WiFi

Up and away: Loon’s Internet-providing balloons to take to Kenya’s skies
Coming to Kenya next year: wireless Internet provided by balloon.
Why wireless networks present big opportunities for small businesses in the Middle East
But how many non-IT people know the first thing about how to set up and secure a network?
VIDEO: Blackwire gets ready to shake up in-vehicle WiFi market
9500 RTA taxis in Dubai are on their way to getting free WiFi (or KiFi) by June 2018 or the end of Ramadan, according to Theodore Polykandriotis, VP-business development at Blackwire,the in-Vehicle Wi-Fi pioneer in the GCC region.
Viva Bahrain launches new connectivity technology for enterprises
VIVA Skyfi technology uses a licensed spectrum and works by connecting various points and locations from a single access point, thus improves the service delivery time.
Etisalat to improve in-home connectivity with launch of HomeZone
The home WiFi service creates a strong, reliable signal to help eliminate dead spots. Customers have the flexibility of adding extra rooms, at any time, for a monthly charge of AED29 per room.
New solution from Telstra enables easy set-up of guest WiFi
Research conducted by Telstra showed access to free Wi-Fi is a key factor for customers when choosing between two similar businesses. 66 percent of respondents said they wanted free Wi-Fi from businesses such as cafes and pharmacies, with the number jumping to over 80 percent for 18-24 year olds.
9500 RTA taxis in Dubai to get free WiFi by Ramadan 2018
Blackwire deployed KiFi for 7500 TransAD taxis in Abu Dhabi last year and is partnering with SAPO in Japan to help Tokyo become Olympic Games ready