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New York’s new LinkNTC public wifi hubs – currently replacing the city’s old standing phone kiosks. Browse the web and access services on a built in tablet, charge your device via USB and make free calls to anywhere in the US with the Vonage app

The first Installation of a planned 7,500 public hubs is underway and by mid July, at least 500 should be installed thoughout the five boroughs.

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Gulp.

Meanwhile…

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Thanks Cormac McCann

Trashbat?

Earlier: Is He Among Us?

Previously: Desperate House Wi Fi

Who Took The Web From The Web Summit?

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A show of hands this afternoon of those affected by  wi-fi issues at the Web Summit.

Pic: Emily

 

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Wi-fi signal this morning (top). Web Summit founder, Paddy Cosgrave (above), opening the second day of the event in the RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Maaaaaan!

Graph via feebe this morning.

Previously: Who Took The Web From The Web Summit

Desperate House Wi Fi

Pic: Patrick Kennedy

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FIGHT!

Anyone know algorithms?

Needs more Karl, in fairness.

Earlier: NERDS

Top pic via Jessica Kelly

Pic: Laura Hogan

Meanwhile…

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Goodness gracious.

Web Summit’s Gracious Hosts: Matt Dempsey, Michael Duffy and Larry Murrin (WebSummitBlog)

(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)

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Also….

 

Moody’s is upgrading its view as Irish employment grows, the government deficit narrows and the wider crisis which threatened the euro-region’s future passes…Irish mortgage loans in arrears by more than three months rose to a record 18.4 percent in the first quarter, Fitch Ratings said this week.

Some investors may scratch their head about valuations for Ireland,” Rainer Guntermann and David Schnautz, analysts with Commerzbank AG, wrote in a note to clients this week, adding the economic backdrop was “mixed.”

We’re going from Banjaxed to Mahogany Banjaxed.

Yay!

Moody’s Set to Upgrade Ireland For Second Time This Year (Donal Griffin, Bloomberg)