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New York begins turning its payphones into free Wi-Fi hotspots

Though I am honestly interested in the technological aspects of this reuse of infrastructure in NYC and I love the ideas surrounding the re-tasking of phone booths, there is a strong conversation to be had around the risks of free WIFI to the uneducated public.  25 more words

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Breakups In A Booth

Elvis may have found heartbreak down at the end of Lonely Street at the Heartbreak Hotel, but several other songs depict heartbreak in a phone booth. 808 more words


Google Free WiFi

Recently Google announced Free WiFi at 400 Railway stations in India, that’s great news for consumer. But it’s not something new Google is trying, they are already starting similar service in New York (NYC) and did in Palo Alto from 2009 – 2014. 140 more words


Three Results Of The Cell Phone (2009)

1. No need to flag someone down if you run out of gas.

2. More accidents due to inattention.

3. The extinction of the phone booth. 18 more words


(Wayback Wednesday) Self at a Telephone Booth, Circa 2000

These were taken in Ogunquit, Maine circa 2000 during an off season vacation to the state. It’s not that far from the border on Interstate 95. 241 more words