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  • Aug 23, 2014
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Hotspot

Regus Times Square

True to its motto - 'However, wherever, whenever' - it was just a matter of time before the world's largest workplace solutions provider expanded its presence with the opening of a Regus centre at one of Hong Kong's most sought-after addresses.

Saturday, 11 June, 2011, 12:00am

Regus Times Square

True to its motto - 'However, wherever, whenever' - it was just a matter of time before the world's largest workplace solutions provider expanded its presence with the opening of a Regus centre at one of Hong Kong's most sought-after addresses. The area around Times Square is home to global corporations, hotels and top shops, and is also a hotspot for shopping, dining and entertaining.

11 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Wi-fi to cover Beijing by end of year

Beijing will take a big stride in expanding wireless internet service this year with its Wi-fi network expected to cover the entire urban area by the end of the year.

20 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

In Brief

HK most tax-friendly economy

14 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Hong Kong catching up in Wi-fi race, say experts

Hong Kong is racing to get ahead of the game as Wi-fi hotspots develop throughout the region and new products make connections faster and easier, tech investors say.

14 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Hong Kong claims top rank in Wi-fi coverage

Hong Kong is the world's leading city in serving Wi-fi to laptop users, with more than 5,000 access sites or hotspots in 3,000 places providing commercial services, according to government data released last week.

16 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

HK touted as Wi-fi wonderland

Hong Kong has become a world leader in providing public wireless broadband service, the government said yesterday.

The Office of the Telecommunications Authority said 5,228 Wi-fi hotspots had been installed at 3,055 locations through the city, making it an international leader in providing wireless broadband.

13 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Internet Everywhere

PCCW's netvigator everywhere service is self-explanatory: it promises connection to the Internet everywhere in Hong Kong.

Based on a USB modem that plugs into any laptop computer, the service uses the mobile network as well as coverage from the operator's increasingly numerous Wi-Fi hotspots - the latest being payphone booths around town.

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Start-up pushes global wireless network-sharing

With US$21.7m fund, FON is changing where and how people access internet

A Spanish start-up with financial backing from two of the world's hippest technology firms has a grand plan to change where and how people access the internet - and it is relying on a global community of grassroots activists to accomplish that.

4 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Promise of a wireless world remains elusive

If you are anything like me, from the corner of each eye you can see wires: white wires, black wires, charger wires and phone wires festooning your office and lending it the aura of a snake pit.

However sharp, clean and paperless I try to keep the place, those bendy lines still ruin the ambience.

9 Dec 2003 - 12:00am