New York is installing Wi-Fi access points Gigabit to the public




The day began with work on the installation of access points LinkNYC within the city of New York, the US, and comes after the announcement by the New York City in November of 2014 for the replacement of its cabins paid phones to access points LinkNYC broadcast Wi-Fi wireless Internet service.

The aim of LinkNYC access points bridging the digital divide and to help New Yorkers who do not have access to Internet high-speed broadband, as well as to connect the residents and visitors of all opportunities that provide access to the Internet.

It was the design of the new access points as an update of the traditional telephone kiosks, and will rely on the infrastructure of stalls phone to raise the level of the provision of Internet access and Wi-Fi Gigabit.

Work is under way for the installation of 500 access points throughout the city by mid-July, and is expected to reach LinkNYC points to undergo tests last week or two weeks ago that New Yorkers can use the points to get online.

Preparations are under way to install more than 7,500 public access points across the city to form a full network to replace the pre-existing phone booths.

The points include access to ports to charge devices via USB, in addition to the presence of touch screen to browse the Internet, and Hacatin Aalanatin size of 55 inches, to provide Internet within about 150 feet away.

New York City estimates that the ads will be displayed on the new access points revenues of more than $ 500 million over the next 12 years will generate.

And form LinkNYC project shortly after the initial announcement about the subject of much controversy, especially in recent months, and the information indicates that other functions are embedded in the points may take longer to be run after the online activation such as Internet Assigned to browse and feature free maps and phone calls the touch screen.


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