
  11. The Chain Gang
    Dunkin’ Donuts’ Customers Use Twice As Much Wi-Fi AsTalk about bandwidth.
  12. legend of zelda flashbacks
    Watch H. Jon Benjamin Play a Video-Game WarriorAdapted from a hit McSweeney’s story.
  13. Rights
    Au Bon Pain Says It Stopped Blocking Wi-Fi Access to Gay Rights Sites [Updated]“We worked with our WiFi provider to make sure it won’t happen again.”
  14. stand clear of the closing doors
    MTA Plans Wi-Fi for Trains to Appease the YoungThe trains, not just the stations.
  15. neighborhood news of the future
    Decrepit NYC Pay Phones Now Offering Free Wi-FiNo quarter required.
  16. Mediavore
    Mobile Slaughterhouse Gives Small, Local Farms a Leg Up; San Francisco JailsPlus: Chefs resort to making their own soft drinks and condiments to avoid high fructose corn syrup; and one expert argues that high food costs makes farming a cash crop, all in our morning news roundup.
  17. neighborhood news
    Dumbo About to Get Even More HipFree Wi-Fi for everyone!
  18. net neutrality
    The FCC Sorta Tries to Keep the Internet Kinda FreeAnother proposal on net neutrality.
  19. stand clear of the closing doors
    Subway Station Cell-Phone Service Arriving Ahead of ScheduleAll stations to be wired by 2016.
  20. Lists
    Brooklyn’s Best Coffee Shops for Taking Care of BusinessThe borough’s top “coffices.”
  21. the future is coming
    Alex Mashinsiky Is Determined to Bombard You With ConnectivityWi-Fi in 1,000 livery cars by fall.
  22. stand clear of the closing doors
    Wi-Fi and Mobile Service Coming to New York Subway Stations$200 million plan is moving forward.
  23. Modern Amenities
    Arby’s Will Open With Wi-Fi, TooThe first Brooklyn location of the roast-beef chain will open next Thursday.
  24. Modern Amenities
    McDonald’s Gets Wi-FiKnow of other restaurants that offer wireless?
  25. Eatiquette
    Are Cafés Cracking Down on Laptop Users?In which coffee shops should you avoid busting out a laptop?