wifi

Starbucks Will Offer Free WiFi and New Content Deals

Beginning July 1, the coffee company is joining -- somewhat belatedly -- other chains that offer free WiFi service. The nationwide partnership with Yahoo will soon after expand to provide free access to many paid websites and services.

Google's Privacy Woes Expand to Australia

Google's legal woes over privacy issues in Europe have expanded to Australia after residents in that country recently complained about photographs being taken for Google Maps.

Google to Offer New Encrypted Search Option

After revealing Friday that its Street View cars have been inadvertently snooping into Web surfers unsecured WiFi traffic for years, Google has announced plans to begin offering its users an encrypted version of its search this week.

WiFi to soon debut in Ford cars

You may soon be able to tweet, google and skype from the back seat of your car. Ford announced that some of its 2010 models would carry WiFi...

McDonald's Will Serve Up Free Wi-Fi

McDonald's (MCD) will offer free Wi-Fi at almost all of its U.S. restaurants starting early next year. Until now, the fast food chain has been...

Bus lines: Staying wired on the road

Over the past few months, one of my favorite stories has been the tale of BoltBus. A subsidiary of Greyhound, the bus line charges $25 for a one-way...