[FoRK] Unwire Portland Watch

Sat N <sateesh.narahari at gmail.com> on Sun Apr 1 09:24:48 PDT 2007

Metrofi sucks. They installed it last year in Foster City, CA - you
can't get any signal anywhere in the city, including the city hall.
Might have improved now, but I gave up trying to use it.



On 3/31/07, Tom Higgins <tomhiggins at gmail.com> wrote:
> Metrofi won the bid to unwire the city of Portland...the roll out is
> on so how are they doing? A team of local wireless enthusiasts[1]
> took to the streets to find out[2][3][4][5] and got bashed by Metrofi
> for their efforts[6]. Hillarity ensues [7]
>
> [1] http://unwirepdx-watch.org/
> [2] http://www.portlandmercury.com/blogtown/2007/03/the_early_verdict_on_metrofi_i.php
> [3] http://blog.oregonlive.com/siliconforest/2007/03/wifi_testing_an_early_read.html
> [4] http://www.portlandmercury.com/blogtown/2007/03/unwire_portland_municipal_marv.php
> [5] http://blog.oregonlive.com/siliconforest/2007/03/grassroots_wifi_enthusiasts_pl.html
> [6] http://www.kgw.com/news/pdf/MetroFi.pdf
> [7] http://article.gmane.org/gmane.network.wireless.portland.general/21114
>
> -tomhiggins
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