Scottish Rail deploys free WiFi to its trains

POSTED BY on Dec 17 under Mobile & Web News

People living in Scotland might find interesting to know that the Scottish Railways have announced that are planing to deploy free WiFi on all 59 of the class 170 ScotRail trains, operating on most of the cities in Scotland. Few months ago, 4 trains class 170 have been fitted with WiFi already, as a trial [...]

London Underground WiFi will be pricey – up to £15 a month

POSTED BY on Nov 27 under Mobile & Web News

Virgin Media has announced how much will the WiFi access in the Tube will cost to the Londoners that are not with Everything Everywhere, Virgin or Vodafone. One day access will cost £2, as you travel around the London Underground, weekly subscription will come at £5 and the monthly pass – £15. Any Three and [...]

Microsoft and Boingo to provide free WiFi in San Francisco and New York

POSTED BY on Oct 10 under Mobile & Web News

If you are a resident or if you are visiting San Francisco or New York, you will be glad to hear that Microsoft is teaming up with Boingo to provide free WiFi. The project is a part of the Windows 8 marketing campaign. Boingo’s WiFi is sponsored by Microsoft and will provide free WiFi hotspots [...]

Digital Cinema Media with interactive QR and NFC panels

POSTED BY on Aug 1 under QR Codes

DCM in a partnership with outdoor media Primesight is to install over hundred 6 feet panels across Digital Cinema Media’s cinema estate in Vue, Odeon and Cineworld. The panels will bring brands closer to their consumers by providing creative opportunities for marketers to deliver more targeted and effective campaigns. Brands will be able to create [...]

Wireless access restricted during the Olympics

POSTED BY on Jul 26 under Mobile & Web News

Tomorrow, the 2012 Olympic Games in London will officially begin and if you’re planning on spending the upcoming weeks watching it, you might leave your wireless router behind. The London Organizing Committee of the Games is adding 3G hubs and wireless access points to a list of restricted items, such as phone jammers, strobe lights, [...]

Google and Boingo in a partnership to bring WiFi to New York’s subway

POSTED BY on Jun 26 under Mobile & Web News

Google and Boingo Wireless, internet provider known for its services for airports, are in partnership to offer free internet. Wireless internet will be available at stations in the New York’s subway from Monday. By the end of the year 36 stations will have WiFi available and in the next 5 years the other 270 stations. [...]

Eye media to equip its out-of-home media sites to support SMS, NFC, AR and QR Code campaigns

POSTED BY on Jun 1 under Mobile & Web News, QR Codes

Eye, an Australia-based media, is to equip its out-of-home sites in the US, the UK, New Zealand and Australia to support SMS, NFC, AR and QR Codes campaigns. The Eye media announced that it has begun the converting process on the airports, universities and shopping centers, using Amplify technology platform, developed by the company. The [...]