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London Mayor Seeks to Blanket City in Wi-Fi

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2010 – With the London Olympics a mere two years away, Mayor Borris Johnson has announced that the city soon will be fully covered in Wi-Fi.

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WASHINGTON,  June 4, 2010 – With the London Olympics a mere two years away, Mayor Borris Johnson has announced that the city would be fully covered in Wi-Fi.

“Every lamppost and every bus stop will one day very soon… and before the 2012 Olympics…. be Wi-Fi enabled,”

Twenty-two of the city’s 32 boroughs have signed up for this Wi-Fi London initiative. Ofcom, the nation’s primary communications entity, has yet to comment on this new program but it does seem to be in line with the goals set in last year’s Digital Britain Plan.

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Lorraine Kipling: Broadband Affordability Around the World Reflects a Global Digital Divide

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The author of this Expert Opinion is Lorraine Kipling

WASHINGTON,  June 4, 2010 – With the London Olympics a mere two years away, Mayor Borris Johnson has announced that the city would be fully covered in Wi-Fi.

“Every lamppost and every bus stop will one day very soon… and before the 2012 Olympics…. be Wi-Fi enabled,”

Twenty-two of the city’s 32 boroughs have signed up for this Wi-Fi London initiative. Ofcom, the nation’s primary communications entity, has yet to comment on this new program but it does seem to be in line with the goals set in last year’s Digital Britain Plan.

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At New America Foundation Event on India, Panelists Talk of ‘Digital Colonization’ by U.S. and China

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WASHINGTON,  June 4, 2010 – With the London Olympics a mere two years away, Mayor Borris Johnson has announced that the city would be fully covered in Wi-Fi.

“Every lamppost and every bus stop will one day very soon… and before the 2012 Olympics…. be Wi-Fi enabled,”

Twenty-two of the city’s 32 boroughs have signed up for this Wi-Fi London initiative. Ofcom, the nation’s primary communications entity, has yet to comment on this new program but it does seem to be in line with the goals set in last year’s Digital Britain Plan.

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Trump Administration’s Orders to Halt WeChat and TikTok Transactions Promise to Affect Chinese Americans First

Jericho Casper

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John Costello, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Security at the U.S. Department of Commerce

WASHINGTON,  June 4, 2010 – With the London Olympics a mere two years away, Mayor Borris Johnson has announced that the city would be fully covered in Wi-Fi.

“Every lamppost and every bus stop will one day very soon… and before the 2012 Olympics…. be Wi-Fi enabled,”

Twenty-two of the city’s 32 boroughs have signed up for this Wi-Fi London initiative. Ofcom, the nation’s primary communications entity, has yet to comment on this new program but it does seem to be in line with the goals set in last year’s Digital Britain Plan.

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