Posts Tagged: wifi


Thai airways in flight wifi

Thai Airways passengers can get wi-fi during flights starting February

Back in August of last year, Thailand’s national carrier Thai Airways applied for an in-flight wi-fi license with the National Broadcastin...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Thailand’s airports to get much faster (and more) free wi-fi hotspots

Although Bangkok is the number one tourist destination in the world, sadly the city’s airport is not even close to being one of the best. ...

  • December 5, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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10 million users in Indonesian schools are now connected via Telkom’s wi-fi project

Indonesia’s educational sector is definitely getting more connected to the world thanks to the country’s largest information and communi...

  • October 22, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Thai Airways to have wi-fi on board

National carrier Thai Airways is applying for a license with the national telecom regulator to become the first airline in Thailand to offer...

  • August 30, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Qihoo to Solve Inconvenient Mobile Connection Problems With Clever Hardware Dongle

Qihoo 360 has for a long time been connected with rumors of hardware development, and aside from its smartphone line in connection with Haie...

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Indosat Introduces Super WiFi for Indonesia

Indosat recently introduced a new service called Super WiFi. With this service, any of its mobile customers can connect to Indosat owned hot...

  • October 1, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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Free WiFi Coming to Beijing Buses

Squeezing yourself onto Beijing’s crowded public transportation just got a little more rewarding: soon, at least some buses will be fr...

  • April 20, 2012
  • at 1:35 pm
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MIIT Announces It’s Technologically Possible to Surf the Net, Make Phone Calls on Planes (After Two Year Study)

After a two year study, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has announced that even though people may not b...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Passengers Can Go Online in 84% of Asia’s Major Subways [REPORT]

A report from New Cities Foundation says that passengers in most (60 percent) of the world’s largest subway systems can access internet. I...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 6:45 am
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Yay! Indonesia’s taxis now have internet

Express Group has free wi-fi installed in 400 of its taxis in Jakarta, Depok, Tangerang, and Bekasi areas.

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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India mobile wi-fi

Tata Docomo gives people want they want right now: more mobile data

Indian phone owners are sending fewer SMS and calling less these days. With growing smartphone adoption, people want more data. Some telcos ...

  • December 2, 2013
  • at 10:25 pm
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Thailand’s free wifi campaign is more real than most expected

Earlier this year we reported that Thailand’s number of fixed broadband internet subscribers was at 4.5 million. That’s a 6.7 percent pe...

  • October 11, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Air China In-Flight Wifi

Air China Rolls Out Free In-Flight Wifi But Bans Smartphones From Using It

China’s top national carrier Air China has rolled out free in-flight wifi for its passengers. But while it supports being used on laptops ...

  • July 4, 2013
  • at 12:22 pm
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The Biggest Digital Sing-along in Indonesia

The “Soul of the Nation” movement finally reached its goal last night. Videos from over 2,000 people singing Indonesia’s national anth...

  • October 1, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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Indonesia’s Smartfren Offers Cellphone With Tethering for Only $41

Today, Smartfren launched a new cellphone with tethering capability, the Smartfren Xstre@m EVDO HotSpot. Xstre@m can function as a wi-fi hot...

  • September 26, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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Waffle: Making Public Wifi Social, and Hopefully Easier

Public wifi is often a nightmare for individuals, made to jump through ridiculous hoops by telcos, venues, or other providers. The Korean st...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 3:02 pm
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More Bad News About Air China’s In-Flight Intranet: No Phones Allowed

Last week we told you that Air China was planning to introduce wireless intranet service to some of its flights. The test service was suppos...

  • November 14, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Beijing Set to Launch Free Honeypot, er, We Mean Wifi

There have been plans for the Beijing government to roll out free wifi for some time now, and today we noticed Techcrunch is reporting that ...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 2:15 pm
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