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Public Wi-Fi — Fast, Free and Easy — Part 3

Keith Parsons of Wireless LAN Professionals comments:

This final description of good public Wi-Fi is another one with lots of controversy. First a caveat, if you live in a country which has some crazy law which forces a solution other than this easy one — obviously you’ll need to follow the laws of your country. Or better yet, lobby to remove such crazy restrictions!

Easy can be described quite quickly… to access a Wi-Fi SSID, the end user must click on the SSID once. After that, the client device remembers the SSID and joins automatically from then on.

Keith wraps up his public Wi-Fi series with a take on making things easy for the user, which is not always a simple task.

Read more at: Public Wi-Fi — Fast, Free and Easy — Part 3

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Tom Hollingsworth

Tom Hollingsworth is a networking professional, blogger, and speaker on advanced technology topics. He is also an organizer for networking and wireless for Tech Field Day.  His blog can be found at

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