WiFi on the Frozen Tundra

Whoever said that Minnesota is just “fly-over” country (and that all we do up here is freeze our butts off) should note these two developments:

  • Minnesota Public Radio reports on a proposal to provide universal WiFi access in St Paul.
  • CNN reports on Chaska, MN rolling out wireless broadband for its citizens.

With Voice over IP (VoIP) companies like  Vonage rolling out a WiFi phone, the time of free urban wireless telephony (and, of course, internet access) is at hand.

Now if I could just have always on internet in my car…

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Podcasting hit the mainstream in July of 2005 when Apple added podcast show support within iTunes. I'd seen this coming so started podcasting in May of 2005 and kept going until August of 2007. Unfortunately was never 'discovered' by national broadcasters, but made a delightfully large number of connections with people all over the world because of these shows. Click here to view the archive of my podcast posts.