Free Wifi

NYC Launches Nation’s Largest Free Public WiFi Network

Catch up on Twitter while waiting in line at the Apollo. (Photo: Getty)

Internet service is painfully slow and hard to come by in NYC, but at least it’s about to be free for residents of 95 Manhattan blocks!

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg announced today that a new outdoor public WiFi network is blanketing part of Harlem, from 110th to 138th streets between Frederick Douglass Boulevard and Madison Avenue. The area encompasses 50 parks, and Harlem Children’s Zone will be increasing awareness of the network among residents, business and visitors. Read More